General Liability/Catastrophic Injury


For more than 100 years, Texas has been a dominant force in the oil and gas industry. Given Thompson Coe’s strong Texas roots, our lawyers possess a wealth of knowledge and valuable insight into the multiple facets of the oil and gas industry, and other energy-related industries. Our lawyers understand these industries and the complex relationships among the various players, making us well-equipped to handle litigation and out-of-court matters involving on-shore and off-shore exploration and production, transportation, storage, marketing, refining and processing, including related contractual indemnification and insurance issues. Thompson Coe successfully litigates complex energy cases in both state and federal courts, and in arbitration. Through our proven knowledge, experience and industry connections, Thompson Coe provides efficient and effective counsel to:

  • Energy Companies
  • Electric Utilities and Cooperatives
  • Independent Power Producers
  • Pipeline Companies
  • Refiners
  • Project Developers
  • Oil Field Services Companies
  • Mining and Metals Companies
  • Storage and Handling Companies
  • Independent Oil Companies (IOCs)
  • National Oil Companies (NOCs)

Our lawyers represent clients in controversies involving:

  • Catastrophic injury and wrongful death
  • Insurance coverage disputes
  • Cost and delay disputes
  • Project management disputes
  • Regulatory matters
  • Cargo claims
  • Charter parties
  • Collisions/Allisions
  • Drilling and construction
  • Financing agreements
  • Limitation of liability
  • Marine and Energy Insurance
  • Maritime liens
  • Pollution
  • Pipelines
  • Salvage
  • Stevedoring
  • Tanker operations
  • Towage
  • Vessel mortgages