Oil, Gas and Energy Law

Vogel Law Firm’s Oil, Gas and Energy practice group is comprised of attorneys representing the interests of oil and gas exploration companies, oilfield service industries, surface landowners, and mineral interest owners. We strive to fully understand our clients' businesses in order to provide them with efficient, practical solutions. Because Vogel is North Dakota’s largest firm, we can offer our clients a range of resources and cross-practice legal services to meet their business and legal needs, including litigation, corporate and employment related counseling and representation.

Oil and Gas Rights and Exploration. We advise and represent clients on matters relating to oil and gas operations and working interest disputes and litigation. We also represent the interests of oil and gas exploration companies before the North Dakota Industrial Commission. 

Mineral Interests and Leasing. We negotiate, review and prepare surface agreements and mineral leases on behalf of our clients, as well as litigating disputes over surface agreements and mineral leases and payment of rents and royalties.  Additionally, we prosecute and defend dormant mineral actions, quiet title actions and other curative title work related to mineral interests.

Mineral Trusts. Vogel’s attorneys assist in establishing mineral-related trusts and limited liability companies to protect and manage mineral interests.  Our attorneys have extensive experience working with clients to implement estate and business succession planning.

Regulatory Compliance. Vogel’s attorneys provide regulatory compliance consulting and representation services to oil and gas exploration companies and oilfield service industries. 

Oilfield and Truck Accidents. Vogel’s attorneys provide litigation services related to oilfield and truck accidents.

Related Practice Areas

Business and Corporate Law

Commercial Transactions and Securities

Environmental, Water and Land Use Law

Estate Planning and Probate Law

Insurance Law and Litigation

Labor and Employment Law

Legislative and Government Relations

Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Claims

Real Estate Law

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(800) 677-5024