Mining, Oil and Gas Law

Our team-led by Dr. Luhende – is composed of lawyers with deep oil and gas expertise and who are conversant with petroleum & mining agreements and regimes worldwide. We assist clients in handling an array of legal issues pertaining to upstream, midstream and downstream oil and gas activities as well as mining sector such as:

  • Negotiating Production Sharing Agreements (PSAs) and Mining Concessions
  • Securing awards of exploration and production rights
  • Negotiating Host Government Agreement (HGA)
  • Advice on fiscal terms
  • Oil and gas & mining venture financing
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Local Content Compliance
  • Structuring, negotiating and implementing acquisitions and disposals of exploration and production rights
  • Midstream transportation, storage facilities and trading operations
  • Concession and implementation agreements; power sales, throughout and other off taker agreements; Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) agreements;
  • Fuel supply, transportation and other long- term supply agreements;
  • Operating and maintenance contracts; and service agreements