Energy and Resources

Industry knowledge. Real results.

We know what matters to our clients. Our lawyers have worked in-house with major mining and energy companies, giving us a clear understanding of the commercial implications of our advice to clients.

We combine this industry knowledge with energy and resources law expertise to help our clients throughout the lifecycle of their projects.

Coverage where you need it

Because we've got offices in all of Australia's major energy and resources hubs, our clients can tap into the specialised skills and advice of Australia's largest energy and resources team – where and when they need it.

Experience at the coalface

We live and breathe E&R. We are dedicated industry specialists with knowledge developed through years of deep involvement at a corporate, project and operational level.

Across Australia, the Asia-Pacific and Africa, we advise investors and sponsors on major energy, mining and infrastructure projects and transactions. From exploration to feasibility through construction and operation, we've got you covered.

     "Successful Delivery of Resources Projects" reflects our understanding of the key drivers and legal risks facing mining and resources industry participants. Now in its second edition, this publication is built on our experience advising on many of Australia's most significant energy & resources projects.

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Recognition

  • Project Finance Deal of the Year: Ichthys LNG Project (Fairfax CFO Awards 2013)
  • Global M&A Deal of the Year (Australia): Gloucester Coal and Yancoal Australia merger (The American Lawyer Global Legal Awards 2013)
  • Energy & Resources Deal of the Year; Project Finance Deal of the Year: Ichthys LNG Project Financing (ALB Australasian Law Awards 2013)
  • Project Finance Deal of the Year: Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (Capital CFO Awards 2012 and ALB Australasian Law Awards 2012)
  • Equity Market Deal of the Year: Origin Energy’s A$2.3 billion capital raising (ALB Australasian Law Awards 2012)
  • Project Finance Deal of the Year: Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (ALB Australasian Law Awards 2012)
  • Insolvency and Restructuring Deal of the Year: Alinta Energy Restructure (ALB Australasian Law Awards 2011)
  • Project Finance Deal of the Year: Karara Iron Ore Project (ALB Australasian Law Awards 2011)
Who to Contact
Graeme Dennis

Graeme Dennis

Partner, Sydney.

Level 15, 1 Bligh Street Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

 

Email: gdennis@claytonutz.com

Telephone: +61 2 9353 4106

Fax: +61 2 8220 6700

Who to Contact
Graham Taylor

Graham Taylor

Managing Partner - Corporate, Sydney.

Level 15, 1 Bligh Street Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

 

Email: gtaylor@claytonutz.com

Telephone: +61 2 9353 4169

Fax: +61 2 8220 6700

Who to Contact
Andrew Smith

Andrew Smith

Partner, Brisbane.

Level 28, Riparian Plaza 71 Eagle Street Brisbane QLD 4000, Australia

 

Email: asmith@claytonutz.com

Telephone: +61 7 3292 7030

Fax: +61 7 3221 9669

Who to Contact
Peter Wiese

Peter Wiese

Partner, Perth.

Level 27, QV1 Building 250 St George's Terrace Perth WA 6000, Australia

 

Email: peter.wiese@claytonutz.com

Telephone: +61 8 9426 8490

Fax: +61 8 9481 3095