Tom assists clients with energy projects around the world. His recent experience has focused on the development of liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects, including containerized LNG projects. He works with clients at all stages of such projects in the United States and internationally in such areas as project structuring, contracting, and governmental approvals. He also negotiates commercial agreements and project development documents for those projects. Additionally, Tom advises clients on an array of regulatory issues, including contract and tariff matters before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). He also represents clients before the Department of Energy (DOE) for authorizations to export and import natural gas under the Natural Gas Act. He has handled administrative and appellate litigation before the FERC and the courts on these matters. Tom holds BA in Economics (1993) from the University of Arizona and a JD (2000) from Georgetown University Law Center.