For 90 years, McGinnis Lochridge has served to protect the interests of our clients in continuously changing landscapes including cutting-edge technology, oil and gas litigation, regulatory matters and more. The quality of our work is reflected in our clients’ long-lasting loyalty and in our top-tier external rankings.
Chambers and Partners, one of the leading legal industry ranking publications has named both McGinnis Lochridge and Partner Tim George as Band 1 in the USA: State Regulatory & Litigation (Oil & Gas) - Texas Guide.
McGinnis Lochridge is described by Chambers & Partners as “offering deep-rooted expertise in the oil and gas industry, acting on behalf of a range of major international companies and individual landowners with notable regulatory expertise complemented by significant experience in administrative and court proceedings involving matters such as pipeline disputes and the environmental effects of fracking.” Clients describe the firm’s strengths as “focused on the [oil and gas] industry and are very fine courtroom lawyers." Partner Tim George, a notable practitioner for his advocacy in oil and gas regulation before the Railroad Commission of Texas and the Texas General Land Office is regarded by his peers and clients as a ‘top oil and gas lawyer in Texas, not just in terms of his legal skills, but in preparation and his first-class judgment as to what to do in a situation” as he helps to solve complex problems with leasehold permitting and production; special field rules; rulemaking; unitization and enhanced recovery; salt water disposal injection; environmental compliance and remediation; pipeline transportation; common carrier, common purchaser, and gas utility compliance; planning and permitting for underground storage in salt caverns and depleted reservoirs; and surface land use and municipal permitting for oil and gas operations.
Mr. George is also a frequent speaker, lecturer, and author on energy law topics.
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