• hard commodities transport and logistics

    Hard Commodities

  • soft commodities trade and commodities

    Soft Commodities

  • oil and gas trade and commodities

    Oil & Gas Trading

  • energy trading trade and commodities

    Energy Trading

    energy trading trade and commodities

    Energy Trading

    One of the firm’s strengths is the volume of international work that it is able to handle on a regular basis owing to its global network and understanding of deals
    Chambers UK, 2013: Energy & Natural resources
    Very good client service and commercial awareness
    Chambers UK, 2014: Energy & Natural resources

    We have a deep understanding of the global energy supply chain allowing us to provide commercially focused legal advice assisting clients to navigate through difficult markets

    The energy sector continues to face many unique challenges. As global energy supplies have become scarce and competition for energy has increased the significance of energy trading has grown.

    We thrive on helping our clients meet these challenges. Our pragmatic and commercial advice helps our clients succeed, finding solutions in difficult jurisdictions and getting deals done.

    We provide support for traders in the global and European trading markets. We advise on long term contracts for sourcing energy and energy trading on and off exchange.

    Our clients include oil and gas multinationals, power utilities, international trading companies, independents, banks and finance houses.

    We have experience of advising on all energy and environmental products including power from conventional and renewable sources, gas, LNG, oil, coal and emissions allowances, traded on spot, forward and futures markets.  We also advise on the associated infrastructure including pipelines, gas and power networks, refineries and storage facilities.

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    • Clare Hatcher


    • Marko Kraljevic


    • Hatty Sumption


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  • trade finance trade and commodities

    Trade Finance

  • Regulatory and investigations aviation

    Regulatory & Investigations

  • transport and logistics trade and commodities

    Transportation & Logistics

  • warehousing and storage trade and commodities

    Warehousing & Storage

  • corporate and shareholder disputes commercial litigation and adr


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  • Has a substantial footprint in the natural resources sector
    Chambers UK 2014
  • goes beyond advising on the law
    Legal 500 UK 2014
  • Very good client service and commercial awareness
    Client quote, Chambers UK 2014
  • Highly renowned for handling commercial disputes arising out of energy matters
    Chambers UK 2014: Energy & Natural Resources
  • Clyde & Co has strong transactional and contentious expertise with an impressive track record in emerging markets
    Legal 500 2013: Projects, energy and natural resources - Oil and gas
  • Advises across the full range of transactional matters
    Chambers UK 2013
  • Top choice for cross-jurisdictional commodities trading disputes
    Chambers UK 2014
  • Highly renowned for handling commercial disputes arising out of energy matters
    Chambers UK 2014: Energy & Natural Resources
  • Doing an excellent job in commodities
    Client quote, Legal 500 2012
  • The group is known for its regulatory advice concerning sanctions and the UK Bribery Act
    Chambers UK 2013
  • They work hard at getting the right end result, they look for solutions rather than just following a process
    Client quote, Chambers UK 2014
  • The team regularly advises on bribery and corruption, WTO/EU and other regulatory issues associated with investment
    Legal 500 2013
  • Increasingly acting for clients on transactions relating to emerging markets
    Chambers UK 2014
  • Well known for its prolific transactional practice
    Chambers Global 2014
  • The team is increasingly involved in disputes arising under investment treaties, acting for and against governments
    Legal 500 2012
  • Quality international arbitration team operating within an acclaimed dispute resolution group
    Chambers UK 2014
  • Clyde & Co has ‘a highly recommended practice’
    Legal 500 2013
  • Clyde & Co's shipping practice is praised for its ‘depth of knowledge and breadth of experience’
    Legal 500 2013
  • Able to help in difficult territories
    Client quote, Chambers UK 2014: Transport: Logistics
  • A great and long reputation as shipping lawyers, especially for advising on cargo-related matters
    Chambers UK 2014
  • Clyde & Co maintains a strong presence in Qatar, with a focus on sophisticated corporate structuring and transactions
    Chambers Global 2014

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