K&L Gates has a deep and broad legal practice serving clients globally in the mining, steel, and specialty metals industries. The experience of our group is international in scope and includes work for leading minerals, mining and metals companies across Asia Pacific, Africa, North America, South America, Europe, Russia/CIS, and the Middle East.

Our experience spans the range of natural resources development, conservation, and management companies – including base and precious metals, minerals, coal, and aggregates. We also advise clients that manufacture and distribute speciality steel of all types (from commodity steels to forging ingots) as well as forgings and other engineered steel products. We represent mining and metals companies, investors and advisers in corporate and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets, project finance, contracts, and project development. We also focus on other areas of law including litigation and dispute resolution, labour, employment and workplace safety, and antitrust, competition and trade regulation.

Our global platform includes lawyers with experience across a broad range of disciplines who work seamlessly to ensure effective and efficient staffing for every client project.

Sectors Served
Our clients represent various mining and metals sectors and include:

  • Base Metals
  • Precious Metals
  • Minerals
  • Coal
  • Aggregates
  • Steel Forgings and other Engineered Steel Products