Oil and Gas Attorney Austin

Are You Facing an Oil or Gas Law Matter in Texas?

We are backed by 50 years of experience and are fully equipped to offer you the tenacious representation that you deserve. We prioritize the objectives of our clients and are committed to providing high-quality and hard-hitting legal representation. Due to our widespread experience in this field, we are able to ensure our clients receive elite, in-depth representation every step of the way.

Our Austin oil and gas attorney can help you with:

  • Drafting and negotiating oil and gas leases
  • Drafting and negotiating oilfield services contracts
  • Representation before the Railroad Commission of Texas
  • Representation of royalty interest owners in disputes with oil and gas companies
  • Retrieval of royalties in escrow
  • Drafting and negotiating pipeline easements
  • Collection of unpaid royalties
  • Filing mineral liens for contractors and subcontractors who aren’t getting paid for labor or materials
  • Foreclosing on mineral liens
  • Demand letters for contractors and subcontractors who aren’t getting paid for labor or materials

We Are Here to Protect Your Legal Rights

The Jones Law Firm PC has represented clients facing a wide variety of challenging legal issues in the field of oil and gas law. We have served as a third-party counsel for oil and gas operators in drilling, leasing, non-compete / non-disclosure agreements, and landowner concerns, as well as counsel at every step of production sales agreements. Additionally, our Austin oil and gas attorneys have helmed the negotiation and sale of producing oil and gas works. From initial seismic exploration to the drill bit to the actual sale – we are here to protect your legal rights and to advance your interests every step of the way! Our lead attorney has been rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell®. You can be confident in his ability to successfully resolve your oil and gas case next.

Our experience in oil and gas law includes the following:

  • Salt water disposal matters
  • RRC permits and TCEQ permits
  • Regulatory affairs with the Railroad Commission of Texas
  • Gas transportation agreements and oil purchase agreements
  • Oil and gas exploration, permitting, leasing, and development
  • Joint operating agreements, drilling contracts, and master service agreements
  • Operation of pipelines, pipeline easements, protection against condemnation of easements, eminent domain proceedings, and protecting of property rights in right-of-way acquisitions
  • Collection of underpaid royalties
  • Negotiations between lessors and lessees for new terms of oil and gas leases
  • Negotiation on behalf of landowner to recover suspended royalty payments

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Protecting Your Interests in Texas

Protecting your business assets and interests is our number one priority. We have been serving the Austin - San Antonio Corridor for decades, providing sophisticated and nuanced counsel to individuals .and large corporations alike. Our experience covers a broad spectrum of issues within the complex, multi-faceted area of oil and gas law. You can certainly rely on us to protect your interests in any setting. Each Austin oil attorney at our firm is prepared to protect your interests. Retain our immediate representation!

Learn more about our highly-rated firm today! We offer free case evaluations: either in person, over the phone, or online. Call us (512) 394-4289.


Reasons To Choose Our Firm

  • Over 50 years of dedicated legal experience combined
  • Free consultations
  • Track record of success
  • Landowner representation
  • Founding Partner is AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Caring and compassionate counsel
  • Oil & gas company representation before the Railroad Commission or the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, and generally as in-house counsel
  • Not afraid to go the extra mile for our clients
  • “Responsive, knowledgeable & dependable.”

    - Contract Administrator - Water & Wastewater Utility

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