Christopher Richardson is a Partner at White & Case, LLP, based in Houston, Texas. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Tulane University, followed by his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law. Mr. Richardson is a global energy transactions lawyer who regularly provides counsel on oil and gas, petrochemical, and LNG transactions and projects to a variety of companies and organizations throughout the United States and in foreign jurisdictions. He has published articles in numerous academic law journals (including at the University of Chicago, Georgetown University, and the University of Texas) and industry publications, and regularly lectures and presents on global oil and gas topics. Mr. Richardson serves on the Board of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN) and is a member of the Advisory Board of the Tulane Center for Energy Law at Tulane University Law School.