Lapuerta 103pp
Biography
Publications

Mr. Lapuerta is an expert in economic analysis and financial valuation, which he frequently applies to estimate damages as an expert witness in international arbitration proceedings, including many disputes between investors and sovereign states over the alleged breach of bilateral investment treaties. He offers particular experience in the analysis of investments and contracts in the energy sector, and has provided testimony in several arbitration proceedings concerning the prices in long-term energy contracts. Within the energy sector, his work has covered natural gas, coal, electricity and oil.

Mr. Lapuerta also offers extensive experience with the analysis of competition, including the development of competition in markets subject to liberalization and deregulation, allegations of anti-competitive conduct such as price fixing, and the competitive impacts of proposed mergers. His work on competition has been primarily in the energy sector and the financial services sector.

Mr. Lapuerta speaks fluent Spanish, French, and Italian.

Article
Damages in Competition/Antitrust Arbitrations
November 22, 2016
Published in Global Arbitration Review’s (GAR) Guide to Damages in International Arbitration
Report
Gas market integration via implicit allocation: Feasibility from the North-West European gas market perspective
April 23, 2012
Prepared for NMa
Article
Towards Non-binding Guidance for Courts: The Oxera Report and the Quantification of Antitrust Damages
September 2010
Published in Journal of European Competition Law & Practice
Report
The Costs of Moving to a Perfect World: Forced Ownership Unbundling in the Natural Gas and Electricity Sectors
September 2007
Published by The Brattle Group, Ltd
Report
A Review of TenneT's Connections Policy
July 2007
Published by The Brattle Group, Ltd
Article
Assessing Value of Middle East LNG in Atlantic Basin Markets
May 2007
Morten Frisch and Carlos Lapuerta
Published in LNG Journal
Report
The Benefits of Multiple Ownership Models in Law Services
July 2005
Published by The Brattle Group, Ltd
Presentation
The Advent of U.S. Gas Demand Destruction and its Likely Consequences for the Pricing of Future European Gas Supplied
March 16, 2005
Paul R. Carpenter, Carlos Lapuerta, and Morten Frisch
Presented at the GASTECH 2005 Conference, Bilbao, Spain
Presentation
Arabian Gulf LNG in North West Europe: Managing Risks
February 28, 2005
Carlos Lapuerta and Morten Frisch
Presented at the Fifth Doha Conference on Natural Gas: Stretching Frontiers, Doha, Quatar
Report
The Cost of Capital for the Nor-Ned Cable
June 2004
Published by The Brattle Group, Ltd
Report
Long-Term Reserve Contracts in the Netherlands
June 2004
Published by The Brattle Group, Ltd
Report
Study to Assess the Potential Impact of Proposed Amendments to Council Regulation 2299/89 with Regard to Computerised Reservation Systems
October 2003
Carlos Lapuerta, Boaz Moselle, James D. Reitzes, Dorothy Robyn, Erica Carere, Mark Armstrong, John Cook, and Stephen Dolan
Published by The Brattle Group Ltd and Norton Rose
Report
Wholesale Gas Competition in the Netherlands and Implications for Phase III Customers
June 2003
Published by The Brattle Group, Ltd
Report
Appendix 2: Does Daily Balancing Threaten Security of Supply on the NTS, in The Gas Trading Arrangements Reform of the Gas Balancing Regime: Next Steps
April 2003
Prepared for Ofgem
Report
The Development of a Spot Market Exchange Infrastructure for Belgium
February 2003
Dan Harris, Boaz Moselle, and Carlos Lapuerta
Prepared for The Amsterdam Power Exchange (APX)
Report
Recommendations for the Dutch Electricity Market
November 2001
Carlos Lapuerta, Penelope Wilson, Boaz Moselle, and Erica Carere
Published by The Brattle Group, Ltd
Presentation
Gas Forum Europe — Regulation & Transmission
2001
Presented at the European Platform for Energy Trading in Milan, Italy
Report
Methodologies for Establishing National and Cross-Border Systems of Pricing of Access to the Gas System in Europe
February 17, 2000
Paul R. Carpenter, Carlos Lapuerta, and Boaz Moselle
Prepared for the European Commission
Article
Promoting Effective Competition Through Interconnection Policy
March 1999
Published in Telecommunications Policy
Article
Network Industries, Third Party Access and Competition Law in the European Union
1999
Carlos Lapuerta and Boaz Moselle
Published in Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business
Report
A Report on Generator Market Power in the Electricity Market of England and Wales
November 1997
Presented before The Office of Electricity Regulation in the United Kingdom
Article
Railroad and Telecommunications Provide Prior Experience in 'Negotiated Rates'
July 1997
Published in Natural Gas
Report
Basic and Enhanced Services for Recourse and Negotiated Rates in the Natural Gas Pipeline Industry, Filed on behalf of Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation and Columbia Gulf Transmission Company, in its Comments on Negotiated Rates and Terms of Service, FERC Docket No. RM96-7
May 29, 1996
Published by The Brattle Group, Inc.
Article
The Economics of Pricing Network Interconnection: Theory and Application to the Market for Telecommunications in New Zealand
1996
Published in Yale Journal on Regulation
Article
Faulty Analysis Underlies Claims of Excess Card Profits
1995
Published in American Banker
Presentation
Valuing the Big Case
1995
Presented to the Committee on Civil Practice and Procedure Section of Antitrust Law American Bar Association
Article
Controlling Costs and Improving Performance: Strategic Analysis of Litigation
1994
Gayle S. Koch, Carlos Lapuerta, Kenneth T. Wise, and Vincent Gallogly
Published in ACCA Docket
Presentation
Strategic Analysis of Litigation: Structuring Your Analysis to Improve Decision in Complex Litigation
1994
Presented to the American Bar Association Section of Business Law Annual Meeting