John is a Member in Stoll Keenon Ogden's Evansville office and has been with the firm since 1998. He is a member of the Mineral & Environmental Law practice as well as the Real Estate practice. His practice focuses on oil, gas and coal law.
John has been a speaker at various engagements, including the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation Mineral Law Conference.
John is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® and is admitted to practice in six states. He is a member of the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation. He has given back to the community by serving as Chair for the Campaign Cabinet of the United Way. He is also a past President of the YMCA of Henderson. He is married with two children.
Series of transactions to acquire more than 450 million tons of Illinois Basin coal reserves; SKO served as lead deal counsel, performed due diligence.
An IPO for midstream gathering services for production from the Marcellus Shale. SKO performed due diligence and prepared transaction documents.
Acquisition of over one million gross oil and gas acres (primarily New Albany shale acreage in the Illinois Basin, but also including acreage in Northern Appalachia, the San Juan Basin, the Powder River Basin and the Rockies). SKO performed due diligence and prepared transaction documents.