Lawyers in Jackson Kelly’s Oil and Gas Industry Group advise clients relating to matters from the wellhead to the burner tip. Our attorneys’ experience comes from not only working in the field but also from our participation in industry organizations and work with the constituents serving the industry. This experience allows our attorneys to provide clients with both the legal and business knowledge necessary to make decisions in this rapidly changing environment. The Firm works on mergers and acquisitions, leasing (including federal leases), oil and gas title work, production and development, marketing, processing, gathering, intrastate and interstate transportation and distribution. Our intimate knowledge of the issues facing the energy industry allows our attorneys to efficiently and effectively represent clients before numerous state regulatory agencies, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Department of the Interior (including the Minerals Management Service, Interior Board of Land Appeals and Bureau of Land Management) and state and federal courts.
Lawyers in Jackson Kelly’s Oil and Gas Industry Group have years of experience in representing the best interests of the oil and gas industry in both legal and legislative matters. In addition to serving our clients in the courtroom and in the board room, we draft and review legislation and lobby before state legislatures and the United States Congress.
Jackson Kelly is a national leader in the law relating to the extraction of natural resources from federal, Native American, state and private lands and the industries associated with the development, processing, refining, transportation and marketing of those resources. These services include: