London is one of the most important financial centres in the world and a key location for Fasken Martineau. We link the firm’s Canadian and South African offices, acting on numerous cross-continent transactions, and offer local advice to those of our clients who conduct business in the UK.
Our London lawyers provide legal services to clients in the mining, energy, infrastructure and banking sectors, principally in respect of capital markets transactions, corporate/ commercial matters, mergers & acquisitions, project finance, and public-private partnerships.
Our lawyers in London are qualified in multiple jurisdictions, are fluent in a number of languages (including German, Mandarin, Swedish, Yoruba and French), and have wide-ranging knowledge and experience of the industries in which we specialise. They have extensive experience of working in Africa, Europe, North and South America, as well as the CIS and China.
Our clients include listed and private national and international mining and oil & gas companies, resource exploration companies, industry service providers, governments, commodity trading houses, financial institutions, investment funds, corporate and institutional borrowers, brokers, merchant banks, sponsors, commercial lenders, export credit agencies and others.
Our offices are located in the heart of the City of London, close to the London Stock Exchange, the AIM Market, Lloyds of London, the headquarters of numerous banks, and many public transport links.