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Projects

Allen & Overy's global Projects Group comprises over 70 partners globally and includes some 250 lawyers.

The Group advises sponsors, governments, construction companies and lenders on projects and project financings across energy, infrastructure, mining and telecoms throughout the world.

We provide our clients with a totally integrated service on all aspects of project work, drawing on and marshalling Allen & Overy’s specialist skills in all relevant areas of law.

Our lawyers win praise for their technical ability as well as their commercial approach and can provide a comprehensive service, including advising on joint ventures, project structures (BOT, BOOT, DBFO, DBFM, PPP, 3P, PFI and others), conducting legal due diligence, risk allocation and reviewing the "bankability" of project agreements, financing arrangements (bank and bond) and relevant security packages and considerations across the globe.

Allen & Overy has consistently closed more project finance deals globally than any other law firm since 2000 and is recognised as ‘top-tier’ in all the major legal directories.

News & insights

Leaves as seen under a microscope

Publications: 21 SEPTEMBER 2021

U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Build Back Better Act – proposals related to Tax Credits and Clean Energy

On 10 September 2021 the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee proposed a range of green energy tax incentives (the “Bill”) to be enacted through the budget reconciliation process. The chairman of the…

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Headshot of Ryan Nelson, Alexandra Clüver and Alessandra Pardini

News: 15 SEPTEMBER 2021

Investment in Africa as A&O makes strategic hires in Banking and Project Finance

Allen & Overy is expanding its Sub-Saharan Africa Banking and Projects practices in Johannesburg with the arrival of three new partners. Ryan Nelson, Alexandra Clüver and Alessandra Pardini will join…

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Mike Campbell

Publications: 09 DECEMBER 2020

The Evolution of the Lawyer – using technology to assist clients

Mike Campbell, a Senior Associate in our Banking and Projects practice in Dubai, conceived the idea for our Covid-19 contract review platform and has recently been working on developing legal tech…

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Power plant

Publications: 13 MAY 2020

LNG market outlook and Covid-19 coronavirus

The onset of an oil price war has already led to a significant drop in the oil price and is expected to lead to further volatility in the oil price in the short to medium term. The combination of the…

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