Oil & Gas/Energy Transactions

Kelly Hart’s Oil & Gas/Energy lawyers possess extensive expertise in a diverse range of energy-related transactions across the nation and state. Our comprehensive experience covers:

  • Purchasing and selling producing and non-producing properties, pipelines, processing facilities, and related assets
  • Joint exploration, development, and participation agreements, as well as farmouts
  • Joint operating agreements
  • Pipeline projects, comprising facility agreements and connected easements
  • Master service agreements, equipment rental agreements, and drilling contracts
  • Seismic licensing, seismic data acquisition, and use agreements
  • Oil, gas, and related products’ transportation, processing, and marketing
  • Enhanced recovery projects
  • Leasing of mineral rights, which represent both landowners and operators, including vast ranch and urban leases, surface use agreements, and production sharing agreements
  • Supporting clients with land, mineral, and resource management, including trusts and non-profit organizations in administering oil and gas-producing assets
  • Alternative energy projects, such as wind energy projects and wind leases
  • Electric power projects, cogeneration projects, agreements for electricity purchase and sale, as well as the negotiation of electric transmission easements and facilities
  • Hard minerals and mining operations
  • Organizing energy segment entities and partnerships
  • All kinds of energy financial and lending transactions, including security and priority issues that are unique to oil and gas properties