André Sarian joined the Firm in 2015. He concentrates on administrative law and corporate, contractual and regulatory matters especially related to the Oil and Gas Industry. He has been providing legal assistance to a great variety of clients of different sectors of the Oil and Gas Industry, including upstream, midstream and downstream areas. His practice includes drafting and reviewing typical contracts of the Oil and Gas Industry, consulting on regulatory issues and advising clients on tender procedures and interactions with regulatory agencies, especially the Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels - ANP.
He has worked as visiting attorney in the Energy Mining and Infrastructure area of Baker McKenzie’s London Office (2018).
He graduated from the Rio de Janeiro Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas – FGV with a degree in Law and holds LLM's degree in Public Law and Regulation from Rio de Janeiro Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas – FGV.
He also holds specialization degree in the Gas Markets Regulation from Florence School of Regulation – FSR (2020) and in International Law, Systems and Organizations from City, University of London (2018).
André Sarian is member of the Youth Committee of the Brazilian Institute of Oil and Gas (Instituto Brasileiro de Petróleo e Gás – IBP).
Languages: Portuguese / English
New Gas Law
House of Representatives rejects the amendments proposed by the Senate and approves the new gas law, which will now be subject to final presidential approval On March 17, 2021, the House of Representatives rejected the amendments proposed by the Senate and approved Bill of Law No. 4,476/2020 (updated number of Bill of Law No. 6,407/2013) […]
Brazilian House of Representatives appr...
Yesterday, September 1st, 2020, the Brazilian House of House of Representatives approved the New Gas Law Bill (Bill 6,407/2013), which will now be subject to the Senate’s analysis. Click here to access our infographic about the bill.
ANP Resolutions n. 815 and 816, dated A...
On April 20, 2020, the National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (“ANP”) published Resolutions n. 815/2020 and 816/2020, which provides for new proceedings applicable to the exploration and production of petroleum and natural gas during the COVID-19 pandemic as detailed below. Resolution n. 815/2020 Resolution n. 815/2020 allows the parties in E&P […]