Thought Leadership / News
May 29, 2012 
 In the News
Oil Lease Renewals in the Gulf of Mexico
KTRH Radio

Gray Reed attorney J. Wayne Ballew discusses with KTRH Radio the 38 million acres of oil leases in the Gulf of Mexico that are becoming available in the next month.

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J. Wayne Ballew, Jr.'s practice focuses on corporate and transactional projects and matters for companies engaged in all aspects of the energy industry.  J. Wayne offers a valuable perspective within the industry stemming from his involvement in the oil and gas business since 1999, including his unique experience and background as a petroleum engineer and offshore roustabout.  J. Wayne is involved in a wide array of domestic and international energy transactions and projects.  He has represented upstream, downstream and midstream energy companies, lenders, private capital providers and energy companies in transactional energy law, including oil and gas exploration, production and development, asset acquisition and divestiture; various structured financing transactions; corporate restructuring; oilfield services transactions and contracts.

About Gray Reed & McGraw

Founded in 1985, Gray Reed & McGraw is a full-service, Texas based law firm with more than 100 lawyers practicing in Houston, Dallas and Tyler. Gray Reed & McGraw offers a wide range of legal services including business litigation, corporate transactions, oil & gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, healthcare, trusts and estates, employment law, family law, and bankruptcy.  For more information, visit