Geologic Consulting

Oil & Gas Investments

Bickerstaff Associates, Inc. is an oil & gas consulting and investment firm focused primarily on the Rocky Mountain and Mid-Continent regions of the United States. Founded in 1997 by David R. Bickerstaff, the firm provides advisory services to oil & gas companies, private investors, banks, trust administrators and wealth management firms.

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Bickerstaff Associates, Inc.

                                     A second generation Oilman with over 25 years of industry experience, David launched his career as a Petroleum Geologist in the Billings, Montana office of Equitable Resources where he worked on oil field development including reservoir characterization and waterflood design.

After working with Equitable to divest their Rocky Mountain assets and close the Montana office, David founded his own consulting and exploration company providing geologic interpretation, Acquisition & Divestiture advisory services, prospect and producing property development and well-site geology/geo-steering services to a diverse roster of clients in the Rocky Mountain region and Alaska.

In 2005 David joined the Denver office of Meagher Energy Advisors as a consultant and ultimately Manager of Geology. While at Meagher, he screened,  technically evaluated, and marketed  hundreds of oil and gas properties in all major U.S. plays and basins.  Recently David returned to his role as a consulting geologist and continues to work with Meagher and other clients in the Rocky Mountain and Mid-Continent regions. 

David has a Geology degree from the University of Montana, is a registered Professional Geologist in the State of Wyoming, and a member of RMAG, MGS, and AAPG.

Geologic Analysis, Mapping

and Interpretation

Deal Screening

Property & Prospect


Royalty & Working Interest Portfolio Analysis

Mineral Asset Evaluation