Oil, Gas & Natural Resources Lawyers
We Are Here to Stand Up For Your Rights
The firm regularly represents energy companies, including upstream exploration
and production companies and major pipeline companies, along with some
landowners, in litigation, appeals and transactions involving oil and
gas and mineral rights.
Our oil and gas litigators have vast experience, including cases involving:
- Lease termination
- Royalty payments
- Surface accommodation
- Breach of joint operating agreements and other exploration agreements
- Preferential purchase rights
- Title and mineral ownership
- Breach of fiduciary duty claims
- Seismic trespass
- Pipeline trespass
- Property damage claims
- Pipeline blowouts
- Water runoff and pollution
- Nuisance claims related to noise and air emissions
Cases We Handle
Naman, Howell, Smith and Lee, PLLC also has significant experience with cases involving inverse condemnation
and governmental takings of mineral properties, including situations in
which minerals are condemned by new reservoirs and local ordinances.
The firm also represents businesses, investors, and promoters in oil and
gas transactions, including:
- Joint venture agreements
- Securities offerings
- And purchases and sales of producing and undeveloped assets
On behalf of landowners and mineral owners, our lawyers negotiate:
- Oil and gas leases
- Pipeline easements
- Mineral deeds
- And other transactional documents
How We Can Help
The Naman, Howell, Smith and Lee, PLLC attorneys who practice oil and gas law are here to help you solve your legal matter.
Though we are a large firm, we pride ourselves on providing small firm
service and creating personalized solutions for our clients.
Since 1917, we have been supporting clients through complex and difficult
cases, and we can use the experience and knowledge we've gained to
assist you during your legal matter.
In order to connect with our experienced natural resources attorney in
Texas, fill out our
online form today for the help you need.
Call any of our locations to get in touch with our Texas natural resource lawyers:
Austin - (512) 479-0300
Fort Worth - (817) 509-2025
San Antonio - (210) 731-6300
Waco - (254) 755-4100