We recently undertook some research and found that private equity funds bought £11.9 billion of European oil and gas businesses in 2021, up from just £232 million in 2020. While historically some private equity funds have been long-term investors in the oil and gas industry much of the investment has been within the lower-risk midstream
Bob Palmer is a partner in the Corporate & Securities practice of the London office who focuses on the oil and gas sector.
Bob is a Band 1-ranked (Chambers and Legal 500) lawyer with more than 30 years' experience in the oil and gas industry. He joined Mayer Brown in 2019 from another international law firm.
Energy Voice has recently published an article written by Mayer Brown on potential restructuring options for oil companies in the UK.
Whether dealing with failure of a major project, reacting to crises at counterparties or weighed down by oil price weakness, many companies in the oil sector will have to undertake financial restructuring in…
2020 was a fascinating year for all lawyers in the global oil & gas sector.
Over the year we had some brilliant speakers leading discussions with industry lawyers through our oil & gas lawyers’ forum – click on this link to see what we discussed.
Our sessions usually take place on Wednesday mornings (UK…