Nomita Nair

Partner, Projects, Energy & Infrastructure Finance

‘Singapore-based partner Nomita Nair is considered to be "very dynamic" and is praised for her growing expertise in the Myanmar market.’ Chambers Asia Pacific 2015
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  • Specialises in international project finance transactions, especially within the energy and infrastructure sectors.
  • Advises on the development and financing of oil & gas projects, independent power projects, infrastructure projects and commercial/ development contracts (PPAs, offtake agreements, concession agreements, JVAs) throughout the world with an increasing focus on the emerging markets.
  • Represented both sponsors and finance parties, including DFIs, IFIs and other government-linked entities. Her experience also includes several commercial secondments to international project finance institutions.
  • Recommended lawyer in Chambers Asia Pacific 2015 for Energy and Natural Resources (Singapore), and in Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2014 for Projects and Energy (Foreign Firms).
  • Recognised by Chambers
  • Asia Pacific as a leading individual for Asia’s frontier market, Myanmar.
  • Asia Council member of the International Project Finance Association (IPFA)
  • Admitted to practice as a lawyer in Singapore, England and New York.



Examples of Work

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UK Accommodation

Advised lenders on the projects financing of a private finance initiative hospital project in the UK.


Russian State owned Oil and Gas company

Advised on the development of an oil and gas field in Russia for LNG export.


Chinese Oil and Gas company

Advised a Chinese company on the acquisition of an oil and gas block in Indonesia.


Asian Listed company

Advising an Asian listed company on the development and project financing of a hotel and real estate development in Myanmar worth over $500million.


Multilateral Lenders

Advised multilateral lenders on an independent power project in Kenya.


Middle Eastern Producer of LNG

Advised a Middle Eastern producer of LNG on drafting and negotiating LNG sale and purchase agreements.