Richard B. Hemingway Jr.

Hemingway, Richard B.


Richard Hemingway focuses his practice on oil and gas matters. He represents exploration and production companies, midstream companies, and private equity groups with agreements relating to exploration and production activities and the acquisition and divestitures of oil and gas properties. Mr. Hemingway also has extensive experience in all aspects of title due diligence, title examinations, and title opinions, including those related to drilling, production, acquisitions, and finance.


  • Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, J.D.
  • The University of Texas at Austin, B.A.
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Texas
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • Board of Advisors, Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law (TJOGEL), The University of Texas School of Law
  • State Bar of Texas; Oil, Gas and Energy Law Section
  • Houston Bar Association; Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Section
  • American Association of Professional Landmen
  • Greater Houston Partnership; Oil & Gas Subcommittee
Honors & Awards
  • The Best Lawyers in America guide, Natural Resources Law, Oil and Gas Law, 2014-2022
  • Texas Super Lawyers magazine, 2012-2021
  • "Recommended Attorney," The Legal 500 US, Industry Focus: Energy: Transactions: Oil and Gas, 2016-2018
  • Who's Who in Energy, Houston Business Journal, 2014


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