Partner Daniel Reinbott

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Daniel Reinbott is a partner in our corporate projects practice

Daniel is an LNG and upstream natural gas partner who has been based in Singapore since 2006.

He advises the full spectrum of clients from E&P companies, to project developers, host governments, LNG traders, off-takers and lenders in relation to major LNG and natural gas project developments, and acquisitions and disposals.


Daniel is at the forefront of advising on the development of LNG regasification projects (including FSRUs) across the Asia-Pacific region, providing assistance to first time LNG regasification terminal developers and terminal users in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Australia, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Pakistan, India, Korea and Chile.

He has advised in respect of many of the existing and proposed liquefaction projects in the Asia-Pacific region, including Donggi-Senoro, Tangguh, Jangkrik, IDD, Bontang, Ichthys, NWS and GLNG.

Daniel is regarded as an expert on long term LNG sale and purchase agreements, having advised on more than 50 long term LNG SPAs over the past 15 years, covering project and portfolio based supply into markets across Asia and into Europe. He has played a key role in helping numerous companies across Asia secure new sources of LNG/natural gas and also regularly advises on LNG trading and marketing matters.


In the upstream oil & gas space, Daniel has advised in relation to PSC and other concession arrangements, E&P joint ventures, major gas project developments, natural gas sales and transportation arrangements, and acquisitions and disposals across the Asia Pacific region, as well as in Africa, the Middle East and Europe. In recent years, he has led the Ashurst teams on some of the most high profile upstream acquisitions and disposals in the region, including on Pertamina's US$2bn Murphy Malaysia acquisition and Total's PRL15 acquisition from InterOil in PNG.

He regularly advises on long term piped natural gas sale and purchase agreements, including cross border sales and as feedstock for LNG projects, petrochemicals and power.

Market profile

Daniel is ranked as a Band 1 lawyer for Energy and Natural Resources by leading legal directories, Chambers and Legal 500.

"A client says: 'His LNG project and marketing experience is second to none. As our trusted adviser, he understands the industry and the geopolitical factors like no other lawyer and provides unique insight'." - Chambers Asia-Pacific 2020.

"Daniel Reinbott is a highly regarded and dedicated oil and gas specialist. His clients are 'very impressed with his knowledge of the LNG industry,' and say that he 'helps make complicated matters easier to digest and understand'." - Chambers Asia-Pacific 2020.

He is regularly quoted in key industry publications on LNG and upstream issues and speaks at various conferences and events each year on industry trends and key legal issues.

Daniel is qualified in England & Wales and Australia (New South Wales).

Chambers Asia-Pacific identifies Daniel as "the undisputed lawyer of choice in the LNG space". CHAMBERS ASIA-PACIFIC, 2019

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