Overview

Will is a partner in Burges Salmon’s award-winning Infrastructure team, specialising in the Energy and Healthcare sectors. He has particular expertise in advising on the numerous real estate issues which are faced by clients developing, investing in and funding Energy and Healthcare assets.

Will is recommended in the The Legal 500, 2019 edition for Energy and Healthcare and this edition also describes Will as an "expert in solar PV and energy deals who goes above and beyond to meet clients' expectations”.

He is a member of the Investment Property Forum.

 
Experience
  • Extensive, market-leading experience of advising on all real estate aspects of solar (rooftop and ground mounted), onshore wind, anaerobic digestion, biomass, reserve power, battery storage, hydro-electric and energy from waste projects.
  • Advising Virgin Care and several care home operators on the property aspects of their healthcare portfolios and Coutts & Co and other funders on the funding of numerous elderly care facilities.
  • Advising investment funds and renewable energy companies (including Bluefield Solar, Ingenious Investments, Anesco Limited and Octopus Energy Investments) on the acquisition, financing and disposal of renewable energy assets and on the legal asset management of their energy asset portfolios.
  • Advising STOR Power, Quinbrook and Forsa Energy on their gas peaking plant portfolios.
  • Advising throughout the development of England and Wales’s largest windfarm (Vattenfall’s Pen y Cymoedd) and two of the UK’s largest solar parks (Belectric's Landmead Farm and Compton Group’s Shotwick).