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Richard Mugni

Partner
Baker & McKenzie A.A.R.P.I.

Biography

Richard Mugni practices in the Public / Environment Group of Baker McKenzie in Paris.

Practice Focus

Richard Mugni focuses on large infrastructure projects, with particular expertise in transport (maritime, rail, road and airport) and energy (oil, gas and ore).

Since 2001, he has worked on major projects in 47 African countries and in developing countries. His work has included the negotiation of public-private partnerships and energy and infrastructure projects between governments, private enterprises and financial institutions. He advises port operators, investment funds and media groups as well as energy specialists and mine operators.

Richard Mugni is also a recognized in OHADA law (Organisation for the harmonisation of business law in Africa); he has helped to implement it within 200 enterprises in French speaking Africa and contributed towards the publication of an official OHADA case law gazette.

Professional Honors

  • Highly regarded in Energy and Infrastructure as well as Project Development, IFLR1000 2018
  • Recognized among the Top 50 Best Lawyers in Francophone Africa, Jeunes Afrique 2017

Admissions

  • Paris~France (2000)

Education

  • Universite Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne (Post Graduate Degree (DEA)) (1997)
  • University of Lille (Masters' Degree Private Law) (1995)

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Italian