Shearman & Sterling LLP multinational law firm headquartered in New York City, United States.

Jeremy Kennedy is a partner and member of the firm’s Global Energy Industry Group.

His practice focuses on upstream, midstream and downstream transactions in the domestic and international energy sectors. His clients include oil and gas producers, operators, petrochemical manufacturers, oil field services companies and financing parties in the energy industry. Jeremy concentrates particularly on the structuring, documentation and negotiation of oil, gas and petrochemical transactions including, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, project development and financing.

Jeremy has played a key role in negotiating and documenting the purchase and sale of upstream and midstream oil and gas assets, farmins, farmouts, volumetric production payments and other drilling fund and development dollar investment arrangements, as well as petrochemical project development, asset acquisition and divestiture and joint venture investments. He brings his understanding of energy issues to the table and helps clients to evaluate risks and opportunities in a transaction while pursuing their objectives. In addition, he has experience in a wide range of other core legal disciplines, including LNG, maritime law, EPC and offshore oil and gas projects, having assisted in the implementation of a long term time charter for a ground breaking FPSO in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.