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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

1 WOOD STREET, CHEAPSIDE, LONDON, EC2V 7WS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7919 4500
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Fax 020 7919 4919
DX:
154280 CHEAPSIDE 8
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Web:
www.eversheds-sutherland.com

Greg Hammond

Tel:
Work +44 207 919 4989
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Eversheds Sutherland

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Greg acts for parties in major corporate finance transactions in the UK and internationally, including M&A, private equity, capital markets and joint ventures. He also focuses on matters relating to the natural resources industry (including oil and gas) and acts for governments, public and private corporations, private equity houses, banks and multilateral agencies.

For over ten years, he has regularly been listed in the world’s leading legal directories (including Chambers Global, Chambers UK and Legal 500 UK) for each of energy/natural resources, M&A, private equity and/or capital markets matters. He is also highly recommended in the PLC Private Equity Handbook.

He was listed as a "Star Partner" in The Lawyer's 2011 edition of "The Transatlantic Elite."

He frequently speaks on topics relating to corporate finance and/or oil & gas at legal conferences and seminars, particularly in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and CIS.

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London: Projects, energy and natural resources

Oil and gas

Within: Oil and gas

Legal director and M&A specialist James Vernon recently joined Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP 's oil and gas team from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and acted for Essar in its $12bn disposal of Essar Oil. Other recent highlights include advising National Grid on the separation and subsequent sale of its gas distribution business, and Greg Hammond's advice to China National Petroleum Corporation in its acquisition of an 8% stake in a high-value onshore barrel onshore  concession project in Abu Dhabi. On the financing side Alex Doughty advised an oil company on a debt financing and subsequent restructuring of various facilities pertaining to the upgrade and expansion of an oil refinery in Eastern Europe. Robert Pitcher and Greg Hammond co-head the department. Other key clients include Shell, Lukoil, Vitol and Eni.

Legal director and M&A specialist James Vernon recently joined Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP 's oil and gas team from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and acted for Essar in its $12bn disposal of Essar Oil. Other recent highlights include advising National Grid on the separation and subsequent sale of its gas distribution business, and Greg Hammond's advice to China National Petroleum Corporation in its acquisition of an 8% stake in a high-value onshore barrel onshore  concession project in Abu Dhabi. On the financing side Alex Doughty advised an oil company on a debt financing and subsequent restructuring of various facilities pertaining to the upgrade and expansion of an oil refinery in Eastern Europe. Robert Pitcher and Greg Hammond co-head the department. Other key clients include Shell, Lukoil, Vitol and Eni.

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