Briscoe Ranch, the royalty owner and surface lessor of substantial acreage in South Texas, became involved in the Chapter 11 case of Gavilan Resources, an oil & gas exploration and production company. Issues involve disputes over right to assign leases and to designate the operator, and preservation of surface rights and operations in connection with Debtor's sale of assets.
Waller represented Briscoe Ranch in the dispute.
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Represented UMB Bank as Bond Trustee holding a security interest on all of the assets of a bankrupt biomass manufacturer and facilitated the bank’s sale of those assets.
Represented Eagle Valley in the Chapter 11 case of the oil and gas exploration and production company, seeking a setoff for damages to well.
Served as lead bankruptcy counsel to FM Coal, LLC and five of its affiliates in their Chapter 11 cases and in negotiating a plan of reorganization.