Glenn A. W. Thompson
(814) 333-4902
Office: Meadville
LLM University of Exeter (UK)
J.D. University of Pittsburgh
B.A. Allegheny College
Licensure: ND | PA
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Glenn Thompson focuses his practice on energy and oil and gas law with an emphasis on senior title review and due diligence.  He also practices business law and electric cooperative law.

Work Experience

2010 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
1987-2010 Culbertson, Weiss, Schetroma and Schug, P.C.
1986-1987 Independent title abstractor with emphasis in oil and gas titles

Speaking Engagements

“To be or not to be. Is my lease HBP? That is the Question," NALA, August 2015

Panel Participant, "Constructing Litigation Resistant Title," 2013 Energy Leadership Summit

"Understanding "Title Washes in Pennsylvania," CONSOL Super School III, November 2013

"Title Issues Encountered in the Marcellus and Utica Shale Plays," AAPL Field Landman Seminar

"Economic Impact of Shale Development," Clean Harbors Contractor Forum

Key Experience

Assisted energy clients in oil and gas acquisitions, financing and disposition transactions, and related third party opinion letters
Managed oil and gas title examination projects and performed senior review of hundreds of oil and gas title opinions to assist clients in acquiring desired property rights within the Appalachian region
Acted as Pennsylvania counsel in complex arbitration involving hundreds of parcels in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Maryland

Memberships & Awards

Member and Past President, Crawford County Bar Association
Shale Gas Law Committee Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
Charter Member and Vice Chairman of Advisory Board, Electric Cooperative Bar Association
British Foreign and Commonwealth Scholarship Award
International Moot Court Team
Graduated cum laude, Allegheny College