New Hires for Research & Advisory and Sales Teams

Washington, DC, April 25, 2020 - LawIQ, ( a leading provider of energy data analytics and advisory services, is pleased to announce the additions of Ms. Kelly Van Hull and Mr. Tom Hewitt to their Denver based team as the Senior Director of Oil & Liquids Research & Analytics and Enterprise Account Executive, respectively. The new hires will significantly contribute to the company’s expansion in the energy “midstream” transportation and “upstream” exploration and production industries.

“During these challenging times for the energy markets and our country, we are dedicated to renewing our commitments to existing and new customers by continuing to enhance our software analytics platforms and providing research and advisory services that engage their essential decisions at the intersection of business, law and strategy,” said Chip Moldenhauer, LawIQ’s CEO. “We are very fortunate to be in a position to add Kelly and Tom to our team. They both have terrific industry experience and great functional capabilities to help our customers anticipate and interpret energy infrastructure events and find opportunities and efficiencies that will help them emerge stronger from this period of extreme supply and demand contraction. “

Kelly will lead the research, analysis, and dissemination of liquids pipeline and marketplace regulatory and commercial intelligence to LawIQ customers. She has decades of experience most recently with RBN Energy LLC where she held the role of Managing Director Energy Analytics and provided energy market fundamental consulting services to a broad range of clients including major E&Ps, midstream companies, private equity firms, and chemical companies evaluating asset investments and strategic opportunities.  Prior to RBN, Kelly developed market expertise in a variety of roles at Bentek Energy, Saddle Butte Pipeline, and Resource Data International. Kelly holds a BA in Economics from the University of Michigan and is a frequent speaker at industry events.

Leveraging over a decade of energy industry experience in the U.S. and Canada, Tom will lead enterprise sales engagements across the midstream and upstream oil and gas segments, as well as energy focused financial services and asset manager segments. Previously, he has managed the supply chains of midstream operators and led software sales for a leading upstream engineering software company. Tom excels at understanding the needs of energy companies and integrating technical analytics based solutions. He comes from oil and gas roots, hailing from Calgary, Alberta and holds a B.Sc. in Management with a minor in Entrepreneurship from Montana State University.

LawIQ’s customer base has grown to include the majority of the major midstream pipeline companies developing and operating America’s energy transportation infrastructure, as well as many upstream producers and leading energy investment firms. Their entrepreneurial team of engineers, data scientists, and industry regulatory experts continues to expand in Washington and Denver.

LawIQ ( is a leading provider of energy infrastructure regulatory event analytics, insights and advisory services for blue chip energy corporations and financial firms that need to anticipate and understand events to deploy capital with confidence, manage risk and maximize returns. Our diverse team of energy attorneys, software engineers, and data scientists apply industry expertise and machine learning technologies to software platforms that acquire and structure millions of regulatory, financial, and legal filings and enable customizable monitoring, modeling and forecasting of infrastructure permitting, litigation, and market events. ###

Media Contact: Craig Heilman