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Lachlan Clancy is a Partner in our Corporate, Finance and Investments practice. He has extensive experience in the oil & gas industry, including LNG projects, as well as in the power and mining industries.

Credentials

B.A., University of Melbourne

LL.B., University of Melbourne

Diploma of Modern Languages (Arabic), University of Melbourne

England and Wales

Victoria

Association of International Petroleum Negotiators

Arabic

German

Lachlan Clancy "excellent negotiator, patient, and extremely commercial and practical. quality drafter too."


Legal 500 Asia-Pacific (2022)

Rising Star (Projects and Energy: Singapore)


Legal 500 (2019-2020)

Lachlan Clancy "is an outstanding counsel. He is always calm even in tough negotiations."


Legal 500 (2020)

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Recognition

Lachlan Clancy "excellent negotiator, patient, and extremely commercial and practical. quality drafter too."


Legal 500 Asia-Pacific (2022)

Rising Star (Projects and Energy: Singapore)


Legal 500 (2019-2020)

Lachlan Clancy "is an outstanding counsel. He is always calm even in tough negotiations."


Legal 500 (2020)

Matters

OIL AND GAS

UPSTREAM

Advising Hague & London Oil plc in relation to its acquisition of an exploration company in the Philippines

Advising a Middle Eastern company in relation to its proposed buy-out of its partner in an oil and gas production project in Thailand

Advising Mubadala on its acquisition of an interest in the G1/48 Concession in Thailand

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OIL AND GAS

UPSTREAM

Advising Hague & London Oil plc in relation to its acquisition of an exploration company in the Philippines

Advising a Middle Eastern company in relation to its proposed buy-out of its partner in an oil and gas production project in Thailand

Advising Mubadala on its acquisition of an interest in the G1/48 Concession in Thailand

Advising Brunei LNG in relation to certain upstream gas sale and purchase agreements in Malaysia

Advising PTTEP in relation to its proposed acquisition of an interest in Block 61, Oman

Advising ADNOC in relation to the exploration concession bid rounds in Abu Dhabi

Advising ADNOC in relation to various upstream transactions in Abu Dhabi

Advising a Middle Eastern company in relation to a proposed acquisition of an upstream interest in Tanzania

Advising Poly GCL in relation to certain upstream assets in Ogaden Basin in Ethiopia

Advising a Japanese trading house in relation to its divestment of a portfolio of upstream assets in the UK North Sea

Advising Bumi Armada Berhad in connection with the construction and financing of the approximately US$1 billion Kraken FPSO project in the UK North Sea

Advising Mitsui in relation to the acquisition of an interest in exploration acreage in the Barreirinhas Basin, offshore Brazil

Advising CNPC in relation to its proposed acquisition of an interest in certain upstream assets in the Campos basin in Brazil

Advising CNPC on its proposed divestment of certain upstream assets in Peru

Advising Staatsolie in relation to the production sharing contract for Block 59 in Suriname

LNG MARKETING

Advising Mitsui & Co., Ltd, as buyer, in relation to a long-term LNG sale and purchase agreement from the ECA LNG Project in Mexico

Advising Mitsui & Co., Ltd, as equity offtaker, in relation to the Arctic 2 LNG Project in Russia

Advising the Mozambique LNG marketing company in relation to the sale of LNG from the Mozambique LNG Project on a long-term basis to Shell and to Bharat Petroleum

Advising a super major on the development of its Asia-Pacific LNG portfolio marketing business, including development of model agreements for the long-term sale and purchase, on a portfolio basis, of LNG

Advising Brunei LNG in relation to its LNG marketing arrangements

Advising ADNOC LNG in relation to a series of short and mid-term LNG sale and purchase agreements

Advising Pavilion Energy on the acquisition of long-term LNG from BP (secured from the Freeport LNG project in the US)

Advising Centrica LNG Limited in relation to the development of its standard Master LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement

Advising INPEX Corporation and Total in relation to the marketing arrangements for the Ichthys LNG project

LNG TERMINALS

Advising BW Gas Limited, as FSRU owner, in relation to the provision of a floating storage and regasification unit in Pakistan

Advising the Lenders, including K-Sure, in connection with the financing of an FSU and onshore regasification terminal in Bahrain

Advising BW Gas Limited, as FSRU owner, in relation to the financing of the FSRU for the EDP LNG-to-Power project in El Salvador

Advising Bumi Armada, as FSU owner, in relation to the development of the Malta LNG-to-Power project

Advising PETRONAS, in relation to certain aspects of the development of the Pengerang LNG Terminal in Malaysia

Advising the preferred bidder in relation to the Hawaii LNG project (an integrated LNG supply and floating storage and regasification project)

Advising an international oil company in connection with its handling arrangements for the Singapore LNG terminal (including LNG supply and handling, gas supply and gas transportation arrangements)

Advising the procurer in relation to a proposed LNG terminal project in the Middle East

Advising the Lenders in relation to the development and financing of and FSRU in Mozambique

Advising Pertamina, Marubeni and Sojitz in relation to the development and financing of an FSRU for the Jawa 1 LNG-to-Power Project

Advising BW Gas Limited and Invenergy in relation to the financing of an FSRU for the EDP LNG-to-Power Project

LNG LIQUEFACTION PROJECTS

Advising INPEX Corporation and Total in relation to the development of the Ichthys LNG Project in Australia

Advising Total in connection with its investment in the Gladstone LNG Project in Australia

Advising Golar LNG in relation to the development and financing of the Fortuna FLNG project offshore Equatorial Guinea

Advising a Japanese trading company on its proposed investment into an LNG liquefaction project in Mexico

Advising Poly GCL on the development and financing of an LNG project in Ethiopia / Djibouti

Advising the Government of the Province of British Columbia on a range of greenfield LNG projects in Western Canada

LNG-TO-POWER PROJECTS

Advising MarubeniSojitz and Pertamina on the development and financing of the Jawa 1 LNG-to-power project in Indonesia

Advising Golar Power on the development of the Porto de Sergipe LNG-to-Power project in Brazil

Advising Bumi Armada, as LNG terminal owner, in relation to the Malta LNG-to-power project

Advising AES in relation to the Son My 2 LNG-to-Power Project in Vietnam

Advising as LNG counsel in relation to the Thilawa LNG-to-Power Project in Myanmar

Advising a confidential investor in relation to the Kanbauk LNG-to-Power Project in Myanmar

DOWNSTREAM

Advising PETRONAS in respect of the development and financing of its approximately US$28 billion RAPID (Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development) petrochemicals project in Malaysia involving refinery, cracker, and multiple downstream joint venture projects in Malaysia

Advising ADNOC in relation to a proposed joint venture with CEPSA to develop a Linear Alkyl Benzene (LAB) plant in Abu Dhabi

Advising ADNOC in relation to the establishment of ADNOC Trading Company, which owns and operates ADNOC’s refinery business in Abu Dhabi

Advising CNPC in relation to its proposed investment in the Comperj refinery complex in Brazil

POWER

Advising FMO in relation to the financing of the Samas wind project in Indonesia

Advising a consortium led by ENGIE in relation to the development and financing of the Jawa Bali 3 IPP (Gas-fired) in Indonesia

Advising IFCCDC and Clifford Capital in relation to the financing of the 413.8 MW (gas) / 333.02 MW (fuel oil) dual fired Sirajganj 4 IPP in Bangladesh

Advising ICBCBoCCCB and CAB, together with 10+ international and regional lenders in connection with the US$4 billion Hassyan coal-fired power plant in Dubai, UAE. The plant, adopting the use of the ultra-supercritical technology, will be the first coal-fired plant in the GCC region.

Advising the Lenders (including ICBC) in connection with the financing of the Lamu IPP project (coal-fired) in Kenya

Advising the Lenders with respect to the development and financing of the 200 MW Saih al Dahal independent power generation plant in Dubai using solar photovoltaic (PV) technology

Advising the Lenders in connection with a bid for an 800 MW Solar Photovoltaic IPP Project in Dubai

Advising the Sponsors in connection with a bid for the development and financing of five separate wind farm projects with an aggregate capacity of 850 MW in Morocco

Advising a confidential bidder in connection with the AL Dur 2 IWPP in Bahrain

Mining

Advising MindID in relation to its acquisition of an equity interest in PT Vale Indonesia

Advising AngloGold Ashanti Australia Limited in relation to the establishment of an exploration joint venture in Western Australia

Advising Riversdale Mining Limited in relation to its rail and port infrastructure arrangements in Mozambique

Advising Ok Tedi Mining Limited in relation to equipment procurement in Papua New Guinea

Advising Oyu Tolgoi LLC (a Rio Tinto subsidiary) in relation to the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold project in Mongolia

Advising Rio Tinto Alcan on the joint venture arrangements that apply with respect to the Queensland alumina refinery in Gladstone

Advising Tigers Realm Group in relation to the development of the Beutong copper project in Indonesia

Advising Newcrest Mining Limited in relation to its joint venture arrangements in Papua New Guinea

Advising CITIC in connection with the Sino Iron Project at Cape Preston, Western Australia

Advising Rio Tinto Exploration Pty Ltd in relation to the Tasman exploration joint venture in South Australia

Matters

OIL AND GAS

UPSTREAM

Advising Hague & London Oil plc in relation to its acquisition of an exploration company in the Philippines

Advising a Middle Eastern company in relation to its proposed buy-out of its partner in an oil and gas production project in Thailand

Advising Mubadala on its acquisition of an interest in the G1/48 Concession in Thailand

See more
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Matters

OIL AND GAS

UPSTREAM

Advising Hague & London Oil plc in relation to its acquisition of an exploration company in the Philippines

Advising a Middle Eastern company in relation to its proposed buy-out of its partner in an oil and gas production project in Thailand

Advising Mubadala on its acquisition of an interest in the G1/48 Concession in Thailand

Advising Brunei LNG in relation to certain upstream gas sale and purchase agreements in Malaysia

Advising PTTEP in relation to its proposed acquisition of an interest in Block 61, Oman

Advising ADNOC in relation to the exploration concession bid rounds in Abu Dhabi

Advising ADNOC in relation to various upstream transactions in Abu Dhabi

Advising a Middle Eastern company in relation to a proposed acquisition of an upstream interest in Tanzania

Advising Poly GCL in relation to certain upstream assets in Ogaden Basin in Ethiopia

Advising a Japanese trading house in relation to its divestment of a portfolio of upstream assets in the UK North Sea

Advising Bumi Armada Berhad in connection with the construction and financing of the approximately US$1 billion Kraken FPSO project in the UK North Sea

Advising Mitsui in relation to the acquisition of an interest in exploration acreage in the Barreirinhas Basin, offshore Brazil

Advising CNPC in relation to its proposed acquisition of an interest in certain upstream assets in the Campos basin in Brazil

Advising CNPC on its proposed divestment of certain upstream assets in Peru

Advising Staatsolie in relation to the production sharing contract for Block 59 in Suriname

LNG MARKETING

Advising Mitsui & Co., Ltd, as buyer, in relation to a long-term LNG sale and purchase agreement from the ECA LNG Project in Mexico

Advising Mitsui & Co., Ltd, as equity offtaker, in relation to the Arctic 2 LNG Project in Russia

Advising the Mozambique LNG marketing company in relation to the sale of LNG from the Mozambique LNG Project on a long-term basis to Shell and to Bharat Petroleum

Advising a super major on the development of its Asia-Pacific LNG portfolio marketing business, including development of model agreements for the long-term sale and purchase, on a portfolio basis, of LNG

Advising Brunei LNG in relation to its LNG marketing arrangements

Advising ADNOC LNG in relation to a series of short and mid-term LNG sale and purchase agreements

Advising Pavilion Energy on the acquisition of long-term LNG from BP (secured from the Freeport LNG project in the US)

Advising Centrica LNG Limited in relation to the development of its standard Master LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement

Advising INPEX Corporation and Total in relation to the marketing arrangements for the Ichthys LNG project

LNG TERMINALS

Advising BW Gas Limited, as FSRU owner, in relation to the provision of a floating storage and regasification unit in Pakistan

Advising the Lenders, including K-Sure, in connection with the financing of an FSU and onshore regasification terminal in Bahrain

Advising BW Gas Limited, as FSRU owner, in relation to the financing of the FSRU for the EDP LNG-to-Power project in El Salvador

Advising Bumi Armada, as FSU owner, in relation to the development of the Malta LNG-to-Power project

Advising PETRONAS, in relation to certain aspects of the development of the Pengerang LNG Terminal in Malaysia

Advising the preferred bidder in relation to the Hawaii LNG project (an integrated LNG supply and floating storage and regasification project)

Advising an international oil company in connection with its handling arrangements for the Singapore LNG terminal (including LNG supply and handling, gas supply and gas transportation arrangements)

Advising the procurer in relation to a proposed LNG terminal project in the Middle East

Advising the Lenders in relation to the development and financing of and FSRU in Mozambique

Advising Pertamina, Marubeni and Sojitz in relation to the development and financing of an FSRU for the Jawa 1 LNG-to-Power Project

Advising BW Gas Limited and Invenergy in relation to the financing of an FSRU for the EDP LNG-to-Power Project

LNG LIQUEFACTION PROJECTS

Advising INPEX Corporation and Total in relation to the development of the Ichthys LNG Project in Australia

Advising Total in connection with its investment in the Gladstone LNG Project in Australia

Advising Golar LNG in relation to the development and financing of the Fortuna FLNG project offshore Equatorial Guinea

Advising a Japanese trading company on its proposed investment into an LNG liquefaction project in Mexico

Advising Poly GCL on the development and financing of an LNG project in Ethiopia / Djibouti

Advising the Government of the Province of British Columbia on a range of greenfield LNG projects in Western Canada

LNG-TO-POWER PROJECTS

Advising MarubeniSojitz and Pertamina on the development and financing of the Jawa 1 LNG-to-power project in Indonesia

Advising Golar Power on the development of the Porto de Sergipe LNG-to-Power project in Brazil

Advising Bumi Armada, as LNG terminal owner, in relation to the Malta LNG-to-power project

Advising AES in relation to the Son My 2 LNG-to-Power Project in Vietnam

Advising as LNG counsel in relation to the Thilawa LNG-to-Power Project in Myanmar

Advising a confidential investor in relation to the Kanbauk LNG-to-Power Project in Myanmar

DOWNSTREAM

Advising PETRONAS in respect of the development and financing of its approximately US$28 billion RAPID (Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development) petrochemicals project in Malaysia involving refinery, cracker, and multiple downstream joint venture projects in Malaysia

Advising ADNOC in relation to a proposed joint venture with CEPSA to develop a Linear Alkyl Benzene (LAB) plant in Abu Dhabi

Advising ADNOC in relation to the establishment of ADNOC Trading Company, which owns and operates ADNOC’s refinery business in Abu Dhabi

Advising CNPC in relation to its proposed investment in the Comperj refinery complex in Brazil

POWER

Advising FMO in relation to the financing of the Samas wind project in Indonesia

Advising a consortium led by ENGIE in relation to the development and financing of the Jawa Bali 3 IPP (Gas-fired) in Indonesia

Advising IFCCDC and Clifford Capital in relation to the financing of the 413.8 MW (gas) / 333.02 MW (fuel oil) dual fired Sirajganj 4 IPP in Bangladesh

Advising ICBCBoCCCB and CAB, together with 10+ international and regional lenders in connection with the US$4 billion Hassyan coal-fired power plant in Dubai, UAE. The plant, adopting the use of the ultra-supercritical technology, will be the first coal-fired plant in the GCC region.

Advising the Lenders (including ICBC) in connection with the financing of the Lamu IPP project (coal-fired) in Kenya

Advising the Lenders with respect to the development and financing of the 200 MW Saih al Dahal independent power generation plant in Dubai using solar photovoltaic (PV) technology

Advising the Lenders in connection with a bid for an 800 MW Solar Photovoltaic IPP Project in Dubai

Advising the Sponsors in connection with a bid for the development and financing of five separate wind farm projects with an aggregate capacity of 850 MW in Morocco

Advising a confidential bidder in connection with the AL Dur 2 IWPP in Bahrain

Mining

Advising MindID in relation to its acquisition of an equity interest in PT Vale Indonesia

Advising AngloGold Ashanti Australia Limited in relation to the establishment of an exploration joint venture in Western Australia

Advising Riversdale Mining Limited in relation to its rail and port infrastructure arrangements in Mozambique

Advising Ok Tedi Mining Limited in relation to equipment procurement in Papua New Guinea

Advising Oyu Tolgoi LLC (a Rio Tinto subsidiary) in relation to the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold project in Mongolia

Advising Rio Tinto Alcan on the joint venture arrangements that apply with respect to the Queensland alumina refinery in Gladstone

Advising Tigers Realm Group in relation to the development of the Beutong copper project in Indonesia

Advising Newcrest Mining Limited in relation to its joint venture arrangements in Papua New Guinea

Advising CITIC in connection with the Sino Iron Project at Cape Preston, Western Australia

Advising Rio Tinto Exploration Pty Ltd in relation to the Tasman exploration joint venture in South Australia

Credentials

B.A., University of Melbourne

LL.B., University of Melbourne

Diploma of Modern Languages (Arabic), University of Melbourne

England and Wales

Victoria

Association of International Petroleum Negotiators

Arabic

German

Lachlan Clancy "excellent negotiator, patient, and extremely commercial and practical. quality drafter too."


Legal 500 Asia-Pacific (2022)

Rising Star (Projects and Energy: Singapore)


Legal 500 (2019-2020)

Lachlan Clancy "is an outstanding counsel. He is always calm even in tough negotiations."


Legal 500 (2020)

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Recognition

Lachlan Clancy "excellent negotiator, patient, and extremely commercial and practical. quality drafter too."


Legal 500 Asia-Pacific (2022)

Rising Star (Projects and Energy: Singapore)


Legal 500 (2019-2020)

Lachlan Clancy "is an outstanding counsel. He is always calm even in tough negotiations."


Legal 500 (2020)