Members of the Oil and Gas Practice Group are full-service business lawyers with an emphasis on oil and gas. We assist oil and gas exploration and development companies active in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Our group also represents well services companies, ancillary service companies, and investors.

As part of a boutique law firm, the group combines large law firm expertise with the ability to respond quickly to the demands common in the oil and gas industry. We earnestly strategize to bring the greatest benefit to our clients in every way possible.

Our attorneys have experience in the following areas specific to oil and gas production:

Drafting contracts and agreements

Drafting drilling title opinions

Drafting division order title opinions

Joint ventures for both drillers and landowners

Oil and gas lease preparation and negotiation

Oil and gas litigation

Regulatory requirements and drilling permits

Sale, acquisition, and lease of tangible assets

Sale, acquisition, and disposition of oil, gas, and mineral rights

Our clients in the oil and gas industry also benefit from the decades of experience our attorneys have in the following areas:

Corporate governance matters

Employment and labor

Finance issues

Intellectual property

Mergers and acquisitions

Private Placement Memoranda fundraising

Sale and acquisition of real estate

Sale and acquisition of businesses and equity interests

Securities and related SEC reporting issues

Quiet title actions

Zoning and land use issues