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Scott Douglass & McConnico LLP

Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation

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What the team is known for

Broad-based litigation and regulatory compliance expertise in the oil and gas arena. Regularly appears before the RRC, acting for clients in matters such as regulatory issues surrounding natural resource exploration and processing, and royalty claims. Also has notable courtroom experience, often leading disputes arising from upstream E&P activities.

Strengths

Clients report: "It is a very polished and knowledgeable oil and gas firm, highly recommended for litigation, transactional or Commission matters."

Another client notes: "I find the firm to be top notch," adding: "They're knowledgeable and professional."

Interviewees say: "It's a very fine law firm in the upstream space."

Work highlights

Represented Magnolia Oil & Gas Operating and EOG Resources in a pair of appeals from rulings by the Texas Railroad Commission. The case turned on the Commission’s authority to grant permits for allocation wells.

Notable practitioners

Catherine Webking is well known in the market for representing retail electric providers.
"A very strong regulatory lawyer." "She is very experienced and visible."

Philip Whitworth is a highly regarded attorney who has decades of experience in the oil and gas space. He is adept handling regulatory issues before the Texas Railroad Commission.

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Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation Department

Scott Douglass & McConnico LLP

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303 Colorado Street, Suite 2400

Suite 1500

Austin

Texas

USA

TX 78701

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Texas

Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity)


Catherine Webking
Band 2

Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Oil & Gas)


H. Philip Whitworth
Band 1