Armando Gonzalez focuses his practice on corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on the oil, gas and energy industry. He has experience in multiple areas of the energy industry, including domestic and international energy transactions, acquisitions and divestitures, production and development, land titles, and due diligence.
Prior to joining the firm, Armando gained valuable insight working with a publicly traded international oil and gas company on energy transactions in Latin America. He also assisted clients with all facets of their exploration and production activities while working as an associate in the energy section of a nationally known law firm in Houston.
Armando is a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators, Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, Young Professionals in Energy, and the Mexican American Bar Association. He is fully fluent in Spanish.
He is designated as a board-certified attorney in oil, gas and mineral law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Areas of Concentration
•Oil, gas and energy
•Mergers and acquisitions
Awards & Recognition
•Team Member, Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc., one of America's Best Corporate Law Firms, 13th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013
•Legal Intern, White House Office of Management and Budget, Summer 2006
•Law Clerk, Justice David Medina, The Supreme Court of Texas, 2008
•Law Clerk, Justice Eva Guzman, The Fourteenth Court of Appeals, 2007
Articles, Publications, & Lectures
•Mentioned, Sealing the Deal: Greenberg Traurig Guides ICE in Israel, Law360, October 17, 2014
•Speaker, The Practice of Oil and Gas, South Texas College of Law, Houston, TX, October 2013
•Featured, Club Leaders of the Future, Latino Leaders magazine, August 2013
Associated News & Events
02.17.15 Greenberg Traurig's Armando Gonzalez Earns Texas Board Certification in Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law
12.05.12 Greenberg Traurig Expands Its Texas Offices with the Addition of Five Associates