The natural resources team at the NICO HALLE & CO. LAW FIRM is comprised of highly experienced lawyers who provide innovative legal advice, with expertise in oil & gas, power, renewables, mining & metals. We are committed to helping you keep pace with market and regulatory developments, as well as enabling entry into new markets, managing risk, and strengthening your business by providing legal advice combined with industry knowledge and an acute awareness of your commercial drivers.

Oil & gas

We advise on the complex legal, financial, and commercial issues associated with upstream, midstream and downstream developments, and have a group of acknowledged legal experts in the oil and gas industry, offering depth of resource, local expertise and commitment to the key oil and gas players across the globe.


We provide legal expertise in the power sector, including conventional power, nuclear and energy networks, for global and domestic clients around the world. We have a formidable reputation of successfully advising on all aspects of major cross-border acquisitions, joint ventures, asset exchanges, privatizations, trading and marketing, disputes, regulation and market reform, competition/antitrust issues, environmental issues, public procurement matters, as well as project development (including construction aspects) and project finance within the power sector.


Our experience extends across the full breath of the renewable energy sector, including onshore and offshore wind energy systems, solar power, biomass, hydro power, carbon abatement, waste /recycling management, green certificates and emission trading and carbon capture and storage.

 Mining and Metals

The NICO HALLE & CO. LAW FIRM has a strong team on mining and metals which advises companies in the mining and metal sectors, (including major mining companies, junior mining companies, development banks, international financial institutions, commercial banks, contractors and governments) on the full range of issues that apply to the sector.


We are available to advise and update clients on the essential legislative and regulatory developments within Cameroon, the African continent and beyond, covering oil & gas, electricity, renewable energy, nuclear, mining, environmental, climatic trading, and general environmental issues