Dallas, TX Office

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E. Foster Green


Mr. Green’s practice focuses on natural resources law with an emphasis on title examination. He primarily represents oil and gas companies in their exploration and production operations.


Worked as an associate in-house counsel at an oil & gas exploration company specializing in developing minerals in an urban environment

Examined documents recorded with county clerks, the Texas General Land Office, and the attorney general’s office for preparation of drilling, division order, and acquisition title opinions

Performed numerous “Standup” title examinations

Represented landowners in oil and gas lease negotiations

Reviewed purchase and sale agreements, operating agreements and pooling agreements

Drafted mineral deeds, easements, releases and surface use waivers

Advised clients in terminating invalid overriding royalty interests

Drafted and filed mechanic’s and materialman’s liens against mineral property

Foster Green is one of D Magazine's best lawyers for 2015 and 2016.

Practice Areas

  • Oil & Gas Title Examination


  • B.A., The University of Texas at Austin
  • J.D., Southern Methodist University

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas


  • President of the Dallas Bar Association Energy Section (2019)
  • Vice president of the Dallas Bar Association Energy Section (2018)
  • Treasurer for the Dallas Bar Association Energy Section (2017)
  • Chair for the Annual Continuing Legal Education Seminar for the Dallas Bar Association Energy Section (2016)
  • Member, Dallas Association of Petroleum Landmen
  • Member, Fort Worth Association of Professional Landmen
  • Member, Oklahoma City Association of Petroleum Landmen
  • Served on the Board of Directors for the Dallas Rotary Club (2011-2014)
  • Lifetime Fellow, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation Member, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • Selected for inclusion in Texas Rising Stars in Super Lawyers Magazine (2012-2016)
  • State Bar of Texas – Oil, Gas & Energy Resources Law Section
  • Vice President of Membership for the Texas Energy Council (2018)
  • Member, Fort Worth Wildcatters Association
  • Member, Dallas ADAM Energy Forum