John specialises in the energy and natural resources sector. His experience includes international mergers and acquisitions, cross-border joint ventures, project development and long-term commodity sales and off-take agreements.
"He's a very good upstream M&A lawyer." Chambers UK 2021
"He is an excellent transactional lawyer with great experience." Chambers UK 2019
"He has a great negotiating style under pressure." Chambers UK 2019
John Geraghty is a leading corporate lawyer for international energy transactions. He has substantial experience advising on cross-border joint ventures and pipeline arrangements. One client comments: "He is very experienced, knowledgeable and is both client and business-focused." Chambers UK 2018
Allen & Overy LLP
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News & insights
Publications: 07 MAY 2021
On 5 May 2021, the European Commission (EC) published a draft Regulation aimed at remedying distortions in the EU single market caused by companies receiving subsidies from non-EU entities.Read more
News: 07 MAY 2021
Allen & Overy announced that Kamil Jankielewicz has rejoined the firm as a Counsel in the Projects, Energy, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Group (PENRI) and will lead the Polish Energy and…Read more
Publications: 21 DECEMBER 2020
The market has been waiting for the Energy White Paper since June 2018 (even before the Russia World Cup saw England’s semi-final “levelling up” at the hands of Croatia and Boris Johnson’s elevation…Read more
Advising Total on the acquisition of ENGIE's portfolio of LNG assets for USD2.04bn.
Advising Reliance Industries on its USD7.2bn sale to BP of interests in 23 Indian production sharing contracts and related upstream joint operating agreements and the establishment of a marketing joint venture.
Advising CPPIB on its acquisition of Shell's upstream interests in the Corrib field and its processing facilities in Ireland together with CPPIB's joint venture arrangements with Vermillion Energy.
Advising Saudi Aramco on the establishment of two 50/50 joint venture companies with each of Nabors Industries and Rowan Companies to provide onshore (in the case of the Nabors joint venture) and offshore (in the case of the Rowan joint venture) drilling services to Saudi Aramco.
He is an excellent transactional lawyer with great experience.
Chambers UK 2019
He has a great negotiating style under pressure.
Chambers UK 2019