CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT PETROLEUM ENGINEERS AND GEOLOGISTS
As independent consultants, Netherland, Sewell & Associates, Inc. hereby consents to the incorporation by reference in the Annual Report on Form 10-K of W&T Offshore, Inc. to be filed on or about February 26, 2013, of information from our reserve report with respect to the reserves of W&T Offshore, Inc. dated January 23, 2013, and entitled Estimate of Reserves and Future Revenue to the W&T Offshore, Inc. Interest in Certain Oil and Gas Properties Located Onshore Texas; in State Waters Offshore Alabama, Louisiana, and Texas; and in Federal Waters in the Gulf of Mexico as of December 31, 2012, and to the use of our reports on reserves and the incorporation of the reports on reserves for the years ended 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011. We further consent to the incorporation by reference of information contained in our reports dated January 23, 2013 in the Registration Statements (Form S-3 Nos. 333-157793 and 333-180360 and Form S-4 No. 333-185579) of W&T Offshore, Inc. and in the related Prospectuses and the Registration Statement (Form S-8 Nos. 333-159005 and 333-126251) pertaining to the W&T Offshore, Inc. Long-Term Compensation Plan and the Registration Statement (Form S-8 No. 333-126252) pertaining to the W&T Offshore, Inc. Directors Compensation Plan. We also consent to W&Ts use of the phrase independent petroleum consultant as referencing Netherland, Sewell & Associates, Inc.
|NETHERLAND, SEWELL & ASSOCIATES, INC.|
/S/ C.H. (SCOTT) REES III, P.E.
C.H. (Scott) Rees III, P.E.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
February 26, 2013