Akin Gump Hosts “The Global Energy Industry 2019: A Look to the Year Ahead”

(Houston) – Lawyers at Akin Gump addressed topics of concern for the energy industry in its annual energy briefing titled “The Global Energy Industry 2019: A Look to the Year Ahead.” The event was held as an in-person program in the firm’s Houston office and as a webinar.

Christine LaFollette, a partner in Akin Gump’s oil and gas practice and partner in charge of the firm’s Houston office, moderated the program, which included the following panels and speakers:

  • Emerging Trends in Private Capital Deployment: oil and gas partner Andy Lehman, global project finance practice co-head John Marciano and Will Zapalac, partner at Rockland Capital LLC. (Click here to listen.)
  • E&P Opportunities in LNG and the Return of Gas Price Volatility: oil and gas partner Gabe Procaccini. (Click here to listen.)
  • Developments in Carbon Pricing in the U.S. Electricity Industry: Chip Cannon, co-head of the energy regulation, markets and enforcement practice. (Click here to listen.)

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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