Doran advises on virtually all areas of law relating to energy and natural resources including a very wide range of corporate and financing transactions. During the course of his career, he has advised IOCs, NOCs, independent explorers and producers, traders, as well as petroleum industry supply and service companies.
He has also advised a broad variety of financial institutions on banking and financial services matters. He has worked in-house as well as in private practice.
He currently focuses broadly on matters where English-law-governed documentation is used for cross-border transactions relating to Russia (M&A, JVs, commercial agreements), on cross-border regulatory issues and on oil and gas.
Doran is also developing his practice as an arbitrator. He focuses on disputes relating to
Russia and the other countries of the CIS;
oil and gas;
banking and finance;