Oil & Gas


Our oil and gas attorneys are among the most reputable, knowledgeable, most experienced in the region. This group provides advice and representation to clients in all aspects of oil and gas law. We represent both landowners and producers. Our areas of practice include the following: Advices and litigation involving oil and gas contract disputes, such as disputes relating to take or pay, royalty, gas balancing, gas transportation and the termination of leases; advices and litigation regarding technical and operational disputes among working interest owners related to surface or subsurface well blow outs, mechanical and equipment failures and other exploratory and production related incidents; opinions related to land and oil and gas titles; expropriation litigation; representation of buyers and sellers of oil and gas properties, including the performance of related due diligence; federal administrative appeals before the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management and the Interior Board of Land Appeals; advices regarding state and federal regulatory issues, including BOEM regulations; and the negotiation, preparation and review of oil and gas related agreements, including joint venture and joint operating agreements, exploration and participation agreements, farmin and farmout agreements, gas balancing agreements, facility use agreements, production handling agreements, drilling contracts, and gas purchase, gathering and processing agreements.

Areas of Practice