Navigator Energy Services LLC, a midstream provider, has added Kevin Strehlow to its senior leadership team as general counsel. Strehlow brings a combination of legal and financial experience to the company, having served as in-house counsel for a midstream company, an attorney with a large law firm, a financial analyst, and business journalist.
Prior to joining Navigator, Strehlow served for nearly five years as chief counsel for Sunoco Logistics Partners LP (NYSE: SXL), where he served as the lead legal counsel for eight pipeline open seasons covering thousands of miles of new and repurposed pipeline systems serving the Gulf Coast. During his tenure with Sunoco, Strehlow represented Sunoco’s pipeline, terminaling and marketing businesses in a variety of commercial transactions, including numerous terminaling services agreements and other project development transactions surrounding Sunoco’s 25 million-barrel Nederland, Texas, crude petroleum terminal. Strehlow also served as Sunoco’s legal lead in the formation of multiple joint ventures, including SunVit Pipeline LLC and Bayou Bridge Pipeline LLC.
Prior to Sunoco, Strehlow was an associate with the Houston office of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP, where he did work in the energy, finance, and real estate markets. Strehlow also spent time as a market analyst reporter with Argus Media and as a financial analyst with Scottsdale, Arizona-based Troon Golf.
Strehlow received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Texas at Austin and his Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and political science from Vanderbilt University.