Mikio Kobayashi | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Mikio Kobayashi
Mikio Kobayashi

Mikio Kobayashi

Associate, Tokyo

Overview

Mikio Kobayashi is an associate in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance department of our Tokyo office and focuses on energy project development and financing matters, including LNG sales.

Prior to joining White & Case, Mikio worked in the Tokyo office of an international law firm where he represented clients on a wide range of energy related matters.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • LPC, BPP Law School, London
  • GDL, BPP Law School, London
  • MA, King's College London
  • BSc, University of Bristol

Languages

  • English
  • Japanese

Experience

A subsidiary of a major Japanese Trading Company in connection with its LNG sales from the Cameron LNG Project.*

A subsidiary of a major Japanese Trading Company in connection with the (a) acquisition of liquefaction and regasification capacity in the Cameron LNG Project; and (b) proposed acquisition of liquefaction capacity in liquefaction export terminals to be located in the United States.*

A major Japanese Trading Company in connection with the acquisition of an interest in an oil and gas marketing and producer services company.*

A major Japanese Trading Company in connection with the proposed acquisition of liquefaction capacity in a liquefaction export terminal to be located in the United States and the potential LNG sales from such export terminal.*

A major Japanese Trading Company in connection with the off-take and on-sale of LNG from a proposed liquefaction project in West Africa.*

A Canadian energy company in connection with its LNG sales arrangements from an LNG liquefaction facility and export terminal at Bish Cove, near Kitimat, British Columbia.*

* Matters worked on prior to joining White & Case