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Rod is a Partner in the Energy & Infrastructure group of Watson Farley & Williams, based in London. He has a significant range of UK and international upstream oil and gas experience, advising clients on M&A, joint ventures and general project development transactions as well as operational matters. Rod also has a broad range of experience advising clients in the mining, power and petrochemical sectors on M&A and joint ventures.
Rod also has significant in-house legal experience working in the legal department of the former FTSE 25 oil and gas company, BG Group Plc (now part of Shell) and being on secondment to Sumitomo Corporation in Tokyo allied with strong technical expertise in geology, having worked as an exploration geologist for an international mining company before qualifying as a solicitor.