Energy/Oil & Gas Litigation & Transactions

  • Royalty underpayments
  • Qui tam suits
  • Surface damage claims
  • Environmental and nuisance claims
  • Equipment and pipe failure
  • Delay and damage claims
  • Take-or-Pay claims
  • Employment and non-compete issues
  • Trade secret theft and protection
  • Personal injury defense
  • Pipeline condemnations and easements
  • Secured and unsecured liens
  • Bankruptcy and workouts
  • OSHA enforcement
  • Contract claims related to:
    • Joint operating agreements
    • Leases and assignments
    • Farm-out agreements
    • Exploration agreements
    • Preferential rights to purchase
    • Asset purchases and sales
    • Oilfield service agreements
    • Titles and Conveyances
    • Pipeline construction

Practicing in the “World’s Energy Capital” – Houston, Texas – Eggleston & Briscoe’s team of highly-skilled and successful trial lawyers represent energy companies, oilfield service companies, pipeline companies, lenders and borrowers, and individuals in a wide variety of litigation matters related to Energy/Oil & Gas.

The firm’s Energy/Oil & Gas litigation practice is complemented by a transactional practice involving the same subject matter. The firm’s transactional attorneys counsel clients concerning all aspects of the Energy/Oil & Gas trades.

  • Fiduciary issues
  • Titles and conveyances
  • Exploration agreements
  • Leases and assignments
  • Royalty agreements
  • Joint operating agreements