George Nixon Associate

Speaks:  English

Qualified: 2021 - Solicitor of England & Wales

Primary office:  London

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George Nixon

George advises clients on commercial and regulatory issues in the energy sector and is based in our London office. Among other things, he frequently advises clients on energy supply agreements, power purchase agreements, connection agreements, development agreements and industry codes. He also advises on energy regulation within the GB gas and electricity markets. His clients include corporate energy users, generators, developers, industry bodies, government departments and energy suppliers.

George joined Gowling WLG from Slaughter and May where he advised on a range of energy and infrastructure projects and transactions. His work included advising a major UK energy from waste (EfW) business and advising a leading infrastructure fund in respect of a multi-billion dollar investment in a gas pipeline network.

He is passionate about both the crucial role energy plays in our social and economic lives and the energy transition currently taking place.

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Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2022

    • Career
      April 2022
      Gowling WLG (UK), Associate
  • 2021

    • Career
      March 2021
      Slaughter and May, Associate
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
  • 2019

    • Career
      March 2019
      Slaughter and May, Trainee Solicitor
    • Education
      BPP Law School, Legal Practice Course
  • 2018

    • Education
      BPP Law School, Graduate Diploma in Law
  • 2014

    • Career
      June 2014
      ACGM, Inc. (Abadi & Co. Global Markets), Senior Director – Investment Banking & Advisory
  • 2013

    • Career
      March 2013
      Abadi & Co., Managing Director
  • 2012

    • Career
      March 2012
      Abadi & Co., Assistant Vice President
  • 2011

    • Career
      June 2011
      ACGM, Inc. (Abadi & Co. Global Markets), Director
  • 2010

    • Career
      October 2010
      Abadi & Co., Associate
    • Education
      Batchelor of Social Science (Hons), Criminology and Social Policy