Bird & Bird's Energy & Utilities group is named global leader in renewable energy for the second year in a row
Jul 29 2019
International law firm Bird & Bird has been named the number one law firm globally for renewable energy mergers and acquisitions deals by volume.
The league tables produced by Clean Energy Pipelinerelate to 2018. Bird & Bird also ranked third for the number of project finance deals globally. This follows on from the firm's number one position for M&A globally in 2017 (and number two for project finance) and number one position for M&A in Europe in 2016 (and number two for project finance).
Matt Bonass, Head of the London Corporate practice and co-head of Bird & Bird's Energy & Utilities sector group comments: "This is once again a remarkable ranking and is thoroughly deserved by all of those working in our Energy & Utilities sector group. To be named the number one law firm globally for renewable energy M&A deals demonstrates the sheer volume of work we are doing in this sector across all of our 30 offices and across all of our transactional practice areas. For the second year running, we can genuinely say to our clients and contacts that we are one of the leading firms in the world for renewable energy"
Please click here to view our rankings: on pages 2 (project finance deals) and 7 (M&A deals).