As the world economies push through the global recession, demand for natural resources to fuel the recovery is only set to grow.
We understand that when clients invest in emerging markets they need comprehensive advice and sector specific knowledge tailored to the individual circumstances of each deal. This is why we impart the experience that we have acquired to our clients to ensure that they are fully informed of all legal aspects pertaining to their investments across the region's infrastructure, energy and natural resources industries.
OLF has been involved in a number of energy-related cases. In particular, the firm has acted on the negotiation, drafting and interpretation of energy contracts and has significant experience in disputes arising from the execution and termination of production sharing agreements in the oil & gas industry. Members of our team have previously advised on oil and gas transportation issues, cost of service, rates and adjustment clauses, as well as antitrust and jurisdictional issues. We also have particular experience in nuclear facilities and licensing regimes (in Europe and MENA, particularly in the UAE) as well as disputes arising from them.
OLF additionally assists clients on a wide variety of other energy matters including development of individualized energy tariffs as well as on the negotiation of sale and purchase agreements.