For more than a century, our firm has been a leading provider of legal services to the energy industry, including oilfield services, exploration and development, LNG, renewable energy and conventional power projects. We opened our Dubai office in 2013 to better serve the global needs of our clients, and to continue to expand our capabilities and worldwide reach.
Dubai is the principal hub for advising our clients in the following regions:
Commonwealth of Independent States / FSU
Our firm offers each client the benefit of our regional focus and global prominence in energy and infrastructure projects. Our team has worked on assignments throughout the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, including in the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Pakistan, Nigeria, and Tanzania.
The Dubai legal team has acted for a diverse range of clients including government authorities, exploration and production companies, energy services companies, equity funds, and companies with advanced technology and know-how.
We use our market knowledge and best-practice approach to advise clients on project development and structuring, transactional documentation and in relation to their business expansion in the region.
Year this Office was Established: 2013
Lawyers Worldwide: more than 1000
Areas of Practice
Hunton Andrews Kurth Advises Pacific Gas and Electric Company on $2.4 Billion First Mortgage Bonds Offering
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised Pacific Gas and Electric Company (“PG&E”) in connection with its issuance of $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.25% First Mortgage Bonds due 2024, $400 million aggregate principal amount of 4.20% First Mortgage Bonds due 2029, $450 million aggregate principal amount of 4.40% First Mortgage Bonds due 2032 and $550 million aggregate principal amount of 5.25% First Mortgage Bonds due 2052. PG&E, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation, is a public utility operating company in northern and central California. PG&E was incorporated in California in 1905...
Hunton Andrews Kurth Advises on NextEra Energy Capital Holdings, Inc.’s $2.5 Billion Debentures Offering
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised the underwriters on an SEC-registered offering by NextEra Energy Capital Holdings, Inc. (NEE Capital) of (i) $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 1.875% Debentures, Series due January 15, 2027, (ii) $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 2.440% Debentures, Series due January 15, 2032 and (iii) $500 million aggregate principal amount of 3.00% Debentures, Series due January 15, 2052. The debentures are fully and unconditionally guaranteed by NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE), the parent company of NEE Capital. The transaction closed December 13, 2021...
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