Elsa Energy, Oil & Gas Lawyers

Joe E. Broussard
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Joe E. Broussard
Beaumont, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 34 years of experience
(409) 835-5011 2615 Calder, Ste. 800
Beaumont, TX 77702
Energy, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Baylor Law School
Joe Broussard, a member of one of the founding families of Jefferson County, Texas, joined MehaffyWeber in 1988 and became a shareholder in 1994. Joe is board certified in Estate Planning and Probate by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and heads the firm’s Business Department. His experience includes work with numerous closely-held and family owned businesses, residential and commercial real estate developments, convenience stores, petroleum fuel jobbers, real estate transactions involving both surface and mineral interests, oil and gas transactions, wills, trusts, estate tax, gift tax and generation skipping tax planning. Joe is legal counsel and an executive board...
Mark Steven Humphreys
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Mark Steven Humphreys
Weatherford, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 28 years of experience
(817) 944-1016 211 S Rusk St
Weatherford, TX 76086
Free ConsultationEnergy, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan University
I tell you what you need to hear - not what you want to hear. Law has been a second career for me. I grew up and lived in and worked in the "real world" before becoming an attorney. My parents died when I was seven and grew up with financially poor relatives. My first jobs were in construction and then the trucking industry. I do not take money from people unless I am very comfortable that something good can be done for them. Over 95% of my cases are handled on a contingency fee basis. This means I believe...
Ryan Hamilton Zehl
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Ryan Hamilton Zehl
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney
(888) 603-3636 2700 Post Oak Blvd
Ste 1000
Houston, TX 77056
Energy, Maritime, Personal Injury and Products Liability
South Texas College of Law
Zehl & Associates is a nationally recognized personal injury law firm that represents accident and wrongful death victims across Texas, Louisiana and the United States. In addition to being undefeated, the firm's lawyers have recovered Billions for their clients and consistently recovered the largest verdicts and settlements in history. Just recently, for example, Ryan Zehl recovered the #1 largest oilfield accident settlement in US history ($90 million) for a contractor who was severely burned during a workover in Burleson County, Texas. A year earlier, the firm obtained the #1 largest truck accident settlement in Texas ($24 million) for a client...
Diego J. Peña
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Diego J. Peña
Fort Worth, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 39 years of experience
(817) 575-9854 5601 Bridge St
Fort Worth, TX 76112
Energy, Business, Employment and Real Estate
University of Texas - Austin
Diego J. Peña currently serves as a full-time arbitrator and mediator. He began his practice in San Antonio, Texas as a commercial and business litigator. As an attorney for more than 36 years, Mr. Peña has represented individuals, small to medium businesses and Fortune 500 corporations in state and federal courts. He has litigated cases involving consumer disputes, contracts, personal injury, wrongful death, insurance claims and disputes, federal and state constitutional law claims, civil rights, labor & employment claims, religious discrimination, sexual harassment and hostile work environment, real estate disputes, oil and gas disputes, environmental issues and...
Paul F. Wieneskie
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Paul F. Wieneskie
San Antonio , TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 39 years of experience
(210) 775-0549 5460 Babcock Road
Ste #120C
San Antonio , TX 78240
Energy, Appeals, Business and Real Estate
Baylor Law School and Baylor University
A native of Commerce and Temple, Texas, Attorney Paul F. Wieneskie brings over 30 years of practice experience to Bailey & Galyen, with an emphasis on civil appeals, municipal law (representing cities or private citizens), economic development concerns, and land use and planning. He has been board-certified in civil appellate law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1994, an honor accorded to less than one in every ten lawyers in the state of Texas. He is also AV-rated by his colleagues in the legal profession under Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review Rating System®* (since 1997). Paul has successfully represented clients...
Adrian Bower
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Adrian Bower
Dallas, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 10 years of experience
(214) 799-2142 1910 Pacific Ave.
Suite 10700
Dallas, TX 75201
Free ConsultationEnergy, Business, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
St. Mary's University School of Law and Beihang University
Litigation:  
Adrian represents clients in adversarial proceedings covering civil, criminal, and administrative matters.  He has achieved favorable results in the form of jury/bench verdicts and relief being granted at each of these levels, including on appeals.  Additionally, Adrian has been able to recover on offensive claims and defeat defensive claims simply by issuing letters, thus generating significant cost savings. 

Energy: 
Adrian cut his teeth in the oil and gas industry.  He takes personal pride in having built his client base by identifying and recovering unpaid (or stolen) royalties.  Those successes have led to Adrian taking over leasing operations for hundreds of thousands...
Brent Clark Perry
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Brent Clark Perry
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 33 years of experience
(713) 401-9790 2 Houston Center 909 Fannin, Suite 2630
Houston, TX 77010
Energy, Business, Real Estate and Securities
University of Chicago
Over an exemplary 25 year career, Brent C. Perry has distinguished himself as a skilled litigator. His wealth of experience has helped clients in a wide range of business and legal matters solve complex issues. Mr. Perry attended the University of Chicago Law School and graduated in 1989, after which he served as a law clerk for the U.S. District Judge Ricardo Hinojosa in Texas. Mr. Perry then joined Baker Botts, LLP in 1990 and Bracewell & Giuliania, LLP in 1993. This gave Mr. Perry valuable hands-on experience that propelled him further in his career. He...
John R. Walker
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John R. Walker
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 32 years of experience
(713) 588-0446 1001 McKinney St.
Suite 1400
Houston, TX 77002
Free ConsultationEnergy, Insurance Claims, Insurance Defense and Maritime
South Texas College of Law
JOHN R. WALKER is a Partner in SBSB's Houston office. For the past almost twenty-five years, it has been my privilege to represent insurance and employer interests focusing on the defense of claims brought under the Longshore and Harbor Act, the Defense Base (DBA), the Non-Appropriated Funds (NAF) Instrumentalities Act, the Jones Act, and General Maritime and Admiralty Law. Additionally, John also has extensive experience in First Party Insurance Defense matters, representing employers, insurance carriers, and third parties in State, Federal and Appellate courts. Prior to joining the firm, John handled First Party Insurance Defense,...
Thomas G. Kemmy
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Thomas G. Kemmy
San Antonio, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 36 years of experience
(210) 735-2233 322 W Woodlawn Ave
San Antonio, TX 78212
Free ConsultationEnergy, Business, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
St. Mary's University School of Law
Thomas Kemmy is a personal injury attorney in Texas and New Mexico. Tom built his reputation representing ordinary people and small business owners injured by large corporations and hospitals. He has won large verdicts and settlements in difficult cases involving catastrophic and fatal injuries, medical negligence, oil and gas mineral and royalty disputes, and other business torts.

Tom started his practice in 1986 in San Antonio and worked for a premier insurance defense law firm, and in doing so, learned the defense side of the litigation practice.

After three and a half years of defense practice, Tom and his wife Ginger and...
James Bartlett Jr
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James Bartlett Jr
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 26 years of experience
(713) 228-4100 1113 Vine Street
Suite 240
Houston, TX 77002
Energy, Bankruptcy and Business
South Texas College of Law
James “Jim” Bartlett, Jr. is an experienced trial lawyer who also offers deal negotiation services to his corporate clients, including all aspects of drafting and completion of the related contractual agreements. Jim has successfully represented numerous corporations and other business entities in complex litigation matters throughout and outside the United States for over 22 years, including nine years as a partner in a national Am Law 200 firm.

Jim received his law degree from South Texas College of Law, where he served on the Law Review. During his time in law school, he was also a member of numerous varsity...
William W. Ogden
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William W. Ogden
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 45 years of experience
(713) 844-3001 711 Louisiana Street, Suite 1800
Houston, TX 77002
Energy, Administrative and Employment
The University of Texas School of Law
Bill Ogden is a partner in the Houston office of Kean Miller. He joined the firm in 2017 and practices in the trial and appellate groups. He has extensive courtroom and appellate experience in a wide range of commercial litigation, with concentration in communications and First Amendment law, employment litigation, financial services and energy law. Bill is Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is one of the foremost First Amendment attorneys in the state of Texas having represented traditional media such as newspapers, broadcasters, journalists and book publishers, as well as internet...
Thomas J. Howell
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Thomas J. Howell
Dallas, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 47 years of experience
(214) 615-7925 3710 Rawlins St
Suite 950
Dallas, TX 75219
Energy, Business, Employment and Estate Planning
Southern Methodist University
Thomas Howell has been practicing law in Texas since his graduation from Southern Methodist School of Law in 1975. He has been engaged in private practice since 1987. Previously, Mr. Howell served as in-house counsel for Mobil Oil Corporation and for two other New York Stock Exchange-listed energy companies. His law practice concentrates on business and oil and gas, representing both companies and individuals. Mr. Howell often acts as the quarterback or general counsel for businesses so that if a legal matter arises, he can direct them on the proper course, even if he or his firm won't be legal...
Matt Parks
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Matt Parks
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 10 years of experience
(713) 401-9790 700 Louisiana St
Suite #4545
Houston, TX 77002
Energy and Business
University of Texas - Austin
Matt Parks is a dedicated trial attorney who has experience in business and commercial litigation, admiralty & maritime, energy, and personal injury. Matt attended the University of Texas Law School where he worked at the Environmental Law Clinic and on the Texas Environmental Law Journal. Matt also worked as a law clerk for the Texas Railroad Commission and a summer associate for Enbridge Energy. These hands on work experiences helped Matt hone the skills litigation skills that client have come to rely on him for. After graduation, Matt joined a Texas based litigation boutique where he focused...
Brian Wesley Farabough
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Brian Wesley Farabough
Amarillo, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 10 years of experience
(806) 373-1515 112 West 8th Ave #1000
Amarillo, TX 79101
Energy, Business and Real Estate
SMU Dedman School of Law
Brian W. Farabough is a skilled attorney with Lovell, Lovell, Isern & Farabough, LLP. Brian is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law and focuses his practice on oil and gas matters, contract and business disputes, contractor representation, cattle transaction disputes, and landowner representation in all types of matters, including condemnation. His oil and gas practice covers everything from the review and drafting of industry contracts to representing clients in oil and gas disputes through trial and appeal. On behalf of his clients in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas, he regularly seeks the...
Dustin Webber
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Dustin Webber
Missouri City, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer
(888) 211-3390 9315 N Fitzgerald Way
Missouri City, TX 77459
Free ConsultationEnergy, Business, Real Estate and Tax
New York University School of Law and University of Houston Law Center
Dustin advises clients about their business-related matters at the federal, state, and international levels with experience in corporate, tax, securities, and related issues. Dustin has experience providing tax and business services, including the reformation and restructuring of large multi-national businesses to achieve strategic tax and business objectives. Dustin works with business owners, corporate officers, and other advisors in structuring acquisitions, dispositions, reorganizations, and corporate financing arrangements to provide efficient solutions to tax and business issues across a variety of industries. In addition to his business and tax planning experience, Dustin has experience resolving taxpayer issues during IRS examination or collection status,...
Deborah Frances Ward Hubbs
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Deborah Frances Ward Hubbs
The Woodlands, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 14 years of experience
(832) 709-1097 2001 Timberloch Place
Ste 500
The Woodlands, TX 77380
Free ConsultationEnergy and Business
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Our lives our integrated, and work is no longer 9-5. Business is intertwined with family, and family is intertwined with work. A legal decision at work or at home doesn’t just effect you.

It’s important to have counsel that is present in your conversations, but futuristic in counseling so you can maximize the long-term goals of your company, your family, and your life.

it’s important to have counsel that understands that one sentence in a legal document can effect every other area of your company, your employees and/or your family.

Deborah understands the importance of words, of timing, and of the long...
Richard Jason Griffin
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Richard Jason Griffin
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 16 years of experience
(713) 932-6994 8709 Cedarspur Drive
Houston, TX 77055
Energy, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
I am an attorney that focuses in estate planning and business planning from cradle to grave, i.e., starting or buying a business; capitalizing your business; optimizing your business with tax, corporate and asset protection planning; strategizing business succession; and selling your business. I believe two things differentiate me from other lawyers: I understand the numbers, and I personally have business experience. These characteristics make me acutely aware of my client's needs and goals. PRACTICE FOCUS: Commercial Real Estate Business Planning Tax Planning U.S. & State Income, Gift & Estate/Inheritance Taxes Trust Creation: Simple & Complex Estate Planning...
Timothy W. Strickland
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Timothy W. Strickland
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 30 years of experience
(713) 844-3031 711 Louisiana Street
Suite 1800
Houston, TX 77002
Energy and Maritime
University of Houston Law Center
Jason Aron Itkin
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Jason Aron Itkin
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 21 years of experience
(888) 493-1629 6009 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77007
Free ConsultationEnergy, Business, Maritime and Personal Injury
The University of Texas School of Law
Jason is one of the nation's top trial lawyers for one reason: when he represents a client, he's all in. No matter how tough the fight. No matter how big the challenge. When it matters most, he's there for people who have been wronged. He takes every case personally, treating each client like family while he fights to rebuild their lives.

When people need to win, they call Jason. He's won several verdicts and settlements worth more than $100 million, dozens of results worth more than $10 million, and more than 200 results worth $1 million or more. In total,...
John J Davis III
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John J Davis III
San Antonio, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 9 years of experience
(210) 890-4684 8626 Tesoro Dr Ste 816
San Antonio, TX 78217
Free ConsultationEnergy, Business, IP and Patents
South Texas College of Law
John Davis is a founder and Managing Member at Kearney, McWilliams & Davis, PLLC. He practices and oversees the firm’s intellectual property, residential and commercial property, commercial transactions, and litigation practice areas. For his clients, John focuses on business problems and solutions, including entity creation, financing, mergers & acquisitions, entity reorganizations, dispute resolution, and corporate best practices and business strategy. His experience includes providing assistance in the creation of companies and commercialization of technologies, including identifying and filing appropriate intellectual property protections in patents, trademarks, and copyrights, as well as the enforcement of such rights. He also serves as counsel,...
Philip Robert Brinson
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Philip Robert Brinson
Austin, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 28 years of experience
(713) 562-6037 816 Congress Avenue
Suite 1510
Austin, TX 78701
Energy, Entertainment & Sports, Insurance Defense and Products Liability
South Texas College Of Law
Philip Robert Brinson is an experienced trial lawyer who possesses unique skills derived from experience outside of the legal fields that have made him not only a trusted advocate for his clients, but also a formidable adversary in the courtroom. Mr. Brinson has extensive legal experience in a variety of practice areas, including hospitality and dram shop, entertainment, premises liability, products liability, professional liability, employment, oil field services, and business and commercial litigation. Mr. Brinson has litigation experience on both sides of the docket in handling infringement actions in copyright and trademark actions in the entertainment and hospitality industries, including...
Will Stafford
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Will Stafford
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 12 years of experience
(713) 752-8658 1401 McKinney St
Suite 1700
Houston, TX 77010
Energy, Business, Real Estate and Securities
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Will Stafford is Of Counsel in Crain Caton’s Corporate, Business Transactions and Tax Group. With over a decade of legal experience, Will has developed a broad corporate practice, with an emphasis on securities offerings, business transactions, and general corporate governance. He has extensive experience representing individuals, public and private companies, financial institutions and local governments in a wide variety of matters including capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, early-stage and venture capital investments, technology transactions, commercial contracts, securities regulation and compliance, corporate structuring and formation, and general corporate matters.

Will has represented corporations in the issuance of debt, equity and convertible...
Ronald Wright
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Ronald Wright
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 16 years of experience
(832) 533-8689 2000 West Loop S
Suite 1850
Houston, TX 77027
Energy and Real Estate
Michigan State University College of Law
Attorney Ronald Wright is a managing partner of the McCathern office in Houston, Texas. Mr. Wright practices in the areas of real estate, food services, retail electricity, and oil and gas. He regularly advises clients regarding general business and corporate governance matters.

Mr. Wright is experienced in handling complex transactional matters involving mergers & acquisitions, contract negotiation and drafting, corporate governance formalities, finance, and succession planning. Applying a “deal maker” philosophy, Mr. Wright works with his clients to navigate the challenges and risks of negotiating and closing a deal while ensuring his client is well informed and adequately protected. He has...
John Bonica
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John Bonica
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 44 years of experience
(713) 659-6500 528 Threlkeld Street
Houston, TX 77007
Energy and Business
John R. Bonica's practice is devoted entirely to upstream and midstream oil and gas matters. He is Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Daniel Henry Charest
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Daniel Henry Charest
Dallas, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 17 years of experience
(469) 904-4550 900 Jackson Street
Suite 500
Dallas, TX 75202
Energy, Antitrust, Arbitration & Mediation and Business
Tulane University
Daniel Charest gets results for his clients in high-stakes litigation. His career reflects a history of big wins in the court room and high-profile settlement agreements. He achieves those results through a combination of smarts and daily hard work. Daniel understands that trust and accountability with his clients, plus a dedicated group of attorneys, form the foundation of a strong legal team.

From international arbitrations in London to small-town courthouses, Daniel knows each victory—no matter the size—matters to the client. Daniel co-founded Burns Charest with the mission to form a team of dynamic attorneys from varied backgrounds who are motivated...
Kurt Brynilde Arnold
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Kurt Brynilde Arnold
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 20 years of experience
(888) 493-1629 6009 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77007
Free ConsultationEnergy, Maritime, Personal Injury and Products Liability
The University of Texas School of Law
When Kurt Arnold represents someone, he’s all in. He’s won billions for his clients. In fact, he has recovered more than $1 billion in a single year multiple times and shattered records with his historic verdicts and settlements. He has helped clients recover losses after major maritime disasters such as the Deepwater Horizon and the El Faro. For Kurt, no fight is too difficult or complicated. He refuses to take “no” for an answer. When something bad happens, Kurt fights for his clients, no matter what. He never backs down, no matter how big the challenge. Kurt co-founded Arnold & Itkin...
Bradford Joe Gilde
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Bradford Joe Gilde
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 17 years of experience
(281) 973-2772 3006 Brazos Street
Houston, TX 77006
Energy, Business, Environmental and Personal Injury
South Texas College of Law
Attorney Gilde believes that to argue and win in the courtroom requires a fighter, and Judo strongly shapes Attorney Gilde’s litigation and trial strategy. Attorney Gilde founded Gilde Law Firm to implement his own philosophy. During every case, Attorney Gilde strives to attain justice for his clients who have been injured or victimized by others. At Gilde Law Firm, “We Believe, We Fight, We Win” is our motto and reflects the passion we bring to our cases. It is simple but true. We believe in our clients and their causes, we fight for their interests in litigation, and we win the...
Brandon Michael Barchus
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Brandon Michael Barchus
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 16 years of experience
(713) 239-4000 800 Bering
Suite 400
Houston, TX 77057
Free ConsultationEnergy, Business, Environmental and Real Estate
Baylor Law School
Mr. Barchus is Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Barchus has extensive experience in the courtroom. He has obtained favorable verdicts and judgments for his clients in Harris, Jefferson, Tarrant and Bexar counties. No matter the type of litigation, he fights aggressively to obtain justice for his clients. Mr. Barchus has obtained substantial verdicts under DTPA, Fraud, Conversion and Breach of Contract causes of action, successfully defended clients accused of a litany of torts, argued many motions and hearings, has taken more than 50 depositions and has...
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G. Evan Spencer
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 3 years of experience
(713) 844-3064 711 Louisiana Street
Suite 1800
Houston, TX 77002
Energy and Maritime
University of Houston Law Center
Nicholas Morrow
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Nicholas Morrow
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 16 years of experience
(713) 489-1206 3701 Kirby Drive #1000
Houston, TX 77098
Free ConsultationEnergy, Maritime, Personal Injury and Products Liability
The University of Texas School of Law
Nick Morrow is an aggressive and relentless trial lawyer, committed to getting his clients results as quickly as possible. From growing up in a small town to succeeding at the highest levels of corporate law, Nick has a unique life experience. This helps him understand his clients’ needs, solve complicated problems, negotiate settlements with large and powerful companies, and connect with judges and juries. Most importantly, he is fiercely loyal to his clients. Nick is a fourth-generation Texan. He grew up in a middle class family in Sealy. He was brought up in a home that valued hard work,...
Ryan Kent McComber
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Ryan Kent McComber
Dallas, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 18 years of experience
(214) 939-2000 901 Main Street
Ste 3400
Dallas, TX 75202
Energy, Business, Entertainment & Sports and Insurance Defense
Southern Methodist University
Mr. McComber is a Partner at Figari & Davenport, LLP whose practice focuses on complex commercial litigation. Mr. McComber has a broad range of experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in contract disputes, TRO and injunctive relief proceedings, health, life, and disability insurance disputes, class actions, oil and gas matters, and litigation involving commercial real estate. Mr. McComber has successfully tried cases in both federal and state courts, and has also represented numerous clients in significant arbitration proceedings.
Barry C. Barnett
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Barry C. Barnett
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 36 years of experience
(866) 754-1900 1000 Louisiana, Suite 5100
Houston, TX 77002
Energy, Antitrust and IP
Harvard University
For more than three decades, business people have hired this “incredibly gifted lawyer” (Chambers and Partners) who is “magic in the courtroom” (Who’s Who Legal) and 2019 Lawyer of the Year for Bet-the-Company Litigation in Houston (Best Lawyers) to help them navigate the risks and rewards of high-stakes business disputes in Texas, New York, and around the country.

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Barnett is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, a partner in Susman Godfrey’s Houston and New York offices, and a graduate of Yale University and Harvard Law School. With three decades of trial work representing both plaintiffs and defendants,...
Donald J. Ethridge
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Donald J. Ethridge
The Woodlands, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 24 years of experience
(832) 494-1711 1400 Woodloch Forest Drive, Suite 400
The Woodlands, TX 77380
Energy
Georgetown University Law Center
Don Ethridge is senior counsel in The Woodlands office of Kean Miller. He joined the firm in 2018 and practices in the oil and gas litigation group. Don’s practice centers on oil and gas property title examination, contract negotiation, and drafting in both Louisiana and Texas. He also has extensive litigation experience representing clients in such diverse areas as eminent domain, oilfield environmental remediation, pipeline and utility rights-of-way, personal injury defense, class actions, and disputes concerning ownership of minerals, royalties, and production from oil and gas wells.
Rafael C. Rodriguez
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Rafael C. Rodriguez
Fort Stockton, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 10 years of experience
(432) 400-4001 205 South Nelson Street
Fort Stockton, TX 79735
Free ConsultationEnergy and Personal Injury
Baylor Law School
Rafael is a proud native of a small town in West Texas (Fort Stockton), where he spent his youth camping in Big Bend National Park and on drilling rigs with his father learning the oil and gas industry that has long-fueled much of the West Texas economy. Rafael credits his work ethic and “never-say-die” attitude to his parents, both of whom worked blue-collar jobs during Rafael’s adolescence to help their children succeed. Rafael left home to play Division I football in the Big XII Conference, where he received several accolades for his performance on and off the field, including being selected...
Kevin M. Koel
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Kevin M. Koel
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 16 years of experience
(713) 652-4068 6363 Woodway
Ste. 1100
Houston, TX 77057
Free ConsultationEnergy, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
New York Law School
John McFarland
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John McFarland
Austin, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 47 years of experience
(512) 480-5618 401 Congress Avenue
Suite 2700
Austin, TX 78701
Energy, Environmental and Real Estate
The University of Texas School of Law
I have practiced oil and gas law in Texas since 1975, specializing in representation of land and mineral owners. I am certified in oil and gas law by Texas Board of Legal Specialization. I have been employed at Graves, Dougherty, Hearon & Moody in Austin, Texas since 1978, and have been serving as President of the firm since January 2018.

Graduated from St. Stephens Episcopal School 1968. Undergraduate Yale University 1972, JD University of Texas 1975, Clerk on Texas Supreme Court 1975-76, Justice Ross Doughty.
Leona Evdokia Filis
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Leona Evdokia Filis
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Lawyer with 19 years of experience
(713) 462-1777 5600 NW Central Drive
Suite 202
Houston, TX 77092
Energy, Divorce, Estate Planning and Real Estate
South Texas College Of Law
Let the professionals at The Filis Law Firm work with you to properly plan for the life events of a loved one with a disability. Owner, Leona E. Filis, is an attorney, licensed in Texas in 2002, who is also a mother of a child diagnosed with autism. "After receiving the confirmation that my son is on the Autism Spectrum, I made many new friends with other parents of children with disabilities. Over the years we had many conversations, and I naturally focused on legal topics. It become more and more apparent that many legal documents and court filings of...
Scott L. Zimmer
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Scott L. Zimmer
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 24 years of experience
(713) 844-3018 711 Louisiana Street
Suite 1800
Houston, TX 77002
Energy, Business, Environmental and Products Liability
University of Houston - Main Campus
Scott Zimmer is a partner in the Shreveport office of Kean Miller and practices in the commercial litigation group. He assists clients in all manner of litigation, including commercial, environmental, transportation, gaming industry litigation, and complex personal injury matters.

Scott is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He is listed in Louisiana Super Lawyers 2018 - 2019.

Scott earned his B.S. from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in 1994. He earned his J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center in 1998.
Robert Burford
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Robert Burford
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 36 years of experience
(713) 401-9790 700 Louisiana Street
Suite #4545
Houston, TX 77002
Energy, Business, Employment and Real Estate
University of Houston - Main Campus
With nearly 30 years of complex commercial litigation experience, Robert R. Burford has distinguished himself as an aggressive and successful attorney for his clients. Mr. Burford has handled business disputes of nearly every variety for both plaintiffs and defendants. Mr. Burford has skillfully handled nearly every type of high-stakes business disputes including litigation involving fiduciary duties, securities fraud, mergers and acquisitions, Director’s and Officers’ liability, legal malpractice, oil and gas matters, partnership disputes, intellectual property disputes, theft of trade secrets, healthcare related matters and complex contractual disputes. Mr. Burford graduated from the University of Houston in 1981...
Scott Marrs
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Scott Marrs
Houston, TX Energy, Oil & Gas Law Attorney with 32 years of experience
(713) 960-7308 Houston, TX 77056
Energy, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and International
South Texas College Of Law
Linkedin Bio at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/smarrs. TRIAL ATTORNEY and ARBITRATOR. Over 20 years of experience in complex international and energy arbitrations and lawsuits: oil & gas, energy, chemical, commercial, international and intellectual property matters, including disputes relating to: upstream and downstream agreements and operations, alternative energy, biofuels, pipelines, supply agreements, exploration, production, refining and processing, service company issues, title, drilling, royalty, transportation, catastrophic events, accounting, international, fiduciary duty, fraud, products liability, environmental, rig and plant construction matters. Represents plaintiffs and defendants (apx 50/50). Also experienced with intellectual property, including disputes involving patent, trademark, copyright and trade secrets. ...
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