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Evan Korngold is an associate in the Corporate, Finance and Investments Practice Group of King & Spalding’s Houston office.  He represents energy companies in mergers, acquisitions, commercial transactions, energy project development, as well as matters of corporate governance.

Before law school, Evan worked in a range of roles including, as a financial analyst, crude oil trading analyst and scheduler at a major oil company in the domestic midstream area. He has experience in domestic crude oil trading and hedging, including pricing formulas, storage plays, location-trading strategies, pipeline scheduling, and marketing of upstream production.

He graduated summa cum laude, and second in his class, from South Texas College of Law Houston in 2016. While in law school, he was a Note & Comment Editor for the South Texas Law Review and a Dean’s Merit Scholar. Evan obtained a B.S.M and an M.B.A from Tulane University where he majored in finance and business law. He is fluent in Portuguese.

Publications

  • King & Spalding Energy Newsletter: Winds of Change in Latin America (Vera de Gyarfas & Evan Korngold – November 3, 2016)
  • Decommissioning Obligations under Licenses: Endless Liability? (Kathryn Marietta, Monica Hwang and Evan Korngold – March 2017)
  • Decommissioning Liability in Production Sharing Contract Regimes (Kathryn Marietta, Monica Hwang and Evan Korngold - March 2017)

Recognition

  • Richard J. Graving Award in International Law
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Credentials

J.D., South Texas College of Law, summa cum laude

M.B.A., Tulane University

B.S.M., Tulane University

Texas

Intern, Sim Lake, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

English

Portuguese

Matters

Select Oil and Gas/Energy Transactional Experience

Advised Silver Creek Midstream on the acquisition of Tallgrass Crude Gathering, LLC and  its joint venture and with an affiliate of Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP related to Wyoming crude pipeline assets with a total deal value of $150 million;

Advised Tristream Energy on the sale of its natural gas pipeline and processing facilities arising out of a bankruptcy;

Advised Anadarko Petroleum Corporation on its LNG purchase and Sale agreements from its Mozambique LNG export project;

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Select Oil and Gas/Energy Transactional Experience

Advised Silver Creek Midstream on the acquisition of Tallgrass Crude Gathering, LLC and  its joint venture and with an affiliate of Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP related to Wyoming crude pipeline assets with a total deal value of $150 million;

Advised Tristream Energy on the sale of its natural gas pipeline and processing facilities arising out of a bankruptcy;

Advised Anadarko Petroleum Corporation on its LNG purchase and Sale agreements from its Mozambique LNG export project;

Advised major international oil company on a host of shared services agreements with its JOA partners in Equatorial Guinea;

Advised Jordan Cove LNG in the drafting and negotiation of its EPC agreements for its proposed liquefied natural gas export terminal and storage facility to be located in Coos Bay, Oregon;

Advised a large wind power developer in a two staged equity contribution of approximately $75 million for a controlling investment in a joint venture with a Spanish power developer for a two phase wind farm in Oklahoma with an expected nameplate capacity of 365 megawatts;

Matters

Select Oil and Gas/Energy Transactional Experience

Advised Silver Creek Midstream on the acquisition of Tallgrass Crude Gathering, LLC and  its joint venture and with an affiliate of Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP related to Wyoming crude pipeline assets with a total deal value of $150 million;

Advised Tristream Energy on the sale of its natural gas pipeline and processing facilities arising out of a bankruptcy;

Advised Anadarko Petroleum Corporation on its LNG purchase and Sale agreements from its Mozambique LNG export project;

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Matters

Select Oil and Gas/Energy Transactional Experience

Advised Silver Creek Midstream on the acquisition of Tallgrass Crude Gathering, LLC and  its joint venture and with an affiliate of Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP related to Wyoming crude pipeline assets with a total deal value of $150 million;

Advised Tristream Energy on the sale of its natural gas pipeline and processing facilities arising out of a bankruptcy;

Advised Anadarko Petroleum Corporation on its LNG purchase and Sale agreements from its Mozambique LNG export project;

Advised major international oil company on a host of shared services agreements with its JOA partners in Equatorial Guinea;

Advised Jordan Cove LNG in the drafting and negotiation of its EPC agreements for its proposed liquefied natural gas export terminal and storage facility to be located in Coos Bay, Oregon;

Advised a large wind power developer in a two staged equity contribution of approximately $75 million for a controlling investment in a joint venture with a Spanish power developer for a two phase wind farm in Oklahoma with an expected nameplate capacity of 365 megawatts;

Credentials

J.D., South Texas College of Law, summa cum laude

M.B.A., Tulane University

B.S.M., Tulane University

Texas

Intern, Sim Lake, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

English

Portuguese