King & Wood Mallesons review the use of economic experts in energy disputes. The authors note that in the lead up to an arbitral hearing, the analysis of economic evidence by an expert can play a crucial role in ensuring that the evidence is substantiated, and that it supports the overall claim with respect to breach, loss and causation. The authors also set out issues to be mindful of when using economic experts.
About Phillip Rompotis
Phillip practices as a barrister and arbitrator in Hong Kong. He has over 25 years’ litigation and arbitration experience in commercial disputes relating to construction & engineering, financial services, joint venture & shareholders agreements, technology, trusts, property and landlord & tenant. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators, and a member of various lists/panels of arbitrators.View