About Martin Kavanagh

Martin Kavanagh heads Herbert Smith Freehills' London energy, natural resources and infrastructure finance team; he is also co-head of the global Africa business. Martin is a valued counsel to global clients seeking to develop and execute large-scale energy and related infrastructure projects. He specialises in advising on projects in emerging markets and has led teams advising on numerous complex and challenging projects across Africa, the Middle East and South-East Asia. He advises sponsors, developers, lenders, multilateral agencies, export credit agencies and utilities and is regularly appointed to advise governments on first-in-country matters where structuring and risk allocation are crucial.