+44 20 7655 5790; +44 77 6633 6174

Market leader

Bar admissions:

England & Wales
New Zealand


United Kingdom

Practice areas:

Project development
Project finance

Industry sectors:

Natural resources
Oil and gas

Client feedback - Financial and corporate 2016

"John Inglis is consistently excellent and a pleasure to work with."

John Inglis’ practice primarily focuses on the development and financing of energy and related infrastructure projects worldwide. John has worked with sponsors, financiers (including multilaterals, export credit agencies and Islamic institutions) and other project participants in a range of energy and natural resource projects including in relation to power generation, metals, petrochemical, refinery, LNG and upstream oil and gas projects.


John has been recognised for a number of years in Chambers and Legal 500 as a leading practitioner in energy projects, and as one of the world’s leading energy and natural resources lawyers in Euromoney. Legal 500 UK 2014 singles him out as “an exceptional project financier who brings gravitas and diplomacy to the most complex negotiations.”

• Project Development & Finance

• Iran Sanctions

• Mexico Energy Reforms

• Power

• Oil & Gas

• Mining & Metals

• Infrastructure/Transportation Projects

• Nuclear

• Financial Institutions

• Petrochemicals

Victoria University of Wellington, LL.M., 1991, First Class Honours

Victoria University of Wellington, LL.B., 1988