Energy Law Team


Energy is one of the fastest-growing and constantly-challenging sectors to work in.

Our team is rock solid, and packed with expertise and experience, sourced from several disciplines across the Firm.

Our specialist renewable energy solicitors, drawn from our commercial, corporate, banking, environmental, property and planning teams, deliver 'best in class' legal advice on all aspects of the sector. We use our creative energy to give you sustainable solutions.

Our experience, coupled with a commitment to the sector, ensures that the team not only keeps at the forefront of developments in the field, but also actively explores new solutions and opportunities for clients.

We are active members of Renewable UK and Regen SW.

Extensive knowledge and client management skills
Legal 500 2015


Recent experience

  • Acting for St Modwen on its participation in the large-scale biomass generation facility and associated district heating system serving Cranbrook new community and Skypark.
  • Acting for British Solar Renewables on the UK’s first fully-listed solar bond issue (£40m), the first joint venture hub arrangement in Dorset connecting 2 solar farms and a biomass plant under section 22 of the Electricity Act, and various large-scale ground-mounted schemes, including Owls Hatch and Bradenstoke solar farms. 
  • Acting for Mole Valley Farmers on its joint venture Farmers Power Station to offer renewable energy solutions to its clients.
  • Advising Finnvest in respect of an investment in certified emissions reductions (CER) to support a biomass project in Thailand.
  • Acting for Veolia Water Systems on a large-scale AD project.
  • Acting for the Llechwedd Consortium on a significant onshore wind farm in North Wales, including the joint venture arrangements.
  • Acting for a brewery and for a landowner on two separate hydro schemes on major UK rivers.
  • Acting for Storm Energy GmbH on its acquisition of solar assets in the UK.
  • Acting for Gamma Solutions S.L. on its acquisitions and subsequent disposals of 12.4 MW Chisbon solar farm and 9.5MW Wilton solar farm, and the more recent acquisition of Priors Byne and Sowerby Lodge solar farms. 
  • Acting for Triodos Renewables plc on its 2014 Share Issue to further develop its on-shore wind portfolio.
  • Acting for Dart Renewables and for TLS Hydro on their bond issues to further develop their respective hydro projects.  
  • Acting for Downing LLP on financing a number of large-scale ground-mounted solar farms and an anaerobic digestion facility. 
  • Acting for Clinton Devon Estates on its 2.1MW and 4.9MW solar farms.