Brian Davidson is Senior Legal Counsel responsible for Technip USA, Inc.’s onshore operations in the United States. His duties entail the negotiation of all onshore prime contracts (from Front End Engineering and Development to Engineering, Procurement, and Construction/Construction Management), the negotiation of joint ventures and consortiums to support onshore endeavors, and the evaluation and approval of legal departures for subcontracts and purchase orders. Further, Brian is responsible for compliance requirements within the onshore business unit, and the legal analysis/positioning for prime and subcontract claims. Prior to Brian’s tenure with Technip USA, Inc., he spent approximately fifteen years in subcontracts management and procurement at Fluor, Lyondell, and Chevron. In that time, he worked a number of projects both domestically and overseas, in different business lines of refining, petrochemical, subsea development, and telecommunications. He holds a B.S. in Political Science from Texas A&M University, and a J.D. from South Texas College of Law.