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Oil and Gas Attorney - Houston or The Woodlands

With more than 150 attorneys from offices in Houston, The Woodlands, Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Shreveport, Lafayette, and Lake Charles, Kean Miller serves the legal needs of the people, businesses, and industries that drive the regional economy.  Our people provide creative solutions, unique strategies, and unparalleled value that allow our clients to perform at the highest level.

Kean Miller is seeking an experienced Oil and Gas Attorney to join its office in either The Woodlands or downtown Houston.  The successful candidate will have 3+ years of experience working in upstream energy, including title examination, due diligence, and negotiation and drafting of relevant contracts.

The ideal candidate will work collaboratively and be a key member of the Oil and Gas team. We are seeking exceptional analytical and writing skills, and a positive team-oriented attitude.  Candidates must demonstrate the ability and the desire to interact directly with Kean Miller’s clients and to further develop client and referral relationships.

Position Requirements
  • JD with a strong academic record
  • Must be licensed to practice law in the State of Texas
  • Licenses in other producing states, especially New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Louisiana are a plus but not required
  • Experience examining title and drafting opinions
  • Embraces teamwork and values collaboration while exhibiting confidence and diplomacy
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
Why Apply? 

We are different than any law firm you have ever worked for or ever will!  People First.  It’s how we treat each other and it’s the foundation of our client relationships. 

What Kean Miller Offers

We offer a people-driven culture, meaningful work, competitive salaries, generous paid time off and an extensive benefits package that includes health, life, disability, dental, vision coverage and 401(k).

Kean Miller is committed to supporting and encouraging our attorneys though our robust in-house attorney development program.  We provide professional development in the areas of client relationships and business development, practice skills, business and financial skills, and personal development.

How To Apply

For consideration, please submit your cover letter and resume to mary.coghlan@keanmiller.com.  All submissions are held in the strictest confidence.

Kean Miller is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees in full compliance with all state, federal and local laws prohibiting discrimination based upon, race, color, national origin, gender identity, age, genetic information, disability, military or veteran status, religion, sexual orientation, or other status protected by law.