Jorge Gutierrez is an oil and gas attorney who represents private and public exploration and production (E&P) and midstream companies throughout the United States. He is certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Prior to becoming an attorney he had an 11-year career in corporate and investment banking. This combination of legal and business experience allows Jorge to counsel clients on a broad set of issues affecting shareholder value.
As a partner in the firm’s Energy and Natural Resources Group, Jorge advises companies on the acquisition and divestiture of oil and gas properties and midstream assets, general business operations, and bank financings. Specific services include negotiating purchase and sale agreements, farmout agreements, drilling joint venture agreements, gas gathering and processing agreements, transportation agreements, project development agreements, joint operating agreements and other industry contracts. In addition, Jorge represents banks that make secured, reserved-based loans to E&P companies.