Oil & Gas Lease / Drilling Issues
Eastern Ohio has experienced a surge in interest in natural gas, oil, and energy exploration. Marcellus and Utica shale deposits have led to an enormous land rush by energy companies seeking to exploit those underground resources. Landowners find themselves faced with making crucial decisions about whether to sell or lease the rights to oil and gas deposits, and how best to protect their land from environmental damage. Now more than ever, land owners need to carefully consider all of the issues related to selling or leasing their oil, gas, and mineral rights.
Our attorneys have represented landowners and business throughout Eastern Ohio with regard to their oil, gas, and mineral rights, contract disputes, and environmental damage claims. Bringing extensive courtroom and real estate transaction experience to benefit the client, our attorneys are prepared to guide landowners through the complexities they face when presented with extensive oil and gas lease documents.