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James has more than 20 years’ experience, with an extensive track record in upstream oil and gas transactions including M&A and development and operational contracts. He has extensive experience in the UKCS and has also worked on transactions in the US, Malaysia, Mexico, Romania, the Caribbean and Egypt.

He is particularly interested in decommissioning and acts for a number of operators and non-operators on decommissioning issues. He is a member of the Oil & Gas UK Legal Issues Decommissioning Workgroup and the Law Society of Scotland Energy Policy Committee.

Dual-qualified in Scots and English law, he is a recommended energy lawyer in the 2017 edition of the Legal 500 and Chambers 2018. Chambers says “James Downie is known as a true oil and gas expert by market sources. Clients describe him as an “excellent lawyer who always provides very good, timely legal and commercial advice”."

James contributed to the “Technical and Legal Guide to the UK Oil and Gas Industry” and the “Technical and Legal Guide to Global Hydrocarbons.

 


Recommended lawyer 2017

Chambers UK 2018

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