Jean-Pierre Pham's practice focuses on the development of energy projects and energy mergers and acquisitions in Canada and internationally.
J.P. acts in oil and gas transactions, joint ventures, cross-border energy mergers and acquisitions, oil sands development, energy construction, coalbed methane projects, liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects, compressed natural gas (CNG) shipping projects, financings, pipeline projects, processing contracts, marketing and hedging agreements, petroleum law regime analysis and design, as well as corporate/commercial reorganizations, restructurings, mergers and acquisitions. His practice also involves the provision of environmental and regulatory advice.
He has acted for projects and transactions in Romania, France, Russia, West Africa, Iraq, Algeria, Egypt, Cyprus, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, Colombia, Brazil, Quebec, Newfoundland, Western Canada and the US.
J.P. regularly writes articles and presents seminars on oil and gas and corporate law, including for the Canadian Energy Law Foundation and the International Bar Association.
He is a member of the Canadian Association of Oil Well Drilling Contractors (CAODC), the Small Explorers and Producers Association of Canada (SEPAC) and the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN).
In addition to English, J.P. is fluent in French and Vietnamese.