Global Specialists in Energy and Infrastructure

We are a law firm established by a team of highly experienced lawyers, operating internationally in the Energy and Infrastructure sector.

We have a vision to deliver excellent legal and commercial advice, working in partnership with our clients wherever their journey takes them globally.

Our lawyers are specialists in structuring projects and advising across jurisdictions internationally.  Each of our leaders is an expert in their chosen field, having more than 15 years practising in our sector.

Created in response to the ever-changing legal market, our firm is driven by a desire to do things differently.

Global Experience

Sample of expertise & involvement across the globe:

Sector Focus

Energy

Supporting the delivery of decarbonisation and the drive to meet net zero global targets.

Urban Development & Regeneration

We are actively involved in several urban development and regeneration projects.

Utilities

Provision of the necessary utilities to meet the needs of communities, commerce, and industry is one of the unspoken challenges facing the utilities sector in coming years.

Transport

Modern transport systems are integrated to the wider social infrastructure. They are highly sophisticated technological challenges.

Engineering & Construction

We have deep experience advising major contractors and developers on the legal aspects of the projects they enter in to.‍

Nuclear

Our team encompasses expertise from lawyers with both private practice and in-house experience.

Energy

Supporting the delivery of decarbonisation and the drive to meet net zero global targets.

Urban Development & Regeneration

We are actively involved in several urban development and regeneration projects.

Utilities

Provision of the necessary utilities to meet the needs of communities, commerce, and industry is one of the unspoken challenges facing the utilities sector in coming years.

Transport

Modern transport systems are integrated to the wider social infrastructure. They are highly sophisticated technological challenges.

Engineering & Construction

We have deep experience advising major contractors and developers on the legal aspects of the projects they enter in to.‍

Nuclear

Our team encompasses expertise from lawyers with both private practice and in-house experience.

Our Solicitors & Team

Andrew Renton

Andrew Renton

Principal
Andrew is a leading solicitor in the energy and infrastructure industry, specialising in commercial contracts.
David Gilchrist

David Gilchrist

Principal
David leads on corporate transactions, joint ventures and commercial contracts in the energy and infrastructure sectors.
Simon Stuttaford

Simon Stuttaford

Principal
Simon leads on nuclear industry matters and provides support to clients in the onshore and offshore renewables sector.
Ali Timms

Ali Timms

Principal
Ali is a senior commercial lawyer dual qualified in England & Wales and Scotland with over 13 years’ experience in the energy and infrastructure sector.
Lisa Naylor

Lisa Naylor

Solicitor
Lisa’s expertise lies in construction and engineering contracts with developers, contractors....
Sandra Rankine

Sandra Rankine

Solicitor
Sandra leads on property law within one of our alliance partner firms, Elliott Matthew based in London.
Eman Abuzeid

Eman Abuzeid

Legal Adviser
Eman Abuzeid is our Jordan based Legal Adviser working in the Middle East and internationally.
Rob Higgins

Rob Higgins

Solicitor
Rob has over 20 years’ experience providing commercial legal advice within major projects....

Recent Papers

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The Importance of Nuclear Power to Scotland

The Importance of Nuclear Power to Scotland

Andrew Renton & Simon Stuttaford
Is the Energy Transition Transitioning? (Apr 2022)

Is the Energy Transition Transitioning? (Apr 2022)

Ali Timms & David Gilchrist
SMRs: Future Regulation Part II (Nov 2021)

SMRs: Future Regulation Part II (Nov 2021)

Andrew Renton & Simon Stuttaford
SMRs:  Regulatory Imperatives  Part I (Oct 2021)

SMRs:  Regulatory Imperatives  Part I (Oct 2021)

Andrew Renton & Simon Stuttaford
The Importance of Nuclear Power to Scotland

The Importance of Nuclear Power to Scotland

Andrew Renton & Simon Stuttaford
Is the Energy Transition Transitioning? (Apr 2022)

Is the Energy Transition Transitioning? (Apr 2022)

Ali Timms & David Gilchrist
SMRs: Future Regulation Part II (Nov 2021)

SMRs: Future Regulation Part II (Nov 2021)

Andrew Renton & Simon Stuttaford
SMRs:  Regulatory Imperatives  Part I (Oct 2021)

SMRs:  Regulatory Imperatives  Part I (Oct 2021)

Andrew Renton & Simon Stuttaford

Briefings

Consideration of Expediting Consent Process for Nuclear Licensed Sites (May 2022)

Andrew Renton & Simon Stuttaford

Changes to the UK's Nuclear Third-Party Liability Regime (Feb 2022)

Simon Stuttaford

International Treaties Must Drive the Change (Dec 2021)

Interview with David Gilchrist by Signe Hansen, Discover Cleantech

GDA Assessment Process & Nuclear Site Licensing (Nov 2021)

Simon Stuttaford & Andrew Renton

Brexit: The Trade Deal – UK Environmental Protection (29 Dec 2020)

Simon Stuttaford

Brexit: Harmonisation Post-Brexit (22 Dec 2020)

Simon Stuttaford

Brexit: Regulation Impact (16 Dec 2020)

Simon Stuttaford

Brexit: Environmental Law Changes (8 Dec 2020)

Simon Stuttaford