Practice Areas & Industries: Mayer Brown LLP


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Energy companies need advisors who can identify the challenges and help find ways to minimize the risks with solutions that benefit the business on a global scale.

We help clients with creative solutions to complex problems. The attorneys in our Global Energy practice combine their understanding of the global energy business environment with a proven track record in energy transactions, disputes and regulatory/legislative matters across all segments of the energy industry.

In addition to the core services of:

  • Finance
  • Corporate Transactions
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Energy Regulation and Government Affairs
  • Taxation

We offer a range of complementary disciplines that are regularly involved in energy matters, and in which we can offer full coverage. These include:

  • Antitrust
  • Environmental
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Trade
  • Labor, Employment and Benefits
  • Outsourcing
  • Real Estate


Mayer Brown has advised oil, natural gas, pipeline, coal and power companies, power and LNG project developers and alternative energy providers, as they acquire, structure and finance the deals that fuel their growth. Our worldwide client base includes companies representing the full spectrum of the energy industry, and those that finance or invest in them:

Oil & Gas

  • Exploration & Production
  • Midstream
  • Downstream
  • Pipeline
  • Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)
  • Petrochemicals
  • Refining
  • Shale Plays


  • Electric
  • Natural gas
  • Transmission
  • Coal
  • Nuclear

Renewable Energy

  • Wind
  • Solar
  • Hydro
  • Advanced Biofuels
  • Biomass
  • Geothermal
  • Waste-to-Energy

Specific examples of our experience can be found on the relevant sector pages, which can be accessed by clicking on the headings above.

Group Presentations
  Sonne, Wind - die nächste Welle? ESUG - Erste Erfahrungen und Ausblick im Allgemeinen und bei den erneuerbaren Energien im Besonderen, Dr. Rainer Markfort , Dr. Klaus-Peter Busch, Insolvenzrichter am Amtsgericht Detmold; Bernd Depping, dnp Depping; Rüdiger Wienberg, hww wienberg wilhelm Insolvenzverwalter Partnerschaft; Uwe Johnen, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants GmbH, Speakers , November 15, 2012
How LNG Is Transforming the Global Energy Market: What You Need to Know¿Critical Liquefaction Project Development Issues, David I. Bloom , George K. Miller , Dallas Parker and Robin L. Clarkson, Speakers, October 2, 2012
How LNG Is Transforming the Global Energy Market: What You Need to Know¿LNG Global Market Demand¿Asia, Europe, Latin America Stuart McAlpine , Jose L. Valera , Toshi Yoshida and Colin Harrison, Speakers , September 25, 2012
How LNG Is Transforming the Global Energy Market: What You Need to Know¿US Developments, David I. Bloom and Jose L. Valera, Renato Pereira and Bill Wince, Speakers, September 18, 2012
Mayer Brown's 7th Annual Global Energy Conference, Gonçalo Falcão , Stuart McAlpine , William S. Moss III , Dallas Parker , Jose L. Valera and Toshi Yoshida, Speakers, May 23, 2012
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