Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP, part of the world’s largest law firm, Dentons, is pleased to announce that Kunal Kapoor has joined the Firm as a partner in the energy, infrastructure and project finance group. Kunal joins from Ashurst and prior to this, Kunal was with Ince & Co.
Kunal’s expertise covers project development work, project finance, private M&A, commodity offtakes and trading, and structured finance in the Energy sector (with a focus on LNG), and he has extensive experience of advising blue chip energy companies and banks on oil & gas, renewable energy and energy infrastructure matters across the Asia Pacific including Indonesia, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Thailand, Malaysia, Mongolia, Vietnam, Papua New Guinea and Australia.
Commenting on Kunal’s arrival, Philip Jeyaretnam S.C., Global Vice Chair of Dentons, and CEO of Dentons Rodyk, said: “We are delighted to have Kunal join us, and are confident that with his wealth of experience, he will be able to help us provide in-depth legal advice to our global energy clients as we continue to expand in Southeast Asia.”
Christopher McGee-Osborne, Co-chair of Dentons’ Global Energy practice, said: “Kunal brings broad-based energy expertise to Dentons at an ideal time as we continue to see substantial opportunities for Dentons across all the energy and infrastructure markets in which we operate, in particular Southeast Asia. We maintain a top-tier global energy practice, and the addition of Kunal is a further step in our continuing strategy to grow our team and enhance our offering to clients globally.”
Kunal is recognised by Legal 500 as a next generation lawyer in the Energy, and Projects & Infrastructure sections.
Kunal’s arrival brings the number of lawyers in Dentons Rodyk’s Energy practice group to 17.
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