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Slaughter and May
ONE BUNHILL ROW
LONDON
EC1Y 8YY
England

Living Wage

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Hywel is a partner who has advised on a wide range of corporate and commercial transactions. He has particular experience in public and private M&A, joint ventures and equity financings as well as infrastructure, energy and natural resources matters.

Career

Trained at Slaughter and May; qualified  in 1996; partner 2003.

Education

Manchester Grammar School; Girton College, Cambridge (Modern Languages).

Lawyer Rankings

London > Projects, energy and natural resources > Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)

Magic circle firm Slaughter and May is renowned for its transactional capabilities, regularly handling complex, business-critical transactions for infrastructure, energy and natural resources clients. Jointly led by Hywel Davies and Michael Corbett, the practice has a strong corporate focus, as well as notable expertise in renewables. Project finance lawyer Azadeh Nassiri is a core member of the group, as is projects expert Richard Todd. Newly promoted partner Oliver Moir has a real estate focus to his energy practice and is recommended for large-scale project developments in the natural resources space. The group also has vast regulatory experience.

London > Projects, energy and natural resources > Oil and gas

(Leading individuals)

Hywel DaviesSlaughter and May

Slaughter and May‘s oil and gas practice, which is jointly led by Hywel Davies and Michael Corbett, stands out in large M&A and private equity transactions. Clients also benefit from the expertise of project finance expert Steven Galbraith, who has over 30 years of experience in the industry.

London > Projects, energy and natural resources > Infrastructure

(Leading individuals)

Hywel DaviesSlaughter and May

Known for advising on high-value infrastructure projects and transactions, Slaughter and May  works across the key areas of transport, energy and renewables, regulated networks, transmission, pipelines, storage and construction. As well as working on UK matters, the firm provides reach and expertise  on international mandates. Hywel Davies advises on a range of corporate and commercial transactions, with particular experience in public and private M&A, private equity transactions and equity financings related to infrastructure, energy and natural resources. He co-leads the team with corporate and finance specialist Michael Corbett, who focuses on public and private M&A transactions, equity offerings, joint ventures, corporate governance and company advisory matters within the infrastructure sector.