Toeppich and Associates

Sean Berwald

1201 Louisiana St. | Suite 1000
Houston, Texas 77002
713.874.2401 | (Fax) 713.528.0877

Practice Description

Sean represents clients in the energy sector in matters relating to oil and gas exploration, production, distribution, and marketing. His practice primarily focuses on title examination and due diligence efforts for acquisitions and divestures.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section, State Bar of Texas
  • International Law Section, State Bar of Texas
  • Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Section, Houston Bar Association
  • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
  • Young Professionals in Energy, Institute for Energy Law
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association, Energy Committee Member
  • South Texas College of Law Houston, Energy Newsletter Director
  • South Texas College of Law Houston, Energy Alumni Association Education and Events Chair
  • Association of International Petroleum Negotiators, Young Negotiators Education Committee Chair

Presentations & Publications

  • Energy Newsletter, Harry L. Reid Institute of Oil & Gas, South Texas College of Law Houston
    • Above Ground Risk Assessments in Global Oil and Gas Operations, Spring 2019
    • Sustainability in Contracts: The AIPN Joint Operating Agreement, Spring 2018
    • Model Contract Differences for Global and American Operations: An AAPL and AIPN Comparison, Spring 2017
  • ENERPO Journal, European University at St. Petersburg
    • Klaipeda LNG: Destined for Exports?, Spring 2015
  • South Texas College of Law Houston
    • LNG Drafting Challenges between American and Asian Companies, Fall 2018
    • Joint Operating Agreement Challenges in the United States, Spring 2018
  • European University at St. Petersburg
    • The Architecture of Lithuanian Energy Security, Spring 2015
    • Energy Security: Europe’s New Foreign Policy Challenge, Spring 2015
    • Energy Markets: The Worlds’ Continued Shift Towards Asia, Fall 2014
    • The Southern Gas Corridor: Shifts and Trends, Fall 2014
    • The Insurgency of the Capped US – Well, Price Collapse Imminence for Global Oil, Fall 2014