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The Oklahoman Features Insights From A.J. Ferate on Oil Tariffs

Spencer Fane attorney A.J. Ferate recently published an article with The Oklahoman addressing the significant impact COVID-19 is having on the oil industry, which has seen unprecedented drops in demand globally.

A.J. Ferate Explains Complexities of Fossil Ownership Case

Spencer Fane attorney A.J. Ferate recently provided insight into the case Murray v. BEJ Minerals, LLC. Unique in its nature, the case involves a dispute over mineral rights, specifically the ownership of invaluable dinosaur fossils.

John Watson Provides Guidance on Dissolved Methane Monitoring

Spencer Fane attorney John Watson recently discussed issues regarding regulatory requirements and sampling procedures for methane monitoring at oil and gas sites at the Colorado Oil and Gas Association (COGA) Member Spotlight Luncheon.

John Watson Addresses the Ethics of Oil and Gas Negotiations 

John Watson recently teamed with co-presenter, Austin Murr (Western State Colorado University), at the annual Kuntz Conference in Oklahoma City, the industry’s premier oil and gas conference.

John Watson Interviewed by the Wall Street Journal on Colorado Ballot Measures

Spencer Fane attorney John Watson was recently interviewed by the Wall Street Journal in an article discussing the impacts that measures in the November election could have on the oil and gas industry in Colorado.

Andy Lester to Participate in Oil and Gas Law Panel

Spencer Fane attorney Andy Lester will join a panel of speakers during the Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association (OIPA) Legal Review to discuss recent court cases’ impact on the oil and natural gas industry.

Paul Trimble to Present on Joint Operating Agreements in Oil & Gas Ventures

As part of The University of Oklahoma College of Law Continuing Legal Education (CLE) program, Partner Paul Trimble will present “What’s New in the 2015 AAPL JOA.”  The event covers Joint Operating Agreements (JOAs) as they relate to the American Association of Professional Landman (AAPL), and gives attendees the opportunity to earn 5-6 hours of CLE credit.

Spencer Fane Welcomes Partner Paul Trimble As Firm Grows Energy Practice

Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Partner Paul Trimble, who adds significant depth to the firm’s growing Energy practice.

Spencer Fane Adds Depth To Litigation And Energy Law Practice

Spencer Fane is pleased to announce the addition of Associate Jordan Jackson to its Oklahoma City office. He will join the firm’s litigation team, contributing a broad depth of experience in a range of practice areas, from real estate and acquisitions to oil and gas law. Jordan joins the firm from Freeman Mills PC of Tyler, Texas.