Gas & Oil Attorney. Attended numerous OG conferences (including the Marcellus Summit and DUG East), litigated/litigating OG cases (including breach of lease, quiet title, declaratory judgment actions, OG title issues, et cetera), representing publicly traded OG companies and large landowner groups, reviewed and/or negotiated hundreds of different OG leases, options, sales agreements, assignments, et cetera, insured/certified title to OG rights, and brokered OG transactions.
I have found the Marcellus a fascinating subject to keep me somewhat alert in my declining years.
Been a mineral lawyer most of my time at the bar, also dabbling in real estate law and a few other things. I let others fight my battles in litigation.
I see you have joined several of the groups from the northern mid-central to our south-western Armstrong County. You indicate you are involved in litigation. You represtent oil-gas companies and 'large land-owner' groups. What about the individual land-owners?
What makes this site so great? Well, I think it's the fact that, quite frankly, we all have a lot at stake in this thing they call shale. But beyond that, this site is made up of individuals who have worked hard for that little yard we call home. Or, that farm on which blood, sweat and tears have fallen.[ Read More ]