Office: Austin

  • Laine Weatherford Schmelzer

    September 12, 2023
    Laine Schmelzer practices in DGC’s Trial and Appellate group in our Austin office, focusing on oil and gas litigation and…
  • Shannon H. Ratliff

    March 30, 2023
    Shannon has been a trial and appellate lawyer for more than fifty years. The focus of Shannon’s practice is primarily…
  • Lisa A. Paulson

    March 30, 2023
    Lisa has served alongside her mentor, Shannon Ratliff, for over twenty years as trial and appellate counsel handling a broad…
  • Sam Patranella

    March 30, 2023
    Sam Patranella is a shareholder in the Austin and Midland offices focusing on transactions, title, and corporate matters.   Sam has…
  • Ana Maria Marsland

    March 30, 2023
    Ana Maria Marsland practices in DGC Law’s Oil and Gas Regulatory Compliance section. She focuses on regulatory compliance for oil…
  • Ryan Clinton

    March 30, 2023
    Austin, Texas appellate attorney Ryan Clinton is a former Texas Assistant Solicitor General who has successfully handled dozens of appeals…
  • Robert G. (Rob) Hargrove

    March 29, 2023
    Rob Hargrove represents oil and gas producers and occasionally landowners in oil and gas disputes, both in courthouse litigation and…

Austin Office

515 Congress Ave., Suite 1510

Midland Office

400 W. Illinois Avenue, 400 W. Illinois Avenue, Suite 1400