Flowers Davis PLLC Attorneys Melanie Reyes & Rob Knight Speak at the East Texas Association of Petroleum Landmen (ETAPL) Spring Seminar

TYLER, TX (April 30, 2017) ­­– Flowers Davis PLLC Attorneys Melanie Reyes and Rob Knight were presented to members of the East Texas Association of Petroleum Landmen (ETAPL) at their annual Spring Seminar.

Reyes and Knight spoke on issues arising due to horizontal drilling, where case law is lagging behind field practices. Their lecture surveyed the current Texas Railroad Commission permitting processes and industry practices in calculating royalties for horizontal allocation wells. Their talk was based on a paper co-authored by Reyes and Flowers Davis PLLC Partner Celia Flowers.

Both Flowers and Reyes are Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law. Flowers and Reyes serve the oil and gas industry in the areas of oil and gas title opinions and oil and gas litigation. Knight’s oil and gas practice focuses on oil and gas title opinions. ETAPL members received Continuing Education credits for attending the seminar.

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2017.04.30 Reyes & Knight Speak at ETAPL Spring Seminar

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