Bill Kroger is co-chair of Baker Botts’ Energy Litigation Practice Group. He represents clients in litigation and regulatory proceedings involving oil and gas, natural resources, power, renewable energy and related industries. Mr. Kroger has represented clients in disputes involving most of the major U.S. on-shore shale plays, including the Eagle Ford (Texas), Wolfcamp (Texas), Permian (Texas), Uinta (Utah), Bakken (North Dakota), Utica (Ohio) and Marcellus (W. Virginia). Mr. Kroger also represents clients on Gulf of Mexico and other offshore oil and gas matters. Mr. Kroger has represented clients in state and federal courts and in arbitrations throughout the United States.
He has also appeared before numerous state and federal energy regulatory agencies, and handled OSHA investigations involving energy industry accidents. His clients include Murphy Oil Corporation, Marathon Oil Corporation, Royal Dutch Shell, Courson Oil and Gas, the Texas Oil and Gas Association, Carlyle Group, Dominion Resources, EOG Resources, CenterPoint Energy, Jones Energy, Sasol North America, EQT, Rich Products, Golden Corral and Hines Interests Limited Partnership, among others.