Experienced counsel in managing disputes and navigating the regulatory process.

The lawyers at Tjornehoj & Hack have extensive experience litigating natural resource cases. From issues involving a single lease or permit to large-scale land management planning, our attorneys have negotiated a host of agency decision-making processes and federal appeals. We also counsel clients in federal royalty actions, both in the arena of coal and in oil and natural gas. Our attorneys are experienced in handling matters involving the Bureau of Land Management, United States Forest Service, Office of Natural Resources Revenue and other agencies.

In addition to public lands issues, the lawyers at Tjornehoj & Hack have litigated cases involving surface access disputes, and multiple mineral development conflicts. Our attorneys include a former Assistant Attorney General in the Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety for the state of Colorado, which brings regulatory experience in surface mining issues to our practice.

Areas of Practice:

    • Federal Public Lands Planning, Leasing and Permitting
    • Federal Royalty Appeals
    • Surface Access and Multiple Mineral Issues
    • Surface Mining Regulatory Compliance