A highly regulated and rapidly changing marketplace, under increasing political and media scrutiny, the energy and utilities sector plays a key role in our economy. At Pitmans we understand the wide-ranging challenges and complexities faced by companies operating in this area – from customer engagement and retention, roll-out of new smart meter technologies and cyber security to corporate asset acquisition and large scale construction.
Our highly regarded team of lawyers offers deep energy and utilities sector knowledge, with connections and extensive experience of working with our clients to achieve their commercial objectives. From financing and transaction management to complex dispute resolution, site acquisition and disposal and navigation of regulations, we work as part of each client’s team in an inspiring partnership to add value and address the toughest legal issues.
Our clients include:
“Team of consummate lawyers, who have a remarkable depth of knowledge and experience”
“I have a confidence in Pitmans in a way that I haven’t with others – they do it and say it as it is.”
After the culmination of a long running saga between Nestlé and Cadbury, the Court of Appeal has refused to register the 3D shape of the four-finger KitKat as a trademark, leaving the door open for other confectioners to create a chocolate bar of the same shape.