Roger S. Christenson II
Of Counsel
(304) 933-8110
Office: Bridgeport
J.D. West Virginia University
B.A. West Virginia University Institute of Technology, magna cum laude
Licensure: WV
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Speaking Engagements

Co-authored law review article “Canons of Construction for the Interpretation of Mineral Conveyances, Severances, Exceptions, and Reservations in Producing States” published in the North Dakota Law Review, Volume 88, Number 3 (2012)

Co-presented “Due Diligence in the Appalachian Basin” at the 2012 National AAPL Appalachian Land Institute

Presented “The Interpretation of In Place and Royalty Deed Language in West Virginia and Pennsylvania” at the 2012 Appalachian AAPL Chapter Seminar

Guest Lecturer for West Virginia State University Undergraduate Oil and Gas Development Class

Key Experience

Developed process and procedures for evaluation and implementation of land department curative standards, missing heirs requirements, partition action needs, and other land and legal related activities
Performed, managed, and coordinated due diligence projects for multiple oil and gas development companies including projects with estimated values of over two billion dollars
Performed negotiations, drafted documents, performed title curative work, and closed multi-million dollar energy transactions

Memberships & Awards

Numerous Army and Air Force Medals and Awards
Former Level I Professional Government Contracting Certification
Former West Virginia State Police Instructor Certification
Former Secret Level Information Clearance