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Rachel Macrae

Rachel Macrae


CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
6 Queens Road
AB15 4ZT
United Kingdom
Languages English

Rachel is an Associate in the Oil & Gas team within the Energy, Projects and Construction group and is based in Aberdeen.  

Rachel joined CMS in 2018 and completed her training contract with the firm in August 2020, gaining experience in Oil & Gas (including a secondment to Norwegian energy company, Equinor), Infrastructure, Construction and Energy Disputes, Health and Safety and Technology and Media.

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Relevant experience

  • Working knowledge of the Master Deed and the associated Execution Deed process.
  • Working knowledge of OGA PEARS portal including submission of applications for consents and data checks and liaising with the OGA in respect of same.
  • Various clients conducting due diligence in relation to the disposal or acquisition of certain North Sea assets.
  • Various clients in respect of the preparation and review of third party transfer documentation including Deeds of Licence Assignment, Deeds of Collective Novation, Operating Committee Determinations and Execution Deeds.
  • Various clients in respect of the review of supply chain contracts for the provision of various goods and services and the identification of key risks and suggested qualifications. 
  • Secondment – Equinor (August 2018 – February 2019).
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  • 2017 – Diploma in Professional Legal Practice, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen.
  • 2012 – LLB (Hons) Law, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.
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