Tom Jamieson > Bracewell (UK) LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile
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Tom Jamieson has extensive project development and finance experience in the energy sector, with a particular focus on renewable and thermal power, and low carbon projects, many of which are first of a kind. He advises developers, financial investors, banks and multilaterals on all aspects of the project cycle, from structuring and negotiating the commercial contracts through to financing, refinancing and divesting the relevant assets. Tom has experience throughout the EMEA region, with particular experience in relation to Northern European and African transactions.
London > Industry focus > Emerging markets
Bracewell (UK) LLP ‘has a unique combination of deep knowledge of the main legal challenges of emerging markets, negotiation skills and the ability to implement solutions that address exactly the client’s concern‘. Since opening its London office in 2013, the firm has attracted more than 100 clients from the energy sector, on which it is exclusively focused. It is a leading adviser on financings, acquisitions and project developments in the oil and gas industry, though it is increasingly prominent in deals concerning wind, solar, battery storage and carbon capture projects. Jason Fox leads the practice and acted for Africa Oil Corp. on the refinancing of its existing $160m term facility with BTG Pactual to finance the acquisition of an interest in Prime Oil & Gas from Petrobras. Up-and-coming partners Oliver Irwin and Eimear Murphy are recommended for cross-border financings and upstream oil and gas transactions respectively. Olivia Caddy and Tom Jamieson also has extensive project development and finance experience in the energy sector. Energy partner Adam Blythe is ‘extremely knowledgeable and can identify the best legal instrument to address the challenges of the transactions‘.
London > Projects, energy and natural resources > Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
Bracewell (UK) LLP, overseen by managing partner Jason Fox , focuses on emerging economies such as those in Africa and the Middle East with an excellent reputation in financings, acquisitions and project developments. Recent highlights include representing Eni on its acquisition of an offshore wind farm project from Equinor and SSE. Tracy London focuses on negotiating procurement and construction contracts while Oliver Irwin advises lenders and sponsors on the development of cross-border projects. Tom Jamieson has extensive project finance experience while Gordon Stewart advises financial investors.
- Emerging markets - London > Industry focus
- Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables) - London > Projects, energy and natural resources
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Industry focus > Emerging markets
- Projects, energy and natural resources > Oil and gas
- Projects, energy and natural resources > Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
- Projects, energy and natural resources > Infrastructure
- Finance > Bank lending: investment grade debt and syndicated loans
- Real estate > Construction: non-contentious
- Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: premium
- Dispute resolution > International arbitration