Nick Kouvaritakis

Partner, Global Head of LNG
Mayer Brown PK Wong & Nair 

Nick Kouvaritakis is the Global Head of LNG and is one of the leading lawyers in the world on LNG import projects, including LNG-to-power. He is one of the few LNG lawyers globally that has extensive experience across the entire LNG value chain. Nick’s extensive involvement in current FSRU projects includes advising Höegh LNG on its transactions with PGN in Indonesia and Hoegh LNG in Jamaica, advising Castle Peak Power on its FSRU/LNG import project in Hong Kong, advising Karpowership on multiple FSRU projects including in South Africa, Senegal and Brazil, and advising MOL in connection with its Jawa-1 FSRU project in Indonesia.

Having represented both charterers and FSRU owners, Nick has a detailed understanding of the key legal and commercial issues from both sides of the table and is able to navigate numerous local law issues relevant to FSRU projects in multiple jurisdictions. “Nick has been inspirational and excels time and time again. He has a wealth of intel and market know-how." – Chambers Asia Pacific 2023