Scott Schwind focuses on international energy and natural resources matters, with an emphasis on upstream, midstream, and downstream oil and gas transactions and energy infrastructure projects. Assisting clients throughout the United States, Latin America, and Africa, Scott previously practiced law in São Paulo, Brazil.Scott's upstream oil and gas experience includes concessions, production sharing contracts, drilling contracts, joint operating agreements, and joint development arrangements. He also coordinates foreign and domestic farm-ins, acquisitions, and divestitures of oil and gas producing properties. In the midstream space, Scott regularly negotiates oil and gas gathering and transportation arrangements, including crude oil and natural gas pipelines and lifting arrangements. In the downstream sector, he structures crude oil processing and refined products marketing, purchase, and sale arrangements. He also advises clients on the acquisition, divestiture, and construction of infrastructure projects, particularly in the energy industry.