Toeppich and Associates
ENERGY ATTORNEYS

Hunter Wakefield

1201 Louisiana St. | Suite 1000
Houston, Texas 77002
713.737.8241 | (Fax) 713.528.0877
hwakefield@toeppichlaw.com

Hunter represents energy industry clients in all facets of exploration and production activities. His practice involves the preparation of a variety of oil and gas agreements, including leases, deeds, assignments, joint operating agreements, farmout agreements, and purchase and sale agreements. He regularly counsels oil and gas companies in the acquisition and divestiture of producing, nonproducing, and undeveloped mineral assets. Hunter routinely participates in title due diligence efforts, and he has authored numerous drilling, division order, and leasehold acquisition title opinions. Additionally, he has experience advising small companies in the formation and dissolution of various kinds of business entities.

Before joining the firm, Hunter practiced oil and gas law as an associate with the Houston law firm of Gaston & Thanheiser, P.C.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section, State Bar of Texas
  • Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Section, Houston Bar Association
  • Association of International Petroleum Negotiators