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Energy & natural resources

We understand the industry from all sides and perspectives – that’s why developers, landowners, regulators and those affected by developments seek our advice.

  • Developers
  • Landowners
  • Regulation

We act for utility companies, developers and landowners advising on all aspects of offshore wind, onshore wind, hydro-electric, biomass, and the carbon economy.

Our areas of expertise include, advising on land/property issues, planning, environmental impacts, funding, construction, corporate structures, tax implications and project disputes and remedies.

Gillespie Macandrew has been providing pragmatic, commercial and innovative advice to the energy generation sector in the UK for over 100 years being involved in some of the early hydro electric schemes. We continue to provide advice in both traditional - oil, gas and coal - electricity generation - and renewable energy generation projects to UK and international organisations.

According to the latest review of lawyers from Legal 500 and Chambers UK, the "excellent" team is "responsive, enthusiastic and experienced," "inspires great confidence in its high-level judgement" and "the overall ethos appears to be very human and client-focused. It's very comforting to have that sense that your interests are being looked after."  

We provide regular updates on developments within industry, new pieces of legislation and general interesting news pieces. If you would like to recieve any of our updates please click here to sign up for updates.

We have produced a number of legal briefings that will be of interest to energy & natural resources.  Please take a look at our legal library for further information.

Click here to view our 2017 Energy & Strategic Land update.

How can we help?

Derek McCulloch

Head of Commercial, Head of Energy & natural resources