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Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP

107 CHEAPSIDE, LONDON, EC2V 6DN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7862 4600
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557 LONDON/CITY
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Web:
www.orrick.com

Edward Humphries

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Work Department

Energy & Infrastructure

Position

Partner

Career

Edward Humphries, a partner in the London office, is a member of the Energy & Infrastructure Practice with a particular focus on energy commodities and the development, financing, acquisition and disposal of energy companies and assets.
He has strong experience in Africa and the UK and continental European markets.

Edward has spent time in-house as a seconded advisor to a variety of entities including corporate trading houses and an international investment bank.

He is recognized by Legal 500 UK as being the “first port of call for anything related to commodities, delivering current, knowledgeable and well-rounded advice.”

Languages

English

Education

University of the West of England, Bristol, Legal Practice Course, 2000
University of Bristol, LL.B., 1999


London: Finance

Derivatives (including commodities)

Within: Derivatives (including commodities)

The energy sector is a core focus for Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP, which is adept in energy-related commodities and derivatives work, and also has a presence in the metals trading market. Practice head Edward Humphries is not only an expert in trading, structured trading, financing, regulation and M&A in the energy sector, but is also active in other commodities markets. He is the relationship partner for some of the firm's key energy clients including ENGIE Global Markets, JPMorgan, Mercuria and Trailstone UK Limited. James Atkin, who works in both London and Tokyo, recently joined from Vinson & Elkins RLLP to help expand the firm's oil and gas and commodities presence in Asia, with a focus on Japanese trading houses. Managing associate Matthew Stott also plays a central role in the London practice.

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