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Thomas S. Brandon, Jr. has Settled a Lawsuit Asserting the Clients’ Rights to Overriding Royalty Interest

Thomas S. Brandon, Jr., lead counsel, in a dispute over royalties owed to clients of the firm has settled a lawsuit asserting the clients’ rights to overriding royalty interest in a major piece of litigation involving more than 250,000 net mineral acres located in the Montana Bakken field in Eastern Montana and which was purchased by Apache Corporation in Houston.  The sellers of the acreage agreed to pay the entire royalty owed to the firm’s clients.

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  • FW Inc recognizes 5 in "400 Most Influential People"

    Whitaker Chalk has 5 attorneys named in “The 400. Fort Worth’s Most Influential People” by Fort Worth INC. Magazine.

    John Allen Chalk, Hunter McLean, Jason Pierce, Vernon Rew, and Robert Simon

  • Higher Standards. Higher Expectations.

  • Rebecca K. Eaton has been selected as a 2017 Texas Rising Star

  • John Allen Chalk named “Silver Client Champion” by Martindale-Hubble

     

  • 2019 Best Lawyers

    5 attorneys named to 2019 Best Lawyers list.

    Decker A. Cammack,

    John Allen Chalk, 

    Michael D.Kaitcer,

    Hunter T. McLean,

    Richard “Rocky” Schwartz

  • 13 Whitaker Chalk Attorneys Selected as 2018 Super Lawyers

  • Whitaker Chalk Swindle & Schwartz PLLC has been included in the 2019 "Best Law Firms" List by U.S. News - Best Lawyers®