J. Elizabeth Cogan Molino

Houston, Partner

Telephone: +1 713-651-1881

Direct: +1 713-655-6203

Practice Areas & Industries

LNG

Oil & Gas

Iraq:

Advising Japanese client on acquiring oil and gas interests under Iraq's first bid round

Mexico:

Advising European client on Mexico's first bid round for mature fields

United States:

Representing a U.S. oil and gas company in a $13.934 billion sale of its oil and gas assets in the United States and Gulf of Mexico

Representing a private equity firm in joint ventures with independent oil and gas companies for development of the firm's natural gas lease portfolio in eastern U.S.

Representing a Japanese oil and gas company in its $155 million acquisition of multiple offshore oil and gas producing fields in the Gulf of Mexico

Representing a U.S. energy company in a $225 million sale of its exploration and production subsidiary

Advising a European contract drilling company on risk exposure under drilling contracts in Gulf of Mexico

Representing a European energy company in the acquisition of offshore oil and gas assets in Gulf of Mexico, including MMS compliance, continued work with co-owners to negotiate midstream and service contracts related to the acquired interests

Shale Plays

Piceance Basin: Representing a European oil and gas company in the joint venture for oil shale development in the western U.S.

Marcellus: Representing a U.S. oil and gas company in the joint venture with private equity firm to explore the Marcellus shale

Marcellus: Representing a U.S. oil and gas company in the auction sale process of its Marcellus shale assets.

Eagle Ford: Representing a Canadian public company in its acquisition of Eagle Ford shale interests

Haynesville: Representing an oil and gas company in an acquisition/joint venture in the Haynesville Shale.