Conventional Energy

Clients in the wind energy sector know us for our exemplary work on transactional, regulatory and commercial issues.

Energy projects are complex and clients rely on us to identify and manage risk early in a project life cycle. Our specialist team possesses market-leading expertise in regulation, construction, planning, financing, acquisitions and disposals.

We offer the most comprehensive suite of legal services available to Irish wind energy market participants.

We have acted for developers and lenders on the project financing of wind farms with a combined finance value in excess of €2.8 billion and an energy generation capacity in excess of 1.76GW. Our clients include leading investors, developers, financiers, utilities and regulators.

Our Services

  • Project finance
  • Procurement, construction and development
  • Real estate 
  • Planning and environment
  • Regulation, procurement and supply
  • Single Electricity Market
  • REFIT eligibility
  • Merchant generation opportunities 
  • Competition law
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Dispute resolution


Chambers & Partners, 2019

Strong team which takes “very practical approach” and is “heavily embedded in the energy industry”.

Legal 500, 2019

“An exceptional team” with an “in-depth understanding of the industry”.

Recent Work

  • Nord LB in financing the 45MW Slieve Callan Wind Farm.

  • NTR plc in financing the 17.5MW Coollegrean Wind Farm and the 9MW Teevurcher Wind Farm.

  • Ulster Bank Ireland DA Cin financing the 18MW Ballycumber Wind Farm.

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William Carmody