Peter Roberts


Peter Roberts, a partner in the London office of Orrick LLP, heads up the firm's oil and gas practice and advises on domestic and international transactions, including country entry, joint ventures, M&A, LNG project developments and commodity sales contracts.

A former chairman of the International Bar Associationâ??s Oil and Gas Law Committee, Peter has authored four leading industry textbooks (Oil and Gas Contracts, Sweet & Maxwell (2016, 1st edition); English Law and Petroleum Contracts, OUP (2016, 2nd edition); Joint Operating Agreements, Globe (2015, 3rd edition); Gas and LNG Sales and Transportation Agreements, Sweet & Maxwell (2014, 4th edition)). He is the editor of the AIPN's Journal of World Energy Law and Business, and is a representative on several oil and gas law university faculties. He was previously the General Counsel for a UK energy company and has worked for other leading international law firms in London, Hong Kong and Singapore.

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University of Wales