Indiana County has a rich history in coal, oil and gas development. Likewise, throughout its existence, Bonya Gazza & DeGory, LLP, has maintained a significant practice representing clients in the natural resources sector, including a number of oil and gas companies and coal companies.
All attorneys at BGD devote at least a part of their practice to these areas of law.
BGD attorneys represent oil and gas clients in various other matters, including:
Our oil and gas practice predates the tremendous surge in development of the Marcellus Shale.
Our attorneys have continued to help oil and gas clients address new issues associated with horizontal drilling and shale gas development.
BGD attorneys have extensive experience examining titles to oil and gas and issuing title opinions to clients for leasing, drilling, and acquisition purposes.
We complete oil and gas title work throughout western and northern Pennsylvania.
Most recently, BGD attorneys have been active in certifying oil and gas titles in Greene, Washington, Allegheny, and Westmoreland Counties. We work closely with abstractors experienced in these areas.
Our attorneys often review and address difficult title issues relating to eminent domain, railroads, and areas with historic development.
We provide guidance on the risks posed by these complex title issues and help clients limit those risks.
In our coal practice, our attorneys represent mining companies in a variety of matters, including:
Our mining clients operate both in Indiana County and in other Pennsylvania counties with coal development.
Our attorneys are attuned to the specific issues facing mining companies and coal owners today. We use our extensive coal experience to help solve our clients’ problems.
BGD also represents a number of companies that provide services to mining and exploration and production companies.
BGD attorneys represent individuals and companies in a variety of legal matters. To find out how we can help you, please contact us.