Michael D. Clemens
Of Counsel
(304) 933-8178
Office: Bridgeport
J.D. University of Akron
B.A. Youngstown State University
Licensure: OH
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Michael Clemens focuses his practice in the area of energy law (coal, oil and gas).  Mr. Clemens regularly assists clients with mineral title examinations, title opinions, due diligence and transactional matters.

Admitted in Ohio only.

Work Experience

2011 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2010-2011 CONSOL Energy, Inc.
2008-2010 Dominion Exploration & Production, Inc.
2007-2008 Ohio Department of Transportation, Real Estate Office
2007 Major Legal Services
2005-2006 Law Clerk, Skidmore & Associates
1995-1999 Senior Airman, United States Air Force

Key Experience

Analyzed oil and gas documents to evaluate titles for drilling programs in the Appalachian Basin
Drafted and reviewed oil and gas documents such as deeds, leases, rights of way, pooling declarations, joint operating agreements and farm-in agreements
Assisted with due diligence for a major multi-billion dollar acquisition by a Fortune 500 energy company

Memberships & Awards

Ohio State Bar Association, Natural Resources Law Committee
Graduated, summa cum laude, Youngstown State University
Pi Sigma Alpha