The British-American Business Association's
Energey & Environment Committee
invites members to
an issues-focused roundtable discussion comparing and contrasting impacts on the US & UK energy markets
as a result of COVID-19 and the collapse in energy prices.
DATE: Tuesday, May 12, 2020
TIME: 11:00 am EST
The conversation will cover the collapse in energy markets, the challenges that brings and how those who are facing these concerns
on both sides of the Atlantic are dealing with them.
Our Speakers will cover topics including:
1. How will the following issues impact the energy markets in the coming weeks, months and years?
Global Energy Market
2. Final thoughts: preparing the industry for a post-COVID-19 world
Richard Cockburn, Partner Womble Bond Dickinson (UK)
Richard Cockburn is a partner in WBD’s energy and natural resources group. Richard has worked with developers and contractors in the renewable energy sector on projects ranging from onshore and offshore windfarms to renewable heat, solar, wave, tidal and other projects. Read full bio
Matt Lewy, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK)
Matt is a partner in the London corporate team with a focus on energy and natural resources. Matt's focus is on M&A and consortia arrangements, particularly in the upstream oil and gas, energy service and renewable energy sectors. Matt has experience working with clients in the UK (including UKCS), as well as having worked with clients and in both the US and Russia. Read full bio.
Jasper is a member of the firm’s Corporate & Securities practice group, focusing on the oil and gas industry. He has experience representing exploration and production companies and private equity clients on acquisitions, divestitures, and joint ventures involving upstream and midstream oil and gas assets. Read full bio.
Joe Tirone, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (US), Moderator
Joe Tirone is the co-leader of Womble Bond Dickinson’s Energy & Natural Resources Sector. His practice focuses on energy project and infrastructure development, mergers and acquisitions and project finance. He has represented energy sector companies in structuring, negotiating and drafting a range of complex contracts and agreements. Read full bio.