Energy Sector

Energy and natural resources

Areas of Expertise

Business concentration operations
Company acquisition
Contracts for third party access to energy networks, connection points and buying / selling energy
Joint venture formation
Judicial proceedings and international arbitration
Minority shareholder operations
Project development
Project finance
Renewable energies
Taxes and regulatory matters

Marina Paradela

Director of Energy and Mining

International Team

Our local coordinators work as a team on the issues that pertain to this area of ​​practice with the allied, associated or correspondent firm in their jurisdiction. This firm has specialists in this area of ​​practice who work in English, as well as in their local languages.

Lawyers specialising in the Energy Sector

The energy sector faces many important challenges, including an understanding of the complex legal framework regulating its activities, energy policies, emissions targets and climate change, price and tariff requirements, and a wide range of minimum service obligations. Additionally, matters such as data and security regulations are increasingly important and require one be constantly aware of regulatory changes.

At LUPICINIO INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRM we combine our efficiency and capabilities with a hardworking and experienced team of lawyers and professionals. Our presence in multiple associations and national and international institutions in the energy sector allows us to keep completely up to date on energy trends and the latest legislative changes.

We have in-depth knowledge of the legal, technical and regulatory aspects of the energy sector and we are aware of the risks that threaten the sector.

We advise our clients at every stage of the development of their projects in order to guarantee success, including advice on:

  • Due diligence
  • Regulatory matters
  • Land rights
  • Procurement contracts
  • Turnkey contracts
  • Purchase and sale contracts and closing operations

We have extensive experience with financing tools and we can design the most appropriate corporate structure, draw up and negotiate loan agreements, advise on granting guarantees, among others.

We have been pioneers in advising companies which focus on renewables such as wind, solar and geothermal energies.

We have extensive experience in operations that are important for companies that need to grow in order to achieve better market share, develop new technologies, or develop business abroad.