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King & Spalding LLP, Philip Weems, Houston, USA

Philip Weems

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Position

Philip R. Weems is co-head of King & Spalding’s Global Energy Practice and Managing Partner of the firm's Singapore office. He specializes in global energy and infrastructure transactions with a concentration on LNG / gas matters, upstream transactions and energy maritime issues.

Career

Prior to joining King & Spalding as a Partner, Mr. Weems was Senior Counsel for ARCO in Jakarta, Indonesia, where he served as lead attorney for the Tangguh LNG Project from 1997-1999. During 1996-1997, he was responsible for the legal aspects of ARCO's operations in the Middle East and Southern Africa. From 1990-1996, Mr. Weems was Associate General Counsel of Virginia Indonesia Company (a major supplier of natural gas to the Bontang LNG Plant), based in Jakarta. In this capacity he was lead legal adviser to senior management of PERTAMINA on LNG and LPG matters. He also serves as arbitrator of international oil and gas and other energy disputes. Mr. Weems is a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, listed as an arbitrator for Dubai International Arbitration Centre disputes, and has served as arbitrator of energy disputes before the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (International Division of the American Arbitration Association) and the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA).

Member

State Bar of California State Bar of Texas.

Education

L.L.M., University of Sydney, Australia J.D., cum laude, Texas Tech University B.A., Texas Tech University.

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