Petroleum, Oil and Gas

Our petroleum practice group attorneys have wide-ranging experience in the petroleum industry and are actively involved in litigation and other matters relating to the petroleum industry, as both trial counsel and local counsel. We have regularly represented petroleum clients over the years and have gained significant insight into the needs of petroleum marketers. Members of this practice group have strong expertise in all areas of commercial and business law impacting the petroleum industry. We represent oil companies in disputes with dealers, in contract litigation, compliance with all federal and state laws impacting the industry and the acquisition and disposition of petroleum and mineral rights. Our clients benefit from our multi-disciplinary approach which allows us to provide our oil industry clients with the expertise of multiple practice groups.

Our petroleum practice group handles all aspects of: Retail facility leases; Distribution and supply agreements; Contract litigation; Petroleum Marketing Practices Act litigation and transactional issues; State franchise act litigation; Pricing statutes and regulations; Dealership/franchise litigation; Antitrust litigation; Class action litigation; Insurance coverage litigation; Temporary restraining orders and injunctive relief; Environmental laws; State and local laws concerning liability for personal injuries.