Anthony Patten


Anthony Patten is a partner from the Project Development & Finance Group based in Singapore. Anthony specialises in corporate, project development and finance work in the international oil and gas industry.

Anthony is ranked as a leading oil and gas lawyer in Who’s Who Legal, Legal 500 and Chambers, where he is recommended for his industry knowledge and broad international experience, especially in LNG projects. Prior to joining Shearman & Sterling, Anthony worked as senior in house counsel with Royal Dutch Shell plc (in the UK and Dubai) and with other leading international law firms.

Selected Experience

  • PETRONAS on the development and financing of the RAPID petrochemicals project in Malaysia
  • Golar LNG and subsequently OneLNG on the development of the Fortuna floating liquefaction project in Equatorial Guinea
  • The Government of the Province of British Columbia on a range of greenfield LNG projects in Western Canada
  • Golar Power on the development of the Porto de Sergipe LNG-to-Power project in Brazil
  • Mitsui E&P on the acquisition of upstream acreage in Brazil
  • Bumi Armada on the development of a floating LNG storage project in Malta


  • University of Melbourne, Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Bachelor of Commerce


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