Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Jonathan Ayre represents energy, oil and gas and petrochemical industry companies and their investors in acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, project development, financing and restructuring transactions. Jonathan serves on the Advisory Board of the Institute for Energy Law, as an Officer on its Transactions & Compliance Committee, and as a mentor as part of its Mentorship Program. He is Orrick’s Recruiting Liaison to The University of Texas School of Law, and serves as a mentor to first-year law students as part of the Texas Law 1L Alumni Mentorship Program. Jonathan was recognized by Law 360 as an Energy Rising Star in 2020, and has been recognized in Super Lawyers as a Texas Rising Star for Energy & Natural Resources since 2017. He is actively involved with Houston community organizations including the Houston Symphony, where he serves on the Board of Trustees and with his wife Ann will chair the 2021 annual Wine Dinner and Collector’s Auction.