Paul R. Baay

Paul R. Baay

Paul R. Baay

President & Chief Executive Officer, Touchstone Exploration Inc.

Professor Paul Griffin is Senior Adviser and Counsel to the Global Oil and Gas Group. With over 30 years’ experience in the sector, Paul focuses on the deals and disputes of the global oil and gas business. He has also been involved in related matters of public law and competition law. He writes and speaks regularly on the issues and developments of the law and global oil and gas industry and is the consulting editor of the leading text, “The Law and Business of LNG”.

Among other accolades, Paul has been named Global Oil & Gas Lawyer of the Year by Who’s Who Legal as well as World’s Leading Energy Lawyer by Expert Guides: Best of the Best. He is recognised by Chambers & Partners as being “a very strong oil and gas lawyer” with “tremendous experience in gas sales agreements”.

Paul is Vice-Chair of the Oil and Gas Law Committee of the International Bar Association and a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators and the Institute of Energy Law. He is also a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a CEDR Accredited Mediator.