Sullivan & Cromwell Recognized as Best Energy Practice by Law360

January 17, 2020

Sullivan & Cromwell has been recognized as one of Law360’s Energy Practice Groups of the Year for 2019. The annual awards recognize top law firms for their work on deals and litigation that are notable for their size, complexity or
S&C advised energy industry clients in a variety of practice areas over the past year, including in M&A, restructuring, financing and litigation. Over the last 12 months, we have advised on over $61 billion in M&A deals in the energy sector and $5 billion of financings for energy project development.
As explained by partner Frank Aquila in the Law360 profile, the Firm’s generalist approach allows our lawyers to “be more nimble and… able to move within the sector to the areas that are growing.”
Some 2019 highlights for the Energy & Natural Resources Group include: 

  • Our multi-disciplinary team worked across practices and offices to help a client retain its culture and legacy during a strategic acquisition, while also delivering a significant premium for shareholders
  • We helped a client simplify and streamline its corporate and capital structure and further enhance its industry-leading, low-risk profile
  • We represented clients in arbitrations and antitrust class actions
  •  As a thought leader in the industry, we released two podcasts that discuss our groundbreaking work involving energy projects.
Click here to read the full Law360 profile on our award-winning Energy & Natural Resources Group.