Shawn T. Welch - Holland & Hart LLP

Shawn T. Welch

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 801-799-5889

Mr. Welch provides effective counsel to clients in energy and natural resources litigation. He serves as lead counsel in multi-week trials and appeals involving oil, gas and mining development and public lands management. He represents clients in federal and state courts in Utah and Wyoming, and is admitted to appear in the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and the District of Colombia Circuit. He also represents clients before the Interior Board of Land Appeals and state regulatory agencies.

Mr. Welch has extensive experience in litigating quiet title suits, farmout agreements, working interest and royalty disputes, and condemnation and surface access disputes. He regularly represents clients in oil and gas exploration and development projects, lease protests, and public lands litigation involving NEPA, FLPMA, and environmental law.

Utah State University BA University of Illinois College of LawJ.D.
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law FoundationAmerican Association of Professional Landmen, Public Lands CommitteeUtah Association of Professional Landmen

Office Location

222 South Main Street, Suite 2200
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Oil and Gas Law of the Salt Lake City Metro Area
Shawn T. Welch has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Natural Resources Law (Litigation)
Oil and Gas Law