Patricia is an experienced projects lawyer advising clients on the full life cycle of energy and infrastructure projects, from acquisition and financing to project development.
Patricia advises on both the commercial aspects of a project (including mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures) and transactional contracts (including concessions, production sharing agreements, joint operating agreements, gas sale and purchase agreements, gas transportation agreements and EPC contracts).
She advises sponsors, developers, government authorities and contractors on innovative and complex energy projects. Patricia has advised on several “first-of-a-kind projects” and has considerable experience leading negotiations and drafting agreements in energy rich countries of the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
In recent years, Patricia’s practice has focused on helping client’s make strategic decisions when structuring and negotiating LNG projects. She has advised on LNG export and import projects (onshore and offshore) on six continents. Patricia’s experience covers the full LNG value chain, including LNG SPAs and MSAs, LNG tolling agreements and charter party agreements for floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs).
Patricia is English law qualified.