About Burleson LLP

With more than 120 attorneys in offices in Houston, San Antonio, Pittsburgh, and Denver, Burleson LLP is the largest full-service law firm in the country devoted specifically to the oil and gas sector. We are unique in being on the ground in the key markets serving the unconventional shale plays and bring a distinct blend of legal understanding and technical skill to our practice. Our attorneys have worked as petroleum engineers, chemists, landmen, and geologists, and more than a third have served as inside legal counsel for oil and gas companies.

These qualifications – combined with Burleson's broad geographic reach and comprehensive scope of services – has earned the firm a reputation for providing clients with the most seasoned, energy-specific legal services team the industry has to offer.

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What employees say

“Every day, my peers and managers help me to grow as an attorney. We have a cooperative working environment that encourages attorneys to help each other, within and across practice areas.”
“It is a dynamic work environment! I enjoy the nature of the work and the people I work with on a daily basis.”
“Rick Burleson is an visionary energy law practitioner who understands exactly how to respond to industry needs, and how to develop our practice to pace industry growth.”
“I receive praise when appropriate, and constructive criticism when I need it. There has not been a time where I've been treated unfairly.”
“Burleson LLP continuously keeps its attorneys, staff, clients, and the community informed on what is going on in the energy industry. Burleson LLP is actively involved in the community.”
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