Oil & Gas

Jackson, Sjoberg, LLP represents clients in all aspects of trial, appellate, regulatory, administrative, transactional, and legislative matters related to oil and gas exploration and production. We are well versed and experienced in the following matters:

  • Litigating a variety of matters in the State and Federal courts including disputes involving landowners and producers, appeals of rulings made by the Railroad Commission of Texas, land titles, oil and gas leases, operating agreements, drainage, and conflicts between competing surface and mineral owners
  • Representing clients before the Railroad Commission of Texas on a variety of matters including well permitting, Rule 37 disputes, development of field-wide rules, injection and disposal well permits, and conflicts between competing oil and gas and mining interests
  • Lease negotiations on behalf of both mineral owners and oil and gas producers
  • Title examination
  • Negotiating and drafting oil and gas leases, operating agreements, purchase and sale agreements, farm-out agreements, and seismic permits and licenses
  • Development of infrastructure, including treatment and refining facilities, and transmission pipelines
  • Monitoring, analyzing and drafting legislation related to oil and gas development and production
  • Eminent Domain matters
  • Serving as expert witnesses on oil and gas title and regulatory matters