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A Gusher Of Work For Texas Oil & Gas Lawyers

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James Collura, a Houston gas & oil attorney with the firm Coats Rose.
In Texas, the "help wanted" sign is out for people who know about oil and gas drilling. But companies aren't hiring just rough-necks and engineers. StateImpact reporter Dave Fehling has the story of billion-dollar deals and six-figure starting salaries.
The strength of the energy industry here though has helped buoy some of the large term hiring.”
—David Montoya, Assistant Dean at the University of Texas Law School.

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Dave Fehling

Energy & Environment Reporter for StateImpact

Dave Fehling is KUHF's Energy and Environment Reporter. His reporting is a part of StateImpact, a collaboration with KUT in Austin and NPR...