Oilfield Services

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Foley offers market-leading legal counsel to oilfield services companies throughout the United States. The firm’s experienced, cross-practice attorneys assist oilfield services companies with regard to a wide range of legal matters, including all aspects of oilfield services litigation, corporate, intellectual property, tax, finance, real estate, labor and employment, environmental, trial and appellate, and bankruptcy and restructuring. Foley helps build oilfield services companies from the ground up and assists in every aspect of their lifecycle. Foley attorneys draw on decades of experience in working with oilfield services companies.

Foley’s oilfield services clients include those focused on the following:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Workouts with debtors and creditors
  • Drafting of International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) drilling contracts and master service agreements
  • Finance and banking, including credit facilities and private placements
  • Litigation and alternative dispute resolution
  • Asset sales and divestitures
  • Agreements to exchange for working interest
  • 144A/Regulation S offerings
  • Engineering services
  • Fracking
  • Water transfer and disposal services
  • Drilling
  • Energy-related technology and software
  • Pipeline operations, management, construction and maintenance
  • Well intervention and pressure control services
  • Machinery and equipment manufacturing and wholesaling
  • Natural gas compression services
  • Oil and gas exploration services