Jonathan Groves is an associate with the firm's energy practice group, working on preparing and acquiring drilling and division order title opinions. He is an experienced negotiator in the exchange and completion of complex leases, purchase and sale agreements, and exchange agreements.
Prior to joining the firm, Jonathan worked as a landman for several large exploration and production companies, where he managed field landmen in curing title, leasing, exchanging acreage with other exploration and production companies, and running title ahead of multi-rig horizontal drilling programs in the Permian Basin of West Texas.
- Contributing Author, Advanced Administrative Case Law Update, 24th Annual Advanced Administrative Law Course, TexasBarCLE, June 2012
- Author, Rule 29 or: How the Railroad Commission Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Hydraulic Fracturing, 14 TEX. TECH ADMIN. L. J. 195, 2012