Realm Energy International Corporation

Realm Energy International Corporation

April 11, 2011 09:02 ET

Realm Energy Builds Technical Advisory Board

WHITE ROCK, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 11, 2011) -Realm Energy International Corporation ("Realm Energy" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:RLM) ( is pleased to announce two distinguished additions to its Technical Advisory Board; Dr. A. Pedro H. van Meurs and Mr. Jay Park, Q.C.


Dr. A. Pedro H. van Meurs has provided petroleum consulting services for 34 years in or with respect to 70 countries around the world. He has been involved in developing oil and gas legislation and regulations for dozens of these countries.

Dr. van Meurs has also been a key economic advisor on major projects, such as the Alaska Pipeline Project and Newfoundland's offshore activities. He has also advised corporations, such as China's CNOOC, and is currently Chief Economic Advisor to the Kuwait Oil Company with regard to determining fiscal terms for the North Kuwait oil fields.

Dr. van Meurs has published two books on petroleum economics and publishes the overviews "World Fiscal Systems for Oil" and "World Fiscal Systems for Gas". Additionally, Dr. van Meurs facilitates the course, World Fiscal Systems for Oil and Gas, on an open access basis in London, UK, and on an in-house basis for governments and corporations.


Mr. Jay Park, Q.C., is a Partner and Chair of the Global Resources Practice Group with Macleod Dixon LLP.

During his career, Mr. Park has advised oil & gas companies, NOC's and governments in over forty-five countries. Advising states and state oil companies regarding the creation or amendment of petroleum regimes (comprising petroleum laws, petroleum regulations and petroleum contracts) has been one of Mr. Park's focus areas. He has assisted twelve states whose oil reserves represent 49% of the world total, and whose gas reserves represent 35% of the world total.

In 2006 and 2007, Mr. Park was recognized by the independent research partner of the International Bar Association as the world's leading oil & gas lawyer. He also instructs the "International Petroleum Transactions" course at the Faculty of Law, University of Calgary, and instructs private training programs on oil & gas regimes semi-annually in London and Houston.

About Realm Energy

Realm Energy International Corporation is a Canadian domiciled global energy company focused on driving the exploration and development of major shale plays throughout Europe and emerging countries. The Company presently has projects in Poland and Germany and is in the process of acquiring additional petroleum and natural gas rights in other European basins which have been identified as high potential. Realm Energy is committed to leveraging the most advanced shale technology to bring these resources into production. Visit Realm Energy's website at


Craig Steinke, Chairman & CEO

CAUTIONARY STATEMENT REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION:This news release includes certain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable Canadian provincial securities legislation. Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to statements with respect to the possible acquisition of rights to exploration lands that remain under application, the ultimate suitability of lands for drilling for gas development, and the possibility of Realm entering into a joint venture to develop yet to be secured lands in the Paris Basin. Forward-looking statements are necessarily based upon estimates and assumptions that, while considered by the Company's management to be reasonable, are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors which may cause the actual results and future events to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, but are not limited to: general business, economic, competitive, political and social uncertainties; the delay or failure to receive regulatory approvals, including rights to lands under application, the characteristics and viability for gas development on lands that have yet to be fully explored and assessed, the willingness of third parties to conclude agreements with Realm on terms that are acceptable to Realm management, and the ability of Realm to secure sufficient future funding to carry out all of its business plans. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law or the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange.

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