Chadbourne’s mining and metals experience draws upon the extensive legal skills and broad industry knowledge of lawyers in our offices across the globe. We advise on the day-to-day legal, financial and operational issues faced by mining companies, mineral producers, financial institutions, contractors and others in the industry. The range of our expertise includes representing clients on a wide variety of international, multi-jurisdictional transactions, tax matters, permit issues, joint ventures, restructurings, fund raisings, project financings, construction and development issues, dispute resolution and sales and offtake contracts.
Our experience with such a diverse client base, along with our knowledge of the market and the regulatory environment, ensures that we are very familiar with the commercial concerns and negotiating positions of all parties in a project and the political challenges involved across emerging market jurisdictions. We are well-qualified to advise on all aspects of mining projects, from initial feasibility studies and exploration operations through to project development, construction and production.