Prospect Law ranked in 2023 edition of The Legal 500

We are delighted to feature once again in the leading guide to law firms and solicitors in the UK for 2023.

We are pleased as an energy specialist law firm to confirm our listing in the 2023 edition of The Legal 500 as:

Our two partners, Edward de la Billiere and Edmund Robb have been mentioned by name in the elite “leading lawyers” group in Legal 500 UK commentary for their standout contribution to respective practices.

Prospect Law Ltd is best known for its multi-disciplinary approach to the energy sector, combining expertise in dispute resolution and transactional areas of law. The firm continues to focus on nuclear decommissioning projects with a growing number of mandates in Small Modular Reactor (SMR) technologies and alternative forms of nuclear power generation. On the renewables front the team frequently advise on floating wind and battery storage projects. Edward De La Billiere focuses on the non-contentious side and co-heads the practice with Edmund Robb, a highly regarded barrister.

Practice head(s):

Edward de la Billiere; Edmund Robb

Clients said of our services:

‘Prospect Law have a broad range of experts at their disposal who can bring years of experience to bear without having to use one of the larger international firms. I’ve used them for all of my commercial and litigation work for nearly ten years and have always found them to be approachable, pragmatic, responsive and cost effective.’

‘The whole team have a “can do” attitude and I’ve found them always to be approachable and commercial in their approach. I particularly like working with Ed de la Billiere and Edmund Robb the two main partners in the business. Both draw on years of experience and have never let me down when it comes to bringing the right colleague into the mix.’

‘Prospect Law have been a constant part of our business plan and ongoing movements in renewable energy for some time.’

‘We see their expertise as a key part of our strategy and their overview and management of our legal obligations and due diligence has been of huge value in UK, MENA and India.’

‘Their expertise means they can carry an overview of DD for legal firms in other countries, which adds additional value and comfort.’

‘Edward and Edmond as senior partners within Prospect Law offer the advice with a personal and protective view of us and our investors within the development and purchase of renewable assets.’

‘They are quick to flag potential issues and always hold a pragmatic view of what needs to be done and why during the last few years particularly through the pandemic and the slow down that has caused with many projects, investors and lenders pausing or readjusting their terms.’

‘The teams strength is that they know what they are doing, they keep you informed and are prepared to give anything a go. They give good advice on the strength and weakness of your case and suggest possible options how it should progress.’

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Prospect is a multi-disciplinary practice with specialist expertise in the energy and environmental sectors with particular experience in the low carbon energy sector. The firm is made up of lawyers, engineers, insurance and risk management specialists, and finance experts.

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