Katy Oil & Gas Attorney
Serving Landowners & Businesses in Sugar Land
Oil and gas laws govern the production of these important commodities. They determine who has the right to mine oil and gas, and the requirements a miner must meet when harvesting oil and gas. Common law, statutory law, and regulatory law all come into play when addressing an oil and gas case.
As native Texans, we understand the importance of the oil and gas industry to many families throughout the state. Our firm strives to help clients navigate the complexities of legal matters that affect their businesses, their land, and their livelihoods.
What We Can Do for You
Our Katy oil and gas attorney handles transactions, disputes, and regulatory matters alike. Many of the cases we handle involve determining mineral rights. Whether you are seeking to protect your mineral rights as a landowner or you need legal counsel as you lease out your mineral rights, Barker Law Firm PC can help.
Some examples of the types of oil and gas matters we handle include:
- Affidavits of heirship for mineral interests
- Division orders
- Estates involving mineral rights
- Mineral deeds
- Review of oil and gas leases
- Sale of mineral interests
- Severance of minerals from surface
- Surface rights disputes with oil and gas lessors
- Disputes involving the rule of capture
Though we strive to resolve disputes through more civil means outside of the courtroom – such as mediation and arbitration – we are never afraid to take a case to trial if necessary. We fight tirelessly to protect our clients’ rights and will do what it takes to resolve your case effectively. Our Katy oil and gas attorney has over 20 years of experience to put to work for you.