Clifford Chance


Clifford Chance has a proven track record advising on high profile, market-first transactions in the African energy sector, including the recent award-winning Hakan Power Project (Rwanda), Amandi Power Project (Ghana), Maamba Power Project (Zambia), Azura Edo IPP (Nigeria) and the first (geothermal) IPP in Ethiopia. The firm has been advising clients in Africa, including African and international corporations, investors, commercial lenders, export credit agencies, development institutions and private equity funds, for over 40 years, and was recently awarded Projects & Energy Law Firm of the Year in the 2018 Chambers Africa Awards for Excellence. Clifford Chance works closely with local counsel and its pioneering Africa Academy provides world class training for African lawyers across the continent. The firm is also actively involved in community and pro-bono programmes in Africa.