Oil & Gas

Dallas/Fort Worth is home to many of our nation’s biggest energy companies. Since 1916, Decker Jones attorneys have represented clients in the oil & gas business, including both operators and landowners. The laws pertaining to this industry are vast and complex. From leases and mineral rights to land exploration and environmental policies, we are well-versed in these laws. We counsel clients in negotiating agreements, drafting and reviewing documentation and handling disputes. Our firm’s litigation sections are prepared to represent clients in a variety of energy litigation matters.

We can help draft exploration, production and operating agreements, gas balancing agreements, easements and right-of-way agreements, lending agreements and other related contracts. Moreover, we represent clients in oil & gas litigation including oil and gas lease interpretations as well as disputes between producers and royalty owners, personal injury matters, products liability litigation, and other related commercial disputes.