HFW extends energy and resources capability with Partner hire
Leading international law firm Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) is delighted to announce the recruitment of Alexander Reid, who has joined the firm's energy and resources practice in London as a Partner, effective 12 January 2015.
Alexander is a transactional lawyer specialising in the oil and gas sector. He has worked on a number of significant cross-border corporate and commercial transactions in the sector, including share and asset acquisitions, divestments, joint ventures, public and private fundraisings, strategic investments, restructurings and reorganisations. Alexander also advises on project development and commercial contracts, as well as general company procedure, corporate law and governance. In addition to his oil and gas clients, Alexander also advises a range of technology companies, utilities and financial institutions.
Alistair Mackie, head of the firm's energy and resources practice said: "We are delighted to welcome Alexander to the firm. He joins at an interesting time for the oil and gas sector and his extensive experience in this area will add an extra dimension to the service we can offer our international clients as they respond to both the challenges and opportunities for growth."
Alexander commented: "HFW's international energy and resources team has built a significant reputation in the sector and I look forward to helping the firm take advantage of the opportunities for further growth in this area." Alexander joins the firm from Baker Botts.