Jennifer Josefson is a partner specializing in international transactions in the oil & gas, metals and mining and natural resources sectors. She regularly advising clients on M&A and joint venture arrangements, joint operating agreements (JOAs), concessions, PSAs, farm-ins, supply and service agreements and international arbitration in the oil & gas and energy sectors. Ms. Josefson focuses on energy projects in Russia/CIS, the Middle East and Africa.
She is ranked as one of the top energy and natural resource lawyers by Chambers Global, PLC Which Lawyer, and the Who's Who of International Energy Lawyers. Best Lawyers 2014 – Russia named Ms. Josefson 2014 Lawyer of the Year for Energy and Natural Resources, in addition to recognizing her for M&A, oil & gas and metals and mining. Chambers Global 2013 says that Ms. Josefson “is one of the best-known energy lawyers in the market. Her technical excellence is widely commented on, and clients also commend her thorough understanding of the oil and gas sector.” Chambers Global and Chambers Europe 2014 ranks Ms. Josefson as a Tier 1 Energy lawyer.
Ms. Josefson is currently a co-Chair for the AIPN Model Farm Out Agreement Revision Committee, having held various positions in the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN), including Vice President , member of the board of directors and founding Regional Director of AIPN's CIS Chapter, from 2005 to 2008. Ms. Josefson is also a regular faculty member for AIPN’s and the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation’s international oil & gas contracting Short Course and Core Courses.