Benjamin Gonsoulin

Senior Associate

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Houston

P: +1.713.229.1510 F: +1.713.229.7810
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Energy, Environmental, and Power

  • Terminal operator in connection with regulatory investigations and private-party litigation, involving business and personal injury claims, arising out of fire at terminal operator's bulk liquids storage facility
  • Natural gas and natural gas liquids producer in litigation involving claims of environmental damage due to fracking and related exploration and production activities
  • National oil and gas operator on appeal, resulting in affirmance of summary judgment holding regarding obligations under a lease's offset well clause
  • International exploration and production company and its officers and directors in securities class action
  • Solar energy company in breach of contract dispute with information technology provider
  • International exploration and production company in dispute regarding preferential purchase rights in operating agreement
  • National barge and marine transporter in regulatory investigation following barge collision
  • Petroleum refining company in wrongful death and personal injury cases arising out of a workplace incident
  • Global energy company on appeal in dispute involving breach of operating agreement claims and oil and gas production accounting claims
  • Electric and gas transmission and distribution utility in numerous significant wrongful death, personal injury, and property damages cases
  • International oil and gas company in toxic tort litigation in Texas and Louisiana state courts

Other Litigation Matters

  • International chemical producer in disputes related to delayed completion of plant expansions and defense of construction cost overrun claims
  • Real estate developer in lawsuit involving development of Downtown Houston city block and pedestrian tunnel access rights
  • Ride sharing company in lawsuit alleging unfair business practices and violations of regulatory requirements for taxi operators
  • Ride sharing company in disputes involving requests for company's confidential information via public information act requests
  • Federal regulatory agency as receiver for various financial institutions
  • Stevedoring company in various litigation matters involving breach of contract and maritime tort claims
  • Fuel supplier in maritime attachment and arrest proceedings
  • Land developer at trial and on appeal in challenge to governmental land use decision