T&K Expands International Energy Practice in London

Dallas – Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to welcome Peter Sloan as Of Counsel in the Firm’s International Energy Practice Group in the Firm’s London office.

“Peter is a highly experienced international energy lawyer whose in-depth oil and gas expertise, sound commercial awareness, and tenacious solution-focused approach will benefit our energy clients domestically and abroad,” said Andrew B. Derman, the Firm’s International Energy Practice Leader.

Sloan is a recognized figure within the London oil and gas legal world. He has extensive experience conducting negotiations at the most senior level with co-venturers, financial institutions, governments and NOCs. He also has had significant experience serving as in-house counsel at various multinational oil and gas companies and in these roles, managed numerous acquisitions, financings and major governmental and joint venture agreements including governmental concessions/PSAs, operating agreements, A+D and farmout agreements, bank facilities and oil and gas services contracts. Sloan has been involved with oil and gas projects in the African region for more than 10 years, making him uniquely qualified to handle the complex issues that arise with global energy projects.

He is admitted to practice in England. Prior to joining Thompson & Knight, Sloan served as General Counsel at Europe’s leading oil and gas independent, Tullow Oil.