Negotiating Oil And Gas Leases In Montana, California, And North Dakota
When negotiating an oil and gas lease — regardless of which side of the bargaining table you are on — you should have confidence that your lawyer is looking out for your best interests while maintaining focus on the wider picture.
Founded by an attorney who has handled both sides of leases, Gregory Paul Johnson, P.C., understands how important it is to get the details right. We also understand that it is our responsibility to make sense of the legal jargon for our clients, so that they have a clear idea of their rights and responsibilities going into a formal agreement. At our firm, we offer diligent, experienced counsel so that our clients can reap the benefits of their leases.
Attorney Gregory Johnson served as chief counsel for an oil and gas company before founding Gregory Paul Johnson, P.C. We have more than 35 years of experience helping individuals and businesses in Montana, California, and North Dakota navigate complex legal issues.
Assisting With All Aspects Of Oil And Gas Rights Leases
Oil and gas companies need assurance that they will be able to undertake the work necessary to extract the agreed-upon resources. Landowners should have confidence that they will see a return on their investment. We handle all aspects of the negotiation and drafting of leases, setting the terms, identifying issues and avoiding problems. These can include:
- Lease durations
- Royalty provisions
- Surface damage provisions
- Assignment and warranty clauses