Morgantown, WV Gas and Oil Lease and Property Rights Lawyers

Do you need an experienced oil and gas lawyer in Morgantown, West Virginia to explain the process and stand up for your rights?

The attorneys at Robinette Legal Group PLLC are ready to assist oil and gas operators, royalty owners, working interest owners, lessees, and lessors to find the legal help they need.

Natural gas is growing exponentially in our state, and our oil and gas title partner attorneys in Morgantown, WV have the experience and knowledge to bring your oil and gas issue or transaction to a successful resolution.

Furthermore, we have lawyers are who are skilled at providing dispute resolution in oil and gas contracts to help you avoid long, drawn-out legal issues.

Gas and Oil Lease and Property Rights Lawyers in West Virginia


Our lawyers in Morgantown, WV, are ready to assist you with the following legal matters in the oil and gas industry:

  • We Conduct Gas and Oil Title Examinations
  • We Can Help You Lease or Sell Your Minerals For Fair Value
  • We Negotiate Oil and Gas Easements
  • We Settle Pipeline Placement Disputes
  • We Settle Oil and Gas Property and Ownership Disputes

Our West Virginia attorneys negotiate oil and gas leases, pipeline easements, mineral deeds, and other transactional documents on behalf of landowners and mineral owners.

We are also able to represent energy companies in transactions involving oil and gas and mineral rights.

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Our oil and gas litigators have many years of experience in cases involving:

  • Lease Termination
  • Royalty payments
  • Surface accommodation
  • Breach of joint operating agreements and other exploration agreements
  • Preferential purchase rights
  • Title and mineral ownership
  • Breach of fiduciary duty claims
  • Seismic trespass
  • Pipeline trespass
  • Property damage claims
  • Pipeline blowouts
  • Water runoff and pollution
  • Nuisance claims related to noise and air emissions

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Experienced & Efficient West Virginia Oil and Gas Lawyers

Our legal partners have experience with cases involving government intervention concerning mineral properties, including situations in which minerals are condemned by new reservoirs and local ordinances.

We stay abreast of all of the developing legislation in West Virginia involving the oil and gas industry including the horizontal well drilling act, water management plans, and West Virginia Surface Owners’ Rights.

Of particular interest is the Land Reunion Bill to Let Surface Owners Step into the Shoes of the High Bidder If an Interest In Their Minerals Is Sold at a Tax Sale.

The firm also represents promoters, investors, and businesses in gas and oil negotiations and transactions, including the purchases and sales of producing and undeveloped assets, joint venture agreements, and securities offerings.

How We Can Help With Your WV Natural Resource Legal Issues

Our Morgantown attorneys who practice oil and gas law are here to help you solve your legal matters.

We pride ourselves on providing small firm service and creating personalized solutions for our clients.

Since 1999, we have been supporting clients through complex and difficult cases, and we can use the experience and knowledge we’ve gained to assist you in successfully resolving your legal matters.

Contact us to schedule a legal consultation.

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Robinette Legal Group PLLC 211 Everhart Dr, Ste 200 Morgantown, WV 26508 (304) 594-1800

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Sago Mine Coal Mine Explosion

In 2006, the West Virginia coalfields were devastated by the largest coal mine explosion that had occurred in decades, and our law firm successfully represented the family of one of the deceased coal miners, by obtaining a substantial settlement for our client’s family.

Power Plant Wrongful Death

A young husband and father was performing his duties as ordered, and having been put in harms’ way, was backed over by a truck and crushed. Jeff successfully represented this man’s widow and small child and obtained a substantial settlement which allowed this family to begin to put back together their broken lives.

Carbon Monoxide Death

A newly-married couple moved into a rental property late one evening, switched on the thermostat in their new apartment, and was overcome within hours by carbon monoxide from a faulty furnace pipe. One of the parties died, and several others in the same building were taken to the hospital to be treated for extreme toxic exposure. Mr. Robinette was able to obtain for two of the families a substantial settlement that far exceeded their expectations.


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