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Infrastructure & Major Projects

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About our expertise

About our expertise

Our Infrastructure and Major Projects Team can provide support at every stage of your project. We typically advise our clients at all stages of the project lifecycle from inception to completion and on operational matters in a diverse range of sectors including Regeneration, Infrastructure, Transport, Warehousing & Logistics, Education, Healthcare, IT/Telecoms, Leisure, Energy, Waste & Sustainability.

Our team has advised on some of the largest and most complex transactions to come to the market, with extensive experience acting for:

> Central government and major government agencies
> Combined authorities and local authorities
> Universities and Colleges
> NHS Bodies
> Other public bodies
> Equity and debt investors
> Developers
> Contractors

Our key contacts include: Iain Bowler, Nathan Holden, Stephen Pearson & Jackie Heeds.


We are an integrated nationwide team offering the complete range of services needed for transactions of all sizes. As a result, we can advise on all aspects of your project and are experienced in coordinating the input of lawyers to provide our clients with an integrated service.

Strength & Depth

We have the strength and depth of resource, market knowledge and expertise required to bring projects to a close. Our team members have top level experience of advising on infrastructure and major projects, with many of our lawyers having joined us from Magic Circle and other City firms


Our team members have great legal skill with the ability to deliver complex projects involving multi-disciplinary teams both efficiently and cost effectively


You can trust us to be commercially-minded, readily accessible and available to provide clear solutions.

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Infrastructure & project finance

We advise our clients at all stages of the project lifecycle including:

  • Structuring and financing ‘greenfield’ infrastructure projects and on managing operational projects
  • Infrastructure planning, including Development Consent Orders for Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects and other consenting regimes
  • Procurement, construction, operation and exit strategy
  • Energy and Waste projects, including Heat Networks
  • PFI handback advice for procuring authorities, equity investors and FM contractors
  • All aspects of Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure projects

Our team has advised on some of the largest and most complex transactions to come to the market, with an aggregate value in excess of £14 billion. Whether you are a promoter, sponsor, lender, contractor, key public authority stakeholder, affected land owner or objector, we are well placed to assist you.

As a firm, we have many years’ experience working with owners, managers, funders, and procuring authorities in managing operational projects across a broad range of sectors.

Our team’s experience includes:

  • Structuring, procuring, financing and managing operational projects
  • Infrastructure funds
  • Strategic planning
  • Subsidy control, procurement and public law issues
  • PPP, PFI, PF2, local authority companies, mutual investment model procurements
  • Outsourcing
  • Joint venture companies, LP/LLP structures-public, private and public/private
  • Regeneration projects
  • Digital infrastructure
  • Transport infrastructure projects
  • Due diligence


  • Variations and terminations
  • Market testing/benchmarking
  • Refinancing
  • Equity restructurings
  • PFI handback
  • Secondary market transactions
  • Data protection, freedom of information
  • Adjudications, mediations and settlements
  • Employment and pension issues
  • Energy, waste and sustainability
  • Electric vehicle charging infrastructure projects
  • Heat Networks

Examples of our expertise & notable work

Meet our team

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Luke Dixon

Partner & Head of Data & Information

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Nathan Holden

Partner & Head of Local Government

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Jackie Heeds

Partner & Joint Lead of Major Projects

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