Vinson & Elkins advised Uzbekneftegaz JSC and Uzbekistan GTL LLC on the sale to Air Products of a natural gas-to-syngas processing facility in Qashqadaryo Province, Uzbekistan for US$1 billion. This sale is the largest M&A transaction in Uzbekistan’s history.
Vinson & Elkins partner Roberta Downey received Law.com International’s Innovative Leader award at the 2023 Women, Influence, Power and Law awards ceremony.
Vinson & Elkins is advising Chevron Phillips Chemical in connection with its agreement with QatarEnergy to proceed on construction of a $6 billion integrated polymers complex in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar.
Vinson & Elkins announced today that Ben Higson has joined the firm as a partner in London, where he will add valuable leadership and experience to the firm’s Corporate practice.
Chambers UK 2023 has ranked Vinson & Elkins in five practice areas. The guide recognizes the firm in Construction: Contentious UK London (Firms); Construction: International Arbitration; Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas; International Arbitration: Commercial Arbitration and Projects UK-wide.
The Legal 500 UK ranks Vinson & Elkins in 4 categories. In total, 15 attorneys were ranked, some in multiple categories.
Vinson & Elkins’ International Dispute Resolution & Arbitration team was named 2022 International Arbitration Team of the Year by Legal Business.
Vinson & Elkins advised ioneer Ltd, an emerging lithium–boron supplier, in a binding offtake supply agreement with Ford Motor Company.
The Best Lawyers in America has named nine Vinson & Elkins lawyers in its “Best Lawyers” and “Ones to Watch” categories in the 2022 United Kingdom edition. Some individuals are listed in more than one practice area, giving the firm a total of 12 rankings.
In its latest report, Sustainable Debt Finance: Trends and Opportunities in an Area of Accelerated Growth, Vinson & Elkins has identified several areas for consideration as parties look to tap into the growth of sustainable finance in an evolving regulatory world.
Vinson & Elkins continues its strategic growth in London with the addition of Roberta Downey and Angus Rankin as partners in the office’s International Construction Disputes practice.
Vinson & Elkins advised SOCAR Turkey, 100% owned subsidiary of State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (“SOCAR”), in connection with a USD 1.3 billion equivalent syndicated loan facility to refinance its existing financial liabilities, on 13 August 2021.