Nigel Knowles

Resolving the fracking rift is within our reach


If shale gas can cut the UK’s energy dependence, we must jump hurdles to do it.

Energy News

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Dentons opens in Italy with 21-lawyer team from DLA and employment boutique

5-Oct-2015 | By Jonathon Manning

Dentons has opened its first office in Italy with the hire of 21 lawyers, eight of whom have joined from DLA Piper.

Keith Ruddock Weir

Weir Group GC's retirement sparks search for successor

24-Sep-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Weir Group’s general counsel and company secretary Keith Ruddock is to retire from the Scottish engineering company at the end of 2015. 

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Hogan Lovells energy partner joins Nekton Group as first GC

22-Sep-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Hogan Lovells has lost corporate finance and energy partner David Levin to Nekton Group, where he is set to become the company’s first general counsel.

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Energy Analysis

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Angola/Mozambique: from Asia with cash


Angola and Mozambique are developing fast in a variety of practice areas and industry sectors, as Asian investors set the pace.


It’s all go in Silicon Wadi: Israel's lawyers get busy


A hi-tech sector on a roll, growing Chinese investor interest, rows over competition law and booming M&A – things are buzzing for Israel’s lawyers.

Roy Pinnock

Star legal writers in the energy sector

8-Jun-2015 | Updated: 8-Jun-2015

This week’s most-read briefings writers from are drawn from the energy sector. The following excerpts cover pirates, North Sea oil and fracking.

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