Oil and Natural Gas Law


Attorneys at the law firm of Bailey & Wyant, PLLC have experience in effectively handling litigation matters in the Oil and Gas industry in West Virginia and are armed with the most up-to-date and effective litigation tactics in dealing with these issues.

We are equipped to handle a myriad of legal issues that oil and gas companies routinely face including:

  • Surface Owner Disputes
  • Property & Environmental Damage
  • Environmental Regulations
  • Professional Liability
  • Drilling Rights and the Legal Risks Involved
  • Mineral Leases and Contract Disputes
  • Review and Drafting of Oil and Gas Leases
  • Overriding Royalty Interests
  • Rights of Way and Easements
  • Hydraulic Fracturing
  • Trucking, Shipping, Delivery and Disposal of fracking liquids and substances

Our lawyers possess a thorough understanding of the ins-and-outs of the laws and regulations that govern the Marcellus and Utica Shale throughout the West Virginia region.

For oil and gas business entities affected by workers’ compensation and deliberate intent claims, you will find that our vast experience in properly handling these litigation matters for clients has justifiably placed us as the go-to law firm for personal injury defense claims in the oil and gas industry.

With offices conveniently located in Charleston and Wheeling, West Virginia, our law firm is situated in an advantageous position within the Marcellus and Utica Shale play regions.

Contact a West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Attorney

Charleston:
Charles R. “Chuck” Bailey
Jason S. Hammond

Wheeling:
David L. Wyant
Mark A. Kepple

E-mail us or call us at 304-345-4222 (Charleston) or 304-233-3100 (Wheeling) to find out how a West Virginia oil and natural gas attorney can help you.