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Linklaters LLP

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ONE SILK STREET, LONDON, EC2Y 8HQ, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7456 2000
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Richard Coar

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Linklaters LLP

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Richard specialises in advising governments, sponsors and funders on a wide range of innovative, award-winning and first in market power and infrastructure transactions around the world. Within the energy sector, he has advised on virtually all types of thermal and renewable generation, on both distribution and transmission networks and on upstream/midstream oil and gas transactions. In the infrastructure sector, he has advised on a wide range of PFI/PPP and other infrastructure transactions, including on projects relating to defence, education, health, rail (both heavy and light), rolling stock and roads. Within these sectors, he advises on project finance, M&A & IPOs, applicable regulatory regimes and the full range of project documentation.


London: Projects, energy and natural resources

Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)

Within: Leading individuals

Richard Coar - Linklaters LLP

Within: Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)

Linklaters LLP has the ability to support clients on every aspect of wind power projects and regularly advises on the planning and development of UK offshore assets. The magic circle firm's full-service offering handles OFTO sales, equity sell-downs, refinancings and decommissioning, among other matters, both at home and abroad. In recent highlights, the group oversaw the development of Moray and Triton Knoll, two of the three UK offshore wind projects to receive Contracts for Difference (CFDs) in the latest government round, and has been acting for the sponsors on the financing of a new lignite fired power station in Kosovo. Key partners include the 'super smart' Jeremy Gerwirtz, 'Mr Renewables' John Pickett, the 'commercial and knowledgeable' Richard Coar and Charlotte Morgan , who also leads the firm's UK Government offering. Long-serving global projects head Bruce White recently retired from the partnership and now serves as a consultant.

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