Energy & Natural Resource

Onshore and offshore, we have an excellent knowledge of the oil and gas industry and the way it operates globally. Our clients include contractors, sub-contractors, operators and underwriters.

Our Energy and Natural resources group is fully engaged in Arbitration and litigation and equally in the drilling production, subsea services, engineering and construction, Marine off shore services, LNG, transactions involving FSRUs (Floating Storage and Re-gasification Units) for LNG and FPSOs (Floating Production, Storage And Offloading vessels), pipelines and pollution.

In the energy industry, our commitment to client service and the depth of our legal team consistently gives F.O. Akinrele & Co recognition from sources such as Chambers and Partners and Who’s Who Legal since 2001.

The oil and gas operators have been the traditional and primary client base of the firm, the Energy and Natural Resources team now represent producers, processors, transporters, distributors and marketers of all forms of energy such as oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, coal, traditional and renewable power and alternative fuels as well as a number of service companies that support these areas.

Our partners are leading practitioners in this sector and have contributed to the growth and profile of the Nigerian energy sector as well as heighten the scrutiny and development of the sector.

Transactional work in the energy sector is at the core of the Energy and Natural Resources Group’s work. Clients look to our team of lawyers to provide counsel on sophisticated and innovative energy transactions, many of which have forged new frontiers in the industry.