James advises UK and international clients, utilities, developers, lenders and investors on all types of transactions in the renewable energy and cleantech sectors, with a particular focus on offshore wind.
James advises clients on all types of transactions in the renewable energy and cleantech sectors, as well as on regulatory matters (including in relation to capacity market and contracts for difference). He was previously legal counsel for the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult, where he advised on a number of strategic research and innovation projects in the offshore renewables sector.
He advises all types of clients in the UK (including developers, utilities, funds and lenders) on M&A activity, financings, development and investment framework arrangements and offshore wind joint ventures. He also advises high-profile international clients. Additionally, James has a focus on advising clients on power purchase agreements, including corporate and private wire arrangements.
Reza advises private, public and affordable housing provider clients on development planning matters and has extensive experience on large-scale residential, sporting, regeneration and mixed-use schemes, including providing specialist advice on contentious planning matters.
Benedikt is member of the TMT team and advises on telecommunications law. For his PhD, he dealt with product liability in the Internet of Things, and he has experience in the field of connected car services.
James is an experienced corporate M&A adviser with expertise in private equity M&A. James has accumulated years of experience working with institutions, founders and management teams on private equity and strategic trade transactions, both national and international.
Michelle works within the risk advisory group with a particular focus on technology, media and telecommunications. Michelle advises domestic and international clients on a broad range of legal topics, including (European) e-commerce/platform laws, privacy/data related matters, media laws, freedom of speech and intellectual property in general.