Energy is one of our chosen sectors, which means much of our time and resource is focused upon it, ensuring we are at the forefront of developments in the sector and are best placed to make a positive difference to our clients.

Our energy sector team is made up of lawyers from across the firm, all of whom act for clients active, or with an interest, in the sector. The knowledge the team brings across the many dimensions of the energy landscape allows us to give you clear, concise advice - combined with strong commercial flair - to deliver bespoke solutions, when you need them.

Operating within the energy sector is incredibly complex, exciting and fast moving, with unrivalled opportunities. With deep rooted experience and knowledge, we’ll collaborate with you and give you insightful, practical advice that looks to the future.

We use original thinking in our everyday work, delivering bespoke solutions - designed to innovate and inspire.

Top ranked in Legal 500, our energy sector team delivers innovative and intuitive solutions for our clients, supporting utilities, developers, funders and others across the energy sector to make the most of the opportunities that exist in this diverse and fast-paced industry.


Read our latest insights report for an in-depth look at how Brexit will impact the energy sector, a prediction of the key discussion points for the negotiators, and the changes we expect to see as the UK adapts its domestic energy policy agenda to align with a post-Brexit world.  

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Latest Energy News

14 November 2017
Andrew Whitehead looks at how leaving the EU will affect the functioning of the UK energy market, especially the building and funding of electricity interconnectors. read

02 June 2017
Shakespeare Martineau LLP has recently advised Renewable Energy Systems Limited (RES) read

05 April 2017
Shakespeare Martineau acted for Western Riverside Waste Authority (WRWA) on the £520m refinancing of Cory Riverside’s Energy from Waste (EfW) facility in Belvedere, East London, the largest operating EfW facility in the UK. read

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