The Firm has a rich history as one of the preeminent oil and gas firms in Louisiana. Our lawyers represent clients involved in all aspects of the oil and gas industry, including exploration, production, transportation, marketing, blending and refining of oil and gas products, and the mining of hard minerals. Members of the oil and gas practice group also represent large land-owning clients in their mineral leasing and related contractual issues, and routinely render title opinions to oil and gas operators. They are thoroughly conversant with state and federal regulation of natural resources and the environment. Attorneys also advise clients regarding credit issues relating to the natural resource business in general and oil and gas operations in particular, and handle acquisitions and divestitures of oil and gas companies and their producing properties.