The oil and gas exploration industry makes up for a good portion of the West Virginia economy. As one of the most dangerous industries on earth, injuries and fatalities can occur for a variety of reasons, including faulty or defective equipment, refinery explosions, and fires. There are a good number of WV residents that have had to deal with oil and gas companies over the years. Yet, sadly, many have been taken advantage of not knowing their rights over their land. Any dispute during an oil and gas project can be very disruptive, causing major delays and costly litigation.
At Shaffer Law, we know what it means to have someone take advantage of you as we are the personal injury lawyer Charleston WV of choice. We are there to stand up for your rights as well. There is a broad range of disputes and negotiations that arise during these precious deposits dealings.
Areas of Litigation Representation
The right to mine for oil and gas laws is determined by oil and gas laws. It determines what conditions miners have to follow when they harvest oil and gas. Oil and gas rights are part of the broader topic of mineral rights. A parcel of real property may be rich in natural resources like precious metals or water. Among the various types of natural resources that might exist on or within a property are oil and gas. Oil and gas can be lucrative when discovered for consumption.
The first step you need to make when dealing with oil and gas companies is to undertake negotiations. This is where you will deal with lease and royalty negotiations. The wisest move is to involve us at this stage so we can represent you with our knowledge base from the onset. If you have gotten yourself in a predicament where you are already in a tussle with an energy company then we will faithfully represent you in those disputes. We will also cater to royalty, contract, joint ownership, and other forms of
In Safe Hands
We understand that land disputes can be very disruptive to normal life and can affect your family through generations to come. And that is why we come in to fight for your rights so your offspring does not suffer in the future. You are assured you are getting represented by experienced professionals with your best interest at heart. We will not ask you for a dime until we have won your case and benefits. Be sure to reach out to us on 304-400-4044 and let us guide you through this legal process. We are situated at 103 Pennsylvania Ave, Charleston, WV 25302.
Shaffer Law has represented operators, working interest owners, mineral interest owners, royalty owners, lessors, lessees, and service companies, helping them resolve legal disputes regarding many aspects of the oil and gas business.
No matter what your oil and gas issue is, Shaffer Law can help! Give us a call today for your free consultation. If you have been involved in an oil and gas accident, Shaffer Law can assist you. Please see our Personal Injury page for further details.