Russell Wilkinson

Registered Foreign Lawyer (England & Wales) Partner

russell.wilkinson@bakerbotts.com

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魏骏生Russell Wilkinson律师的执业范围集中在能源业务及基础设施的开发、收购/撤资和融资,以及能源资源的商品化。他丰富的经验包括就陆上和浮式液化天然气液化及再气化项目和配套的港口、液化气/天然气销售和装运安排包括液化气轮的定期租约、上游产品分成及其它权利的收购,以及相关的融资及担保文件,提供法律顾问服务。他还具有处理其它上游及中游石油项目以及发电和输电项目的丰富经验。

魏骏生律师曾在伦敦和卡塔尔的首都多哈受聘于美孚埃克森美孚Mobil/ExxonMobil石油公司。期间,他被派遣处理Ras Laffan的液化天然气项目。魏骏生律师掌握流利的法语。

经验

魏骏生律师曾给位于以下国家和地区的上游、中游和下游石油、天然气和电力项目提供法律意见:阿布扎比、阿尔及利亚、安哥拉、阿根廷、澳大利亚、孟加拉国、比利时、巴西、中国香港、迪拜、赤道几内亚、埃塞俄比亚、希腊、印度尼西亚、印度、伊朗、意大利、哈萨克斯坦、韩国、利比亚、老挝、马达加斯加、马来西亚、墨西哥、尼日利亚、阿曼、巴基斯坦、中华人民共和国、菲律宾、卡塔尔、俄罗斯、沙特阿拉伯、新加坡、南非、西班牙、中国台湾、泰国、土耳其、英国和越南。

上游石油及天然气开发、融资和并购:

  • 收购ConcoPhillip在印度尼西亚和新加坡Block B PSC和相关的“WNTS”天然气管道系统的权益,被石油委员会称为2016“年度交易”
  • 收购一家日本公司,持有印尼境外生产板块的权益
  • 就跨越国界的石油及天然气蕴藏量的开发,包括某由条约设立的、位于两个东南亚国家之间的海域并且是该两国的主权争议标的的共同开发区域,向某国家石油公司与某石油“巨头”设立的合营企业提供法律顾问服务
  • 就位于两个西非国家主权争议标的海域中极大石油储备的开发,向某石油巨头提供法律顾问服务
  • 代表借款方处理为西非某离岸产油区块进行的14亿美元项目融资
  • 代表多份产品分成合同的承包商处理为东非的产品分成合同区块进行的投标、谈判和融资
  • 代表多份产品分成合同的承包商处理对跨越两个东南亚国家边界的油气田进行的联合开采
  • (通过出售股份)对中国渤海湾的产油权益进行撤资
  • (通过投标或者出售资产或股份)收购/剥离亚洲和非洲多份产品分成合同
  • 代表某油田服务公司为菲律宾离岸的两个区块提供钻油台和服务

    液化天然气项目的经验包括:

  • 为印尼离岸楠榜(运营中)和棉兰(已签署)省提供浮式液化天然气终端设施和融资服务
  • 就北苏门答腊省液化天然气接收站设施的供应项目(进行中),为项目发起人提供法律顾问服务
  • 为位于爪哇岛的综合电力项目(16亿瓦特)和液化天然气终端项目提供法律顾问服务
  • 就巴基斯坦开发多用户浮式液化天然气接收站和管道设施、下游天然气运输安排,以及相关合资企业及股份购买/认购安排,向该国提供法律顾问服务
  • Origin Energy与康菲石油公司(ConocoPhillips)为开发某位于昆士兰的96亿澳元的煤层气液化天然气液化项目而设立的合营企业,向Origin Energy提供法律顾问服务
  • 为往返于以下国家的各类液化天然气买方和卖方提供液化天然气销售和运输安排:澳大利亚、印度、意大利、日本、韩国、莫桑比克、卡塔尔、新加坡、东京和美国
  • 就浮式液化天然气(LNG)出口项目开发,包括位于西澳大利亚离岸的液化天然气FPSO项目开发,向一家法国能源公司提供法律顾问服务
  • 作为项目法律顾问就广东大鹏液化气有限公司(其股东包括中海油和英国石油)的广东液化天然气进口接收站项目的开发和融资,向广东大鹏液化气有限公司提供法律顾问服务
  • 就邦唐(Bontang)液化天然气出口项目,向(作为作业者的)Vico 和作为项各目发起人的Sanga Sanga产品分成合同承包商提供法律顾问服务
  • 就从某保密客户经营的煤层气储量生产和出口液化天然气的项目,向该保密客户提供法律顾问服务
  • Talisman Energy向中海油收购其在Wiriagar产品分成合同和唐古(Tangguh)液化天然气项目享有的权益,向Talisman Energy提供法律顾问服务
  • PT Nusantara RegasPertamina-PGN合营企业)开发某位于雅加达湾的液化天然气接收及再气化设施,包括一浮式储气再气化装置和停泊处、一海底/陆上管道和陆上接收设施,以及液化天然气轮的定期租约,向PT Nusantara Regas提供法律顾问服务
  • 就马来西亚国家石油公司(Petronas)竞价收购光阳液化天然气发电项目及其配套液化气接收设施的权益,向Petronas提供法律顾问服务
  • Ras Laffan液化天然气出口项目的开发和融资向美孚石油公司提供法律顾问服务
  • 就北方液化天然气接收站的初期开发向CPC提供法律顾问服务

    石化及其它中游/下游开发和融资:

  • 代表某石油巨头为东南亚涉及数十亿美元的跨境售气和管道运输项目提供法律顾问服务
  • 代表某石油巨头为来自印尼多个产品分成合同区的石油建立的共用管道运输系统提供法律顾问服务
  • 就卡塔尔的QAFAC石化项目和沙特阿拉伯的Yanbu石化项目,向各项目发起人提供法律顾问服务

    发电和输电的开发和融资:

  • 代表项目公司处理在印尼的Sengkang气发电项目
  • 代表总建设承包商/独立发电厂开发商处理Ras Laffan(卡塔尔)和 Barka(阿曼)的独立水电项目
  • 代表项目发起人处理巴西长1,095公里的输电缆

Related Experience

Mr. Wilkinson has advised on upstream, midstream and downstream oil and gas and power projects in: Abu Dhabi; Algeria; Angola; Argentina; Australia; Bangladesh; Belgium; Brazil; Hong Kong; Dubai; Equatorial Guinea; Ethiopia; Greece; Indonesia; India; Iran; Italy; Kazakhstan; Korea; Libya; Laos; Madagascar; Malaysia; Mexico; Nigeria; Oman; Pakistan; People’s Republic of China; Philippines; Qatar; Russia; Saudi Arabia; Singapore; South Africa; Spain; Taiwan; Thailand; Turkey; United Kingdom; Vietnam.

Upstream oil & gas development, financing and M&A:

  • Acquisition of ConcoPhillip’s interests in the Block B PSC and associated “WNTS” gas pipeline system offshore Indonesia and Singapore, Oil Council’s “Deal of the Year” in 2016
  • Acquisition of a Japanese company holding interests in a producing block offshore Indonesia
  • A joint venture between a state oil company and an oil “super major” on development of oil and gas deposits straddling international boundaries, including with respect to a joint development area established by treaty over waters and is the subject of disputed sovereignty between two southeast Asian states
  • An oil major on development of substantial oil reserves in waters subject to disputed sovereignty between two west African states
  • The borrower on the U.S. $1.4 billion project financing of a producing block offshore in west Africa
  • PSC contractors bidding for, negotiating and financing PSCs blocks in east Africa
  • PSC contractors on unitisation of fields straddling the border between two southeast Asian countries
  • On the divestment (by share sale) of producing interests in Bohai Bay, PRC
  • Acquisition/divestiture (by bid, or asset or share sale) of multiple PSCs in Asia and Africa
  • Oil services company on drilling rig and services provision for blocks offshore the Philippines

LNG project experience includes:

  • Provision and financing of floating LNG terminal facilities at Lampung (operational) and Medan (signed) offshore Indonesia
  • A project sponsor on its provision of LNG receiving terminal facilities in North Sumatra (ongoing)
  • An integrated power (1.6 GW) and LNG terminal project in Java (ongoing)
  • Development of multi-user floating LNG receiving terminal and pipeline facilities in Pakistan; downstream gas transport arrangements; and associated joint venture and share purchase/subscription arrangements
  • Origin Energy on its venture with ConocoPhillips to develop a A$9.6 billion coal seam gas LNG liquefaction project in Queensland
  • LNG sales and transport arrangements from/to: Australia, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Mozambique, Qatar, Singapore, Tokyo, and the U.S. for various LNG buyers and sellers
  • A French energy company on its development of a floating LNG export project, including an LNG FPSO, offshore Western Australia
  • The Guangdong Dapeng LNG Company Ltd (with shareholders including CNOOC and BP) as project counsel in its development and financing of the Guangdong LNG import terminal project
  • Vico (as operator) and the Sanga Sanga PSC contractors in connection with LNG sales from the Bontang LNG project
  • A confidential client on a project to make and export LNG from coal-bed-methane reserves it operates
  • Talisman Energy on its acquisition of interests in the Wiriagar PSC and Tangguh LNG Project from CNOOC
  • PT Nusantara Regas (a Pertamina-PGN joint venture) on its development of an LNG receiving and regasification facility in Jakarta Bay, including a floating storage regasification unit and mooring, a subsea/onshore pipeline and onshore receiving facilities, and charter of LNG carriers
  • Petronas on its bid to acquire an interest in the Kwangyang LNG-to-power project and associated LNG receiving facilities
  • Mobil in connection with the development and financing of and LNG sales from the Ras Laffan LNG export project
  • CPC on early development of the Northern LNG Receiving Terminal

Petrochemical and other midstream/downstream development and financing:

  • Oil major on a multibillion-dollar, cross-border gas sale and pipeline transportation project in southeast Asia
  • Oil major on establishing a shared pipeline transportation system for oil from several PSC areas in Indonesia
  • Sponsors on the QAFAC petrochemical project in Qatar and the Yanbu petrochemical project in Saudi Arabia

Power generation and transmission development and financing:

  • Project company on the Sengkang gas-to-power project in Indonesia
  • EPC contractors/IPP developers on the Ras Laffan (Qatar) and Barka (Oman) IWPPs
  • Sponsor on a 1,095-kilometer transmission line in Brazil

Awards & Community

Recognized in China/Hong Kong for Energy & Natural Resources in Chambers Asia Pacific, 2010, 2012-2018

Recognized for Asia-wide Energy & Natural Resources in Chambers Global, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017 and Chambers Asia Pacific, 2010, 2014 & 2015

Recognized in China/Hong Kong for Projects & Infrastructure in Chambers Asia Pacific, 2012, 2013 & 2014

Listed in Who's Who Legal, 2013

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