Porter Hedges offers deep experience in the acquisition, development, and sale of unconventional hydrocarbon resources, with a focus on domestic oil and gas shale plays. These unconventional resources pose unique environmental, regulatory, and legal challenges to all parties involved. Thus, our team includes a cross-functional group of lawyers who bring extensive experience in each relevant legal discipline.
We have handled shale deals valued in the many billions of dollars in the most prolific shale basins in the U.S., including the Eagle Ford, Marcellus, Barnett, Utica, Niobrara, and Haynesville, among others. On behalf of developers, investors, purchasers, and sellers of these resources, our representations often include:
Porter Hedges is known for handling sophisticated transactions and complex litigation on behalf of a diverse group of clients in established and growing industries. We represent public and private companies and are recognized for both the depth of our experience and the ability to meet our clients’ business objectives.