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Greenberg Traurig Mexico Represents New Fortress Energy in a Gulf of Mexico deepwater natural gas project

MEXICO CITY – Dec. 5, 2022 – Attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig’s Energy and Natural Resources Practice in Mexico City represented NFE Upstream Co., in connection with the negotiation and execution of a Comprehensive Exploration and Extraction Services Contract (CSIEE) with Pemex Exploración y Producción (PEP) for the Lakach natural gas field, one of the largest natural gas fields located in deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

NFE Upstream Co., is a subsidiary of New Fortress Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: NFE), a global energy infrastructure operator in the offshore oil and gas, utility, nuclear, wind and renewable sectors that provides turnkey energy services worldwide.

This project with CSIEE with PEP has been reported as an important step in contributing to the Mexican Government's efforts to increase natural gas production.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Energy & Natural Resources Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s Energy & Natural Resources Practice has broad transactional, regulatory, and litigation experience across most sectors of the energy industry, including oil and gas, LNG, electricity, coal, wind, solar and other renewable energy sources, and water. The firm’s exceptional multi-office platform, including key offices in major energy centers, enables us to serve and implement legal strategies for energy clients throughout the U.S. and internationally.

About Greenberg Traurig’s Mexico City Office: Greenberg Traurig’s Mexico City office offers clients innovative, strategic advice and legal services that span both traditional fields and contemporary regulatory sectors. The office has more than 60 bilingual attorneys who have been contributors to major national projects in Mexico and leverages the resources and reach of the firm’s global platform to provide clients with tailored legal services reflective of the specific industry and market conditions in which they operate. The Mexico City office is an integral part of the firm’s award-winning Latin America Practice, and has been recognized with leading banking, corporate, M&A, infrastructure, real estate, labor & employment, privacy, energy, administrative litigation, and competition practices in Mexico.

About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP has more than 2500 attorneys in 43 locations in the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm reported gross revenue of over $2 Billion for FY 2021 and is consistently among the top firms on the Am Law 100Am Law Global 100, and NLJ 250. On the debut 2022 Law360 Pulse Leaderboard, it is a Top 15 firm. Greenberg Traurig is Mansfield Rule 5.0 Certified Plus by The Diversity Lab and the Center for Resource Solutions Green-e® Energy program certifies that the firm’s U.S. offices are 100% powered by renewable energy. The firm is often recognized for its focus on philanthropic giving, innovation, diversity, and pro bono. Web: