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Andrew Orr

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Energy, Transport & Infrastructure

Position

Andrew is a Partner specialising in infrastructure, project finance and major projects. He has over 20 years’ experience of infrastructure finance transactions, including all forms of PFI/PPP and energy projects, and has advised on many of the UK’s significant and pathfinder PPP projects. He regularly advises the public sector, sponsors, funders and contractors on infrastructure projects and outsourcings across a broad range of sectors, including: education, energy, health, housing, transport and waste.

Career

Trained Alex Morrison & Co; qualified 1991; Solicitor/Associate, McGrigors 1993–2000; Partner, MacRoberts, 2000–2016; Partner, Dentons, 2017- present.

Member

Law Society of Scotland.

Education

University of Aberdeen (LLB Hons), University of Edinburgh (Dip. LP).


Scotland: Projects, energy and natural resources

Projects

Within: Leading individuals

Andrew Orr - Dentons

Within: Projects

Dentons' team has particularly notable experience of¬†investments into and divestments of projects, as well as financing and restructurings; its work spans areas such as PFI/PPP, NPD, hub, BSF and energy. Key clients in this space include 3i, Dalmore Capital and Sir Robert McAlpine.¬† In a sign of its strengths in the primary projects market, the firm was recently instructed by Choice Housing to assist it with its bid for the ‚ā¨300m Irish Social Housing PPP Programme. It also acted for Aviva Public Private Finance Limited as the senior debt provider to hub East Central in hub DBFM programmes in Perth and Arbroath. Another facet of the practice involves advising on operational change and asset management matters in the projects sector. Euan Wilson, who leads the team, has more than 20 years of experience of the projects sector. Stewart Maciver¬†has more than 15 years of experience.¬†Andrew Orr¬†has been advising Amey on various projects, as part of a ¬£400m ten-year partnership contract with the Education Authority in Belfast to manage and modernise the entire education estate under the Authority's control. Orr is also advising the same client on the operational aspects of a ¬£120m PFI contract with the Authority.

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