José Daniel Franco
José Daniel Franco Fernández is an associate in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance group. He has focused his practice on the regulatory and contractual matters of Oil & Gas and Electricity projects, from the perspective of both public and private sectors.
Before joining White & Case, José Daniel was a member of a prestigious law firm in Mexico City, where he advised public and private entities in the development of power generation projects and their participation in the Wholesale Electricity Market.
Jose Daniel also held a position in the the legal affairs unit of the Mexican natural gas system operator. He advised in the daily interaction with transporters, shippers and final users in connection with transportation service agreements, right of ways and regulatory matters before the authorities. In addition, Jose Daniel was involved in the development of new natural gas projects such as underground storage facilities, interconnections, open seasons, among others.