August Debouzy has technical expertise in the energy and natural resources industry and related regulatory aspects.

With complementary cross-functional teams and recognized experience in the energy and natural resources industry, the firm regularly advises key industry players and representatives on a wide range of projects and litigious matters in France and Europe, as well as across Africa.

With an experienced team of lawyers, some of whom have prior public service and government experience, August Debouzy has full understanding and knowledge of the inner workings of public authorities and regulators in regulated sectors, such as energy.


Transactions (sale and acquisition of operating or project companies and creation of joint ventures in the energy sector, including assistance with the negotiation and structuring of exploration and production ventures by energy companies)
Regulatory issues in connection with project development, including mining ventures
Legal advice in connection with public-private partnerships (PPPs)
Assistance in obtaining French administrative and regulatory authorizations (including environmental and energy-related permits)