GCA LITIGATION SUPPORT SERVICES
Recent large-scale events such as the 2003 Northeast blackout, the California Energy Crisis, the demise of Enron and other energy trading companies,, and natural gas shortages have reshaped the energy industry as well as having released tremendous legal, commercial, and regulatory forces. These factors have been responsible for creating much litigation concerning the energy sector.
Most law firms are not directly familiar with various critical aspects of the energy sector. GCA offers uniquely qualified expert witness and litigation support services from energy industry leading practitioners, with a special focus on energy and financial trading, energy contracting and back-office processes, energy structured finance, power purchase agreements, and energy risk management. In addition to matters concerning gas and electric power, GCA’s professional team has been retained on litigation matters regarding retail gas and electric services, concerning crude oil refining and economics, as well as all matters concerning refined products marketing, blending, transportation, and terminal storage.
Our firm has been retained in a variety of high profile and cutting edge legal assignments where we have assisted attorneys representing energy and industry clients, financial institutions, and energy end-users in energy-related litigation matters. GCA has capably assisted legal counsel in responding to and propounding discovery, reviewing documentation, opining and preparing litigation plans, the result of which has resulted in favorable settlement for GCA’s clients and legal representatives. Due the experience of our staff of experienced consultants, GCA offers cost effective solutions to many of the complexities of energy litigation.
GCA expert witness services include the following: