The negotiation of a Marcellus Shale lease is all about price and protection. You need a lawyer. You cannot expect the form lease brought to you by a landman to protect you. Call us at 412.391.2515 before you negotiate

BEHREND & ERNSBERGER, P.C. has the ability to assist you in a wide variety of Marcellus Shale related issues. Whether you have been approached by a gas company for a lease or are looking to buy a large parcel of land in the hopes of eventually leasing the property, we can help you. Our lawyers are up to date on the latest developments in lease negotiation, environmental protections, and gas production strategies. We have experience negotiating leases with national gas companies, making sure that our clients get the best deal available and protecting them from uncertainty down the road. We make sure that provisions are made to ensure that the property will have safe drinking water and that the quality of the surface will be restored to its former state once drilling is completed.

Please contact us at 412.391.2515 or by using the inquiry box on the left for answers from Your Pittsburgh Law Firm, Behrend & Ernsberger, P.C., about Marcellus Shale leasing questions.

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