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Chambers UK 2020 Recognizes Fasken for Energy & Natural Resources Law

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London (United Kingdom) – The Chambers UK 2020 guide has once again ranked Fasken internationally and UK-wide in the category of Energy & Natural Resources: Mining. Fasken partners in the sector, Al Gourley and Thomas Wexler, are also profiled. 

The guide outlines that Fasken represents established names in the global mining world, from lending institutions, to financial advisers, to major mining companies. The Firm is recognized for the wide-ranging expertise its lawyers provide.

Al is the London office’s Managing Partner, as well as a resource lawyer, and is Chairman of the World Initiative of Mining Lawyers based in Europe. He is highlighted for his deep experience in mining and knowledge of regulations. Thomas is featured for his talents in finance law, advising lenders, sponsors and governments on mining projects.

The Firm’s Global Mining Group has earned an unparalleled reputation in the industry, with extensive experience across Canada, Africa, Europe and Latin America. Fasken lawyers often oversee the international dimensions that characterize many mining industry transactions, providing clients with the expertise and timely advice. The Firm’s London office serves clients in everything from mining, energy, infrastructure and banking, to project finance and public-private partnerships.

About Chambers UK

Chambers UK is published annually and recommends top lawyers and law firms. It features over 50 cities and counties in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. It also covers over 70 specialist areas of law, with the most developed practice areas being Corporate/M&A, Banking & Finance, Employment, Litigation and Real Estate. Cities are grouped by regions, so clients can compare firms across a broader geographic area. The guide has the most in-depth coverage on London, given it’s the UK’s largest legal market.

About Fasken

Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and 10 offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business and litigation challenges, providing exceptional value. For additional information, please visit the Firm’s website at

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