Many of the Rockflow partners have significant experience acting as an expert witness in oil & gas arbitrations and providing expert testimony under oath.
We have provided our professional opinions, under cross-examination, on a number of technical, commercial and quantum issues in cases under LCIA rules.
Rockflow's experts are experienced leading figures in their disciplines and they work effectively with QCs, counsel and clients in arbitration and litigation cases.
In addition to it's core partners' expertise, Rockflow can call upon a wider network of qualified experts in specific technical and commercial areas, including:
- reservoir and surface facilities engineering
- reserves estimation
- drilling engineering & production technology
- well operations & field development
- geology, geophysics & petrophysics
- oil & gas operator management
- commercial, economics & quantum
Expert Services at Rockflow
Rockflow undertakes a range of expert services, from acting as expert witnesses in arbitration and dispute resolution, to working on unitisation and redetermination cases.
Contract Negotiation Support
We provide integrated technical, commercial and management advisory services for the negotiation of acquisitions, licensing and equity.
We also provide support to highlight the potential value of asset divestments through independent estimation of in-place volumes and the identification of conceptual development schemes with supporting economic models.
Unitization and Redetermination of Equity
Rockflow partners have extensive experience in the determination of unit initial tract participation in accumulations which straddle existing licence boundaries and the determination/redetermination of equity.
Rockflow prepares the submittal cases and rebuttals on behalf of unit participating parties.
Rockflow partners also have experience in performing the "Expert" role in redetermination events.
Our core team members have worked on several major straddling field unitisation and redetermination projects in the North Sea, Europe and Africa.
We provide full technical and commercial resources to assist in the preparation of pre-unitisation agreements, unit operating agreements & technical procedures and also the cases for the subsequent redetermination of equity.