This session will review the types and structural elements of some of the main contracts used in the oil and gas industry today. Agreements to be covered include: Confidentiality Agreements, Farmout Agreements, Operating Agreements, Unitization Agreements and more.
Harry W. Sullivan, Jr., Executive Professor of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law
Harry Sullivan is an International Energy Attorney based in Dallas, Texas, where he is an Executive Professor at Texas A&M School of Law and an Adjunct Professor at SMU’s Dedman School of Law and works as Assistant General Counsel for Kosmos Energy in their West Africa exploration activities.
He has a J.D. degree from Louisiana State University School of Law and an LL.M. degree from Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in the states of Louisiana and Texas and before the Supreme Court of the United States; and is Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law in Texas. He is also admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales.
His practice and experience focuses on the upstream and mid-stream oil and natural gas industry, both in the U.S.A. and internationally, with in-house experience at Kosmos Energy, ConocoPhillips, Atlantic Richfield Company and Sun Oil Company in more than 25 different countries.