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Vinson & Elkins RLLP
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Energy Transactions & Projects




Alex has extensive experience with a broad range of energy-related projects and transactions, acting for buyers, sellers, developers, lenders, governments, regulators, and publicly, privately, and state-owned companies. He also has extensive experience with energy M&A, oil and gas transactions, African energy projects, and the UK and European power sector. Alex serves as Managing Partner of the London office.


College of Law, Law Society Finals, 1994
Oxford University, England, B.A., M.A., Law, 1992
Admitted to practice: Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

Lawyer Rankings

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

(Hall of Fame)

Alex MsimangVinson & Elkins RLLP

Vinson & Elkins RLLP has a strong transactional energy practice which handles the full gamut of oil and gas matters for leading energy companies and sovereign states. The group is overseen by Alex Msimang (who also leads the Africa group) and handles project developments, regulatory advisory work, and complex energy disputes. Co-head of the project finance practice Nabil Khodadad is a key contact for pipelines, petrochemical and power projects and has experience acting in the Middle East and the CIS region. Andrew Nealon is another key partner in the group, alongside counsel  Alistair Wishart ,  who advises on downstream oil & gas, petrochemicals, and infrastructure projects, and senior associate Nadine AmrLouise Woods is the name to go to for commercial arbitration.