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About Tom

Tom Swarbrick advises clients in relation to construction and related contracts in the energy and infrastructure sectors. He has represented governments, developers, funders and contractors in relation to major projects across the Middle East, Africa and Europe.

Tom Swarbrick is extremely reliable and solution oriented.
The Legal 500 EMEA, 2021

Experience

Recent Notable Matters

Eni S.p.A. — £140 million acquisition of a 20 percent interest in the Dogger Bank (C) 1.2 GW offshore wind farm project from Equinor and SSE

Clay Tye Battery Storage Project — Fotowatio Renewable Ventures in connection with the development of a 99 MW/198 MWh utility battery storage project powered by Tesla Megapack lithium-ion batteries in the UK

Eni S.p.A. — £405 million acquisition of 20 percent interest in the Dogger Bank (A and B) 2.4 GW offshore wind farm project from Equinor and SSE

Al Kharsaah IPP — Marubeni Corporation and Total regarding the development, implementation and financing of the 800.15 MW Al Kharsaah Solar PV Independent Power Project in Qatar

REPDO 2 Category B 1.4 GW solar PV IPPs — Marubeni Corporation and Al Jomaih Energy and Water Company consortium as the winning bidder for the Rabigh 300 MW solar PV IPP, tendered under the second round of the Saudi Arabian National Renewable Energy Program

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures — development of a 34 MW/ 68 MWh utility scale battery storage project, to be constructed and operated by Tesla in the United Kingdom

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures — development of the 55 MW Masrik Solar PV plant in Armenia

Premier Oil Exploration and Production Limited — construction elements of the proposed project financing of the Sea Lion offshore oil field development in the North Falkland basin

Hillwood International Energy — EPC contract and other construction and services contracts for an onshore oil development in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Eni México S. de R.L. de C.V. — construction and services contracts (auxiliary drilling services; drilling rig; fuel supply; helicopter services; line pipe supply; oil spill response; onshore receiving facility; transport and installation; vessels) in relation to the development of the Amoca field, offshore Mexico

Ophir Energy plc — upstream and midstream EPC and O&M contracts and implementation of project mutual hold harmless arrangements in relation to $2 billion floating LNG project, offshore Equatorial Guinea

Anglo African Oil and Gas plc — Tilapia field operations in the Republic of Congo

EOG Resources, Inc. — various contract packages, including transportation and installation and fabrication and installation contracts, for EOG's offshore developments in Trinidad and Tobago

Helium One Limited — drilling contract in relation to a globally significant discovery of helium in Tanzania

Credentials

Education

Nottingham Law School,
L.P.C.
2005
Nottingham Law School,
G.D.L.
2004
The University of Manchester,
B.A.
2002

Bar Admissions

Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

News

News

The Middle East Legal Awards 2021: Who Won What and Why

Bracewell Named Finalist for Three IFLR Europe Awards

Insights

Noteworthy

Noteworthy

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa
Construction, 2021 - 2022; Infrastructure and Projects (Including Project Finance), 2022
The Legal 500 United Kingdom
Real Estate - Construction, 2017 - 2018-19 (Next Generation Lawyer, 2017)
Portfolio Media, Inc.
Law360
Construction Rising Star, 2020

Events

Past Events

May 17, 2022 - May 19, 2022