About the Author
Fernando L Brunelli, born Buenos Aires, Argentina, 24 December 1970; admitted to bar, 1994, Argentina. Education: Belgrano University (JD, 1994); Austral University (postgraduate, Corporate Law, 1996); University of Buenos Aires (postgraduate, oil and gas law, 1998). Foreign Visiting Attorney, Gardere & Wynne, LLP (Houston Office, Texas, USA), 1999. Member: Buenos Aires Bar Association. Languages: Spanish and English. Joined Alliani & Bruzzon in 1997, became a partner in 2005. Since his joining the firm, he has worked in several oil and gas related transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, purchase and sale of assets, assignment and farm-in agreements, joint ventures, oilfield services agreements and participation in bidding rounds, assisting international and local E&P and services companies.