Houston Lawyers: Oil and Gas Law Litigation


Manfred Sternberg & Associates, PC, offers clients a team of highly skilled and knowledgeable attorneys who handle two complicated areas of law: oil and gas law and land and title disputes. The lawyers secure successful results on behalf of oil companies, gas companies, landowners and those who have inherited property from family members in Texas.


Houston and Sugar Land Attorneys Experienced in Land Title Disputes


If you are involved in an oil and gas law matter or a land title dispute in Texas, turn to Manfred Sternberg & Associates, PC. For more than 30 years, its Houston oil and gas law litigation attorneys have honed their skills in the oil and gas industry and have successfully represented landowners and mineral owners as well as oil and gas companies in obtaining optimal results.


Solving Problems Efficiently and Economically


Houston oil and gas law litigation attorney Manfred Sternberg worked for Shell Western E&P Inc. in Texas. He has experience in the industry and an in-depth comprehension of the types of disputes that can arise and how to most effectively resolve those disputes. His experience representing both sides of oil and gas disputes as well as his direct experience working in the industry have better equipped him to resolve legal disputes, whether they involve oil and gas leases, breach of contract or any other concern.


Generally, clients seek the firm’s help to resolve royalty disputes involving:


  • Breach of operator fiduciary obligations
  • Class-action royalty claims
  • Claims for failure to reasonably market production
  • Claims referring to deduction of post-production costs from the royalty
  • Market value royalty claims
  • Mineral rights
  • Suspense of revenues

Eagle Ford Shale and Haynesville Shale Mineral Rights


The Eagle Ford Shale and the Haynesville Shale are actively drilled targets for oil and natural gas. Many property owners whose land sits on these formations are unaware of the value of selling or leasing mineral rights, and agree to compensation that is far less than they are entitled. It is important to consult with an experienced Houston oil and gas law attorney who can explain your rights, carefully review the agreement, negotiate more favorable terms and ensure your interests are fully preserved. The lawyers at Manfred Sternberg & Associates, PC, can assert your rights and interests in oil and gas transactions and disputes in Texas.


Resolve Land and Title Disputes Amicably and Efficiently


The firm’s land title disputes lawyers provide skilled dispute resolution services. In many situations, individuals have inherited land from a family member and are involved in a dispute with other family members. If you are involved in a land dispute, the attorneys will encourage you to resolve it through negotiated settlements. As litigators, however, the attorneys prepare for the eventuality of trial. Consult with the firm to discuss a title, property line, boundary or easement dispute.


Manfred Sternberg & Associates, PC, is a full-service law firm in Houston, Texas. The firm’s oil and gas law and land dispute attorneys have a practical approach to practicing law, are service-oriented, respect clients’ financial parameters with itemized billing and encourage negotiation over litigation in real property matters and other civil or commercial litigation.