Colton Parsons’ practice focuses primarily on assisting upstream and midstream oil and gas producers on various environmental and regulatory compliance matters. Mr. Parsons assists publicly traded energy companies with violation avoidance and in the rare instance of a notice of violation, assists with rectifying the situation. Additionally, Mr. Parsons assists upstream and midstream producers in emergency response to mitigate liability and ensure all applicable entities are notified.
Mr. Parsons also has experience on the regulation of hazardous waste disposal, as well as certain OSHA and PHMSA-related issues. Mr. Parsons’ experience includes review of methane flaring regulations, OSHA liability at upstream oil and gas facilities, and radiation safety requirements for oil and gas producers in Ohio and West Virginia.
2016 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2015 Summer Associate, Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2011-2015 Patriot Coal
2005-2017 Self-employed Beef Cattle Business