Oil & Gas Litigation

Corpus Christi Oil and Gas Law Litigation Attorneys

South Texas has long been an active area for oil and gas operations. For instance, with the recent surge in activity surrounding the Eagle Ford Shale, a host of legal issues have arisen in the oil patch. The Rangel Law Firm has extensive experience representing landowners and operators in a wide range of oil and gas disputes throughout South Texas.

Call 361-883-8500 or email our Corpus Christi offices today for a free initial consultation. Representative oil and gas matters our firm has handled include:

  • Representation of oil and gas operator disputing drainage claims in jury trial held in Zapata County, Texas;
  • Representation of South Texas mineral owners in title dispute where over 50 individual plaintiffs claimed title to minerals located in Brooks County, Texas. Favorable summary judgment for mineral owners upheld on appeal;
  • Representation of Arkansas oil and gas company in its defense of breach of contract claims in Nueces County, Texas. At an early stage of proceedings, obtained favorable settlement for company;
  • Representation of South Texas mineral owner in its prosecution of a royalty dispute in McMullen County, Texas;
  • Representation of Oklahoma oil and gas company in its defense of surface damage claims pending in Bee County, Texas;
  • Representation of oil and gas operator in its defense of failure to develop and lease termination claims pending in LaSalle County, Texas;
  • Representation of South Texas mineral owner in negotiations of oil and gas leases located in McMullen County, Texas;
  • Representation of South Texas surface owner in his prosecution of declaratory judgment in Duval County, Texas . Obtained summary judgment and favorable declaration for landowner, along with an award of attorneys' fees;
  • Representation of South Texas surface owners in negotiations of pipeline right of way agreements and related condemnation proceedings in McMullen County and La Salle County, Texas.
  • Representation of South Texas mineral owner in top lease dispute in La Salle County, Texas.
  • Representation of South Texas surface owner in surface use agreement dispute in La Salle County, Texas.
  • Representation of South Texas surface owner in easement dispute in La Salle County, Texas.
  • Representation of South Texas surface owner in pipeline right of way dispute in Brooks County, Texas.
  • Representation of working interest owner in joint operating agreement and overriding royalty interest dispute in Live Oak County, Texas.
  • Representation of oil and gas company in pipeline construction dispute in San Patricio County, Texas.
  • Representation of South Texas surface owner in surface use dispute and negotiation of surface use agreement in San Patricio County, Texas.

For more information, or to set up a free initial consultation with an oil and gas litigation attorney at our Corpus Christi office, call 361-883-8500 or fill out our simple contact form. Se habla español.