Thursday, June 2, 2011

Lewis Glasser Attorneys To Provide Presentations On Key Natural Gas Issues

Attorneys with Lewis Glasser Casey & Rollins PLLC will be providing presentations at upcoming events on issues of importance to the natural gas industry.

First, Richard L. Gottlieb will be addressing be addressing the 2011 Annual Meeting of the AAPL (American Association of Professional Landmen), which will be held June 8-11 in Boston, Massachusetts. His presentation on the afternoon of June 10 will cover natural gas land and leasing issues. Gottlieb will be part of a panel discussion entitled “Comparative Oil and Gas Law Review in Appalachia: What the Law Ought To Be.” Gottlieb will be joined by other attorneys from Pennsylvania and New York. This annual meeting attracts oil and natural gas landmen from across the United States.

Gottlieb is a Member of Lewis Glasser Casey & Rollins PLLC, which is based in Charleston, W.Va. He is the leader of the firm’s natural gas practice. Gottlieb has been a natural gas lawyer for 30 years concentrating on acquisitions of natural gas rights, regulatory issues and complex commercial litigation. In addition to being a frequent lecturer on natural gas law and publishing a variety of articles on natural gas topics, Gottlieb provided the West Virginia law provisions for the AAPL’s comparison of state laws on natural gas leasing, exploration and production. Gottlieb also is listed in Best Lawyers in America for natural gas law and in West Virginia SuperLawyers for commercial litigation.

Second, Mark A. Sadd and David B. McMahon will be presenting different legal perspectives on surface owner issues for a West Virginia Continuing Legal Education seminar, “Marcellus Shale in West Virginia” in Charleston on June 10, 2011. Sadd, a member of Lewis Glasser Casey & Rollins PLLC, lead’s the firm’s real property practice.