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KWGD is geographically centered in the middle of the Utica Shale play; thus our Oil and Gas Attorneys are uniquely situated to provide our clients the opportunity to receive quality and cost-effective oil and gas representation.

KWGD’s Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law lawyers have been actively involved in counseling our clients on the challenges and opportunities in today’s market, including negotiation of lease agreements and pipeline right-of-ways, due diligence associated with mineral and lease sales and acquisitions, resolving title and lease disputes, oil and gas litigation, and handling disputes with the Ohio and United States EPA and United States Army Corp of Engineers.

As a full-service practice, our lawyers are able to meet our clients’ needs by offering counsel in diverse areas, including workers’ compensation, labor and employment, litigation, taxation, estate planning, OSHA, environmental, merger and acquisition, and securities law.

KWGD’s Oil, Gas & Minerals Law Practice Section is chaired by Attorney William G. Williams. Attorney Williams has over 35 years of experience in oil and gas and frequently speaks to groups in Northeast Ohio about legal issues surrounding the Utica Shale play in Ohio. Attorney Williams has been named to the list of “Best Lawyers in America®” for Oil & Gas Law and is named to the list of Ohio Super Lawyers® for Natural Resources Law, and is the only attorney in Ohio distinguished by being selected to both exclusive lists for 12 consecutive years. Mr. Williams has also had a 10.0 Superb AVVO rating for several years.

KWGD publishes the Utica Journal Discoveries newsletter designed to provide updates about recent developments associated with Utica Shale. Please fill out this form to receive this free resource.  Past issues can be found below:

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