Michael Anthony Nunes

Houston, Partner

Telephone: +1 713-651-1881

Direct: +1 713-651-1886

Publications & Speeches


Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence: Volume 9 - Issue #02 - March 2011 – "Regulation of oil imports in the United States and the European Union" (co-draftsman with Kim Talus)

Financier Worldwide Global Reference Guide 2011: Energy & Utilities – Has Mexico Finally Got it Right? (co-draftsman with John Cogan)

"Charterer’s Liabilities under the Ship Time Charter," 26 Houston International Law Journal (Spring 2004)

"Foreign Banks Come Sailing in While U.S. Banks Tack Slowly Upwind," 13 Houston International Law Journal (Fall 1990)

1985 Texas Foreign Bank Agency Act (co-draftsman with John Cogan).


"International Arbitration from a Texas Perspective," AIPN Luncheon CLE presentation in Houston, Texas (March 25, 2009)

"Assessing Commercial Risk," LNG North America Summit (June 19 and 20, 2007)

"The Rapidly Expanding Role of LNG in North America, Monetizing Natural Gas: Gas to Liquids & Methanol," Chemical Week’s 3rd Annual Conference, Houston, Texas (December 4, 2006)

"Liquefied Natural Gas: U.S. Market Developments," Chemical Week’s 2nd Annual Conference: Monetizing Natural Gas, Houston, Texas (December 5, 2005)

"Changing Contract Practices in LNG as an Alternative Fuel for the Chemical Industry," Chemical Week Conference on Global Outlook for the Chemical Industry 2006, New York, NY (November 29, 2005)

"LNG Project Financing Issues," 2005 Conference of the International Bar Association, Washington, D.C. (April 18-19, 2005)

"Legal Issues in Navigating the LNG Chain," 2004 Conference of the International Bar Association, Auckland, New Zealand, (October 26, 2004)

"Changing LNG World Emphasis: Nigeria & United States," Corporate Council on Africa: 4th Biennial US - Africa Business Summit (June 25-28, 2003)

"LNG Contracts in a Changing LNG World," LNG: Economics and Technology Conference (January 29, 2003)

"Exit Strategies for International Energy Projects," Houston International Bar Association Section on Energy Law (October 14, 2002)

"Enforcing the Deal and Ensuring Compliance: Arbitration; Enforcing Judgments, and Other Dispute Resolution Procedures," South Texas College of Law (September 16, 2002)