Jonathan Goldfarb

Partner

About Jonathan Goldfarb
Work experience
  • 2018

    Partner, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 2008 - 2018

    Partner, Ince & Co

  • 2001 - 2008

    Associate, Ince & Co

  • 1999 - 2001

    Trainee, Ince & Co

Education
  • 1997 - 1998

    College of Law, London - LPC

  • 1996 - 1997

    Manchester Metropolitan University, CPE

  • 1993 - 1996

    University of Manchester, Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Selected projects
  • Regularly advises on long term and short term shipping time and spot charters, and has represented a number of owners in negotiations with major international charterers such as BG, Shell, ENI, GDF Suez, Chevron, and Maurebeni.

  • Regularly advises on LNG and FSRU newbuilding and conversion contracts with the major Korean, Japanese and Singaporean shipyards.

  • Represented various owners in respect of numerous FSRU tenders, including Brazil, India, Egypt, Lithuania, Fujairah, Uruguay, Chile and the Ivory Coast, and advises regular on pre-qualification documents, tender documents (including the qualification of time charters, leases, O&M contracts and EPCIC contracts) and liaising with a network of local Counsel in the various jurisdictions.

  • Led the team which represented Golar LNG on their 11 year time charter with PT Nusantara Regas (PTNR - a joint venture of Pertamina and PGN) for the provision of a FSRU and associated mooring infrastructure. This project was Indonesia’s (and Asia’s) first ever FSRU. The team advised Golar on the initial stages of the project, through the tender process and negotiation of and entry into the long term time charter. The regasified LNG will be supplied by PTNR to Indonesia’s state owned electricity company PLN as a replacement for high speed diesel.

  • Led the team which represented Golar LNG on their Liquefaction Tolling Agreement with Perenco and Société Nationale Des Hydrocarbures for Golar's first operational FLNG unit, Hilli Episeyo, operating offshore Cameroon.