Compass Lexecon has developed a deep knowledge of the economics and institutional structures of all segments of the energy industry. We have completed numerous economic studies on issues related to competition, pricing, and the impact of regulation. Our strength lies within our teams of experts with differing backgrounds, creating extensive familiarity with domestic and global energy markets. This depth of experience, combined with our staff’s strong academic training, provides clients in business and government with high-quality analysis and high-value advice and litigation support.
Because of our intimate knowledge of the energy industry, we ask the right questions, pursue the appropriate analyses, and develop solid conclusions and recommendations that address the challenges and opportunities facing our clients. We combine this with the ability to comprehend and synthesize often complex issues on the cutting edge of industry transition and to communicate them effectively to both clients and policymakers.
We have helped an array of global clients operating in all aspects of the energy industry, including crude oil, natural gas, refined products, chemicals, coal, and electric power. Our experience in international arbitrations spans pricing and power purchase agreement disputes, valuation matters, electricity price regulation, and cases concerning oil and gas production and expropriation.
Compass Lexecon economists have advised clients on a wide array of matters in the energy industry, including:
• Antitrust and Market Power
• International Arbitration
• Regulatory Design and Market Design
• Transmission Strategy and Infrastructure Development
• Generation Strategy, Development, and Procurement
• Transaction Advisory
• Transfer Pricing