COMMERCIAL

We are proudly to provide prestigious legal practice to support clients’ needs for corporate and investment in the UK.  Our key members exhibit profound knowledge of laws related to M&A, real estate, labour, corporate and investment activities, as well as the proven track record on experience working with leading investment management and service companies in the UK. Our transactional practice is very diverse, involving numerous domestic and international companies and properties.

Energy

We are able to assist and work with you in a wide range of national and cross border energy transactions and projects. Whether you are a private and state-owned entity, we can help transform your projects into an income generator or profit-making transactions. We can provide you with workable solutions to your concerns and problems.

As energy lawyers who have all worked in-house for multinational energy companies, we know how to deliver legal solutions that are the most commercial focus, which meet your business objectives.

We offer you an approach which is simple, inexpensive and practical. We do not protracted negotiations or lengthy letters of advice. We simply help you with your projects and transactions.

Our oil and gas lawyers have worked in-house for:

    • Anadarko Petroleum Indonesia;
    • ExxonMobil Oil Indonesia;
    • BP Plc (UK);
    • Premier Oil Plc (UK).

 

Shipping & Aviation

Our dedicated specialist team can assist you to transact international on shipping brokerage deals. We can also work on supply-time contract for your hire or purchase vessels. EPLegal’s solicitors also have the proven skills, industry experience, and acquired knowledge to provide top-quality representation covering all aspects legal matters in aircraft lease/novation/transfer transactions such as preparation of and drafting aircraft lease agreement, novation/transfer agreement.

In addition, we also provide clients with a broad range of advice services for owners, lessors, lenders and guarantors in the planning and exercise of remedies in connection with financing and refinancing transactions. In the UK aviation market, we have experience in representing our clients in all types of international operating lease transactions.

Compliance health checks

We can review your practices and processes and advise steps to put them in order and in compliance with the regulatory requirements. The advice and steps will be fit for purpose for your business needs. Our risk lawyer, who has spent years working in-house in London in the area of legal and risks compliance (UK Bribery Act), can help you with the particular tasks below:

    • Creating process and policies for anti-corruption screening and due diligence (“ACDD”) and background checks at the recruitment stage;
    • Creating process for compliance monitoring ensuring periodic checks requirements;
    • Assessing your supply chain bribery and corruption risks and creating fit-for-purpose procedures for supplier ACDD (including creating fit-for-purpose ACDD questionnaire);
    • Conducting bribery and corruption desktop and/or on-site compliance audit.