HAPL 6th Annual Shale Play Seminar



DATE:                                                October 15th, 2015

LOCATION:                                         4007 Westheimer Rd. Houston, TX, 77027 

                                                        (Smith & Wollensky Restaurant, 2nd floor window room)

COSTS:                                              $90.00 Members              $100.00 Non-Members

PARKING:                                            Free – Valet provided by Smith and Wollensky

REGISTRATION:                                    9:00-9:45 am     

SEMINAR SCHEDULE:                             10:00-4:15pm and followed by the Shale Social at Smith & Wollensky.

Lunch will be served with a mixed green salad and choice of the following:

8oz. Top Sirloin with roasted asparagus and whipped potatoes

Chicken Paillard with olive oil poached tomatoes and arugula

Soft drinks, coffee, water, and iced tea will be provided







10AM:  M. Ryan Kirby                                                   “What Were They Thinking: Making Sense of Idiosyncratic Language in Title Instruments”

     Kirby, Mathews & Walrath, PLLC


11AM: Eric Nielsen, Managing Director-             “A Discussion on Private Equity: Before and After $50 Oil, with Q&A.”

    Business Development

   Quantum Energy Partners                       


12PM:  D. Bradley Gibbs                                               “Roadways, where are they taking us?”                              

                Kiefaber & Oliva, LLP


1PM:  Karen O. Donnelly                                         “Shale:The Fracing Ban.”

            Steptoe & Johnson


2PM:  Austin W. Brister                                             “A&D on the Horizon: Select Landmines in Oil and Gas Acquisitions.”

                McGinnis Lochridge


3PM:  Jonathan Garrett                                            “US Shale: Winning in a Volatile Environment.”

                Wood Mackenzie


Lunch will be served around 12PM during the presentation



PLATINUM          $1,000+                                                                SILVER                  $500+

GOLD                    $ 750+                                                                   BRONZE               $250+

Individual Landman Level $100+



6 CPL/RPL/RL Credits, 6 CPLTA Credits, 6 CDOA Credits


Registration is limited to the first 90 registrants.  You can register online at www.hapl.org.             

Due to the increase in credit card fees, there will be an additional $3.50 charge added to the registration fee.  Payment can also be made at the registration desk the day of the seminar.


If you make a reservation, pay for it, and later decide to cancel it before the reservation deadline, October 13, 2015, you can apply for a refund through the HAPL Office.   We must receive your request to cancel your registration in writing by email at hapl@hapl.org or fax at  713-622-3723.  You will receive the total amount charged minus a $5.00 credit card processing fee.

When you request a refund, include the credit-card number that you used to pay for the reservation and the confirmation e-mail you received when you paid. If you have lost that e-mail, send as much information as you can about the name and date of the event, the date that you paid, and how much you paid.  Refunds cannot be made for reservations that were paid for, but not cancelled before the reservations deadline. When that happens, you are considered a no-show.
All pre-registered members/guests for this event that have not prepaid and do not attend will be billed as a no-show.
Organizer HAPL

JONATHAN CLICK, CPL                             





Thu, Oct. 15, 2015
9 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central
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Smith & Wollensky Restaurant
4007 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, TX 77027

2nd floor window room