Elizabeth E. Klingensmith

Liz Klingensmith's experience includes all aspects of litigation: early case assessment, litigation risk analysis, alternative dispute resolution procedures including arbitration and mediation, large-scale discovery including electronic document collection, review and production, motion practice, pre-trial preparation, trial and settlement. She primarily focuses her litigation practice on disputes arising from oil and gas projects. As part of that practice, she frequently provides clients critical analysis of various oil and gas related transactions including joint operating agreements, master services agreements, procurement agreements, lease agreements, exploration and development agreements, joint venture agreements, purchase and sale agreements and various financing agreements.

In addition to her oil and gas experience, Liz has extensive experience litigating large scale commercial disputes that involve claims for breach of contract, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, post-judgment enforcement, theft of trade secrets, breach of employment agreements, conversion, declaratory judgment and foreclosure, among others, in a wide array of industries that includes transportation, construction, banking, real estate and professional services.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation/Trial Practice, 2) Energy, 3) Oilfield Services, 4) Oil and Gas Litigation and 5) Energy Litigation
Law School University of Houston Law Center (J.D., 2004)
Admitted Year 2004
Education Rice University (B.A., B.M.,1999)
Bar Member / Association Texas State Bar Associations
Most recent firm Haynes and Boone, LLP
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