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DORNIM has immense experience and expertise in the Power sector as one of the Partners has been actively involved in the Power sector reform, including being a legal consultant in the current privatization of the unbundled units of PHCN.

We advise on all areas of the Power sector which include Generation, Transmission and Distribution.

Our work in this area includes:

  • Advising prospective investors, and new entrants to the sector, on the legal, regulatory and operational environment of the Nigerian electricity sector
  • The licensing and establishment of independent power projects
  •  Providing advice on energy and utilities finance, energy mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, electricity and gas transmission, distribution and supply, power purchase, off-take and billing arrangements, and energy trading
  • Conducting legal and entry due diligence in relation to the acquisition of commercial assets.
  • Advising clients on several regulatory and contractual issues involved in renewable energy and CDM projects.