Burges Salmon tops European League Table for number of Clean Energy deals

Burges Salmon has again been ranked as a top adviser in the Clean Energy Europe Finance Guide 2015 retaining first place for Venture Capital, Private Equity and mergers and acquisitions sector work.

07 April 2015

Burges Salmon has once again been ranked as one of the top legal advisers in Clean Energy Pipeline’s Clean Energy Europe Finance Guide 2015.

The firm has retained its first place ranking for its Venture Capital, Private Equity and M&A sector work by number of deals, at 59, which is 42 per cent ahead of the second place ranked firm in this table.

Burges Salmon is also ranked seventh for its Project Finance sector work, both by number of deals (10) and their aggregate value ($1.19 billion). In the 2014 guide, the firm was sixth (with four deals) and 10th ($650 million) respectively.

The firm also received a ranking of seventh place for the value of deals it completed, at $794 million, which is a further improvement on 2014.

Clean Energy Pipeline is an online daily news and data service that provides independent news, data and analytics on the Clean Energy sector. Its league tables rank the most active investors, law firms, financial advisers and project debt finance arrangers and lenders in the global clean energy sector during 2014.

Burges Salmon Corporate partner Camilla Usher-Clark said: '2014 was our Energy team's most successful year to date and the rankings in the Clean Energy Pipeline guide reflect our Tier 1 ranking in Chambers UK 2015 for renewables work. It is a huge accolade to everyone involved that Burges Salmon has once again received such high recognition for its excellent client service in this sector.”

Burges Salmon has recently been shortlisted for Advisory Firm of the Year and advised on two of the transactions shortlisted for Deal of the Year at the forthcoming New Energy & Cleantech Awards 2015.

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