Energy, Infrastructure and Natural Resources
Our Energy, Infrastructure &Resources (EIR) practice is a comprehensive, domain focussed legal practice which advises a range of domestic and international clients,including government entities, project sponsors, developers, construction contractors, investors, multilateral agencies, banks and financial institutions.We counsel clients in the sectors of energy projects such as oil and gas and power (conventional, renewable and nuclear) projects, infrastructure projects involving roads, ports, airports, urban infrastructure and railways and natural resources projects involving mines and metals. Within these sectors we advise clients on the entire range of legal matters, including mergers and acquisitions, investments (strategic, financial and private equity), financing (non-recourse project finance, structured finance and securitisation), public private partnership projects, project documentation (offtake agreements, fuel supply agreements), bid advisory, risk analysis, construction contracts, operation and maintenance contracts as well as regulatory issues pertaining to the sectors. We work extensively with other practice areas of the Firm, including tax, capital markets, intellectual property and dispute resolution to provide holistic, end to end advise to our Clients. India is at the cusp of an infrastructure boom and the EIR practice is well placed to assist clients with domain expertise, industry and regulatory insights and pragmatic legal solutions for infrastructure projects across India covering the full asset life cycle.