Kim Talus is the holder the James McCulloch Chair in Energy Law at Tulane University and the founding director of the Tulane Center for Energy Law.
His extensive experience in research and consultancy has centered around international, comparative and European energy law. He has authored and co-authored articles in more than 120 publications.
Talus' work has awarded him with many recognitions, including The Willoughby Prize in 2005, for outstanding article published in the Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law.
Talus is also a part-time Professor at UEF Law School and University of Helsinki. In the past, he has held teaching positions at University College London, University of Houston and University of Bonn. In addition to his role as the Editor-in-Chief for OGEL, he is a member of the Editorial Board for AIPN's Journal of World Energy Law and Business.
He works frequently with companies, public authorities and governments in various areas of energy law and policy. His recent assignments relate to EU and international law aspects of large-scale infrastructure investments, upstream oil and gas as well as investment disputes.
OGEL Call for Papers: Special Issue on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Regimes and Their Impact on the Oil and Gas Industry
OGEL Special Issue prepared by Thomas J. Dimitroff and Professor Kim Talus:
OGEL 5 (2019) Natural Gas Pipeline Construction and Regulation
OGEL Special Issue prepared by Professor Kim Talus and Katerina Florou:
OGEL 4 (2017) - Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)
OGEL Special prepared by Prof. Kim Talus and Topi Turunen:
OGEL 3 (2016) - Waste to Energy (WtE)
OGEL & TDM joint Special features prepared by Dr. Kim Talus:
OGEL 5 (2015) - Yukos Special and TDM 5 (2015) - Yukos Special