Michael Anthony Nunes

Houston, Partner

Telephone: +1 713-651-1881

Direct: +1 713-651-1886

Practice Areas & Industries



Representing a consortium of multinational oil and gas companies led by Chevron U.S.A. in connection with a multibillion-dollar LNG liquefaction and storage facility in Angola; drafting and negotiating a participation agreement and shareholders' agreement between the partners and working on all necessary agreements with the Angolan national oil and gas company for the supply of gas to the plant and construction of the plant


Representing a United States company in connection with the structuring of operations in Argentina for the importation of LNG by Repsol YPF


Representing a European shipping company in connection with floating liquefaction storage offloading unit for export of LNG from Colombia

Equatorial Guinea:

Representing a large Japanese investor in connection with its investment in Equatorial Guinea LNG - Train 2; reviewing and advising on various gas marketing, gas supply, gas gathering and shareholder and plant management agreements and other ancillary documents in connection with the project


Representing the Jamaican government in connection with a proposed LNG import and regasification terminal to be built in Jamaica


Representing a large Spanish oil and gas company in connection with the purchase of liquefied natural gas from Peru LNG S.R.L., a joint venture company formed to build, develop and operate a 4.0 MTPA liquefied natural gas facility in Peru

United Kingdom:

Representing Gazprom Marketing and Trading Company in connection with numerous LNG master sales and purchase agreements

United States:

Representing an overseas LNG trading company in obtaining throughput capacity at the Freeport LNG facility in Freeport, Texas

Representing a multi-national company in connection with a proposed deepwater port LNG import facility offshore California

Representing a joint venture group in connection with a proposed deepwater port LNG import facility offshore Long Island, New York