K&L Gates’ international oil and gas practice is built on a sophisticated and detailed understanding of the legal aspects of exploring for, producing, transporting, storing, marketing, and processing crude oil, natural gas, coal bed methane, and petroleum products. We represent all participants in the oil and gas industry, including governments and government-owned enterprises, producers, drilling contractors, pipeline operators, natural gas liquids processing companies, purchasers, gas marketing companies, and commercial lenders.
The strength and capability of the K&L Gates team is evident in the range of challenging energy projects on which our lawyers have worked. Our integrated approach to the practice of law brings added value to our clients with deal progression supported at both the individual office level and through firmwide practice areas. Our lawyers understand both the legal and commercial issues facing the oil and gas sector. We advise clients on a broad range of corporate, commercial, and financial matters including: