Sullivan & Cromwell’s Energy & Natural Resources Group is regularly engaged by the most prominent companies active across the oil and gas, power, mining and other natural resources sectors to advise on critically important transactional, corporate, and litigation and arbitration matters worldwide.

Our global roster of industry-leading clients includes Andeavor, Antofagasta, Ascent Resources, BHP Billiton, BP, Cheniere, China Minmetals, China Shenhua Energy, China Three Gorges, Enbridge, Enel, Energy & Minerals Group, Eni, Eskom, Fortescue Metals, HudBay Minerals, Minsur, Repsol, Rio Tinto, Sempra, State Grid Corporation of China, Statoil, Total and Woodside Petroleum, among many others.

In addition, the Group regularly acts as counsel to project companies, including Australia Pacific LNG, the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Pipeline Co., Emirates Aluminium, Minera Antucoya, Minera Centinela, Minera Escondida Limitada, Minera Los Pelambres, Oyu Tolgoi, PNG LNG, Sierra Gorda, Yemen LNG, and many others from Argentina to Zimbabwe. We also advise private equity funds, pension funds, hedge funds, Japanese trading companies, sovereign wealth investors and other state-owned enterprises in their strategic investments across the sector.

Guided by our clients’ commercial objectives, we have established a reputation for advising on complex, innovative and first-of-its-kind work, at the same time becoming resources for our clients across the following sectors:

See more about our practice areas across the energy, mining and other natural resources industries. 
  • Capital Markets
  • Commodities, Futures & Derivatives
  • Credit & Leveraged Finance
  • Infrastructure
  • Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity
  • Project Development & Finance
  • Restructuring
  • Tax