Energy & Natural Resources

A & E Law Partnership is highly regarded in energy and natural resources practice, which spans Electricity, Oil & Gas, and Solid Minerals Development.

In the area of Power, we have provided policy and legal advisory services to private power companies, Bureau of Public Enterprises, and the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission on power sector-related transactions and regulatory issues. We have advised and negotiated project finance transactions in power sector, produced transaction documents and reviewed legal frameworks relating to generation, transmission, and distribution of electric power in Nigeria and recommended optimum business structure for clients.

Our dynamic oil & gas team provides reliable and solution-based advice as a result of sector-based experience which spans over 30 years. The team has drawn up several MOUs, Partnership and Joint Venture Agreements for several oil and gas transactions, provided legal and policy advice relating to oil and gas, assisted and supported foreign investors in oil and gas sector to establish presence in Nigeria.
We have also advised and supported oil and gas companies on regulatory and corporate governance issues, provided legal support to companies in their development and implementation of the Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry Local Content Policy.
We have also undertaken advisory work in the area of mining and solid minerals