Karen Greenwell Reelected to the Kentucky Oil and Gas Association Board of Directors

July 23, 2014

The Kentucky Oil and Gas Association has announced the reelection of Wyatt Partner, Karen J. Greenwell, as a member of its Board of Directors.  The Kentucky Oil & Gas Association (KOGA) was formed in 1931 to represent the interests of Kentucky's crude oil and natural gas industry, and more particularly, the independent crude oil and natural gas operators.

KOGA is dedicated to the responsible production and conservation of Kentucky's natural resources, while ensuring that its members are provided fair regulations and are educated on oil and gas issues, while protecting individual property rights, health, safety, and the environment.  KOGA’s recent economic impact research pegged Kentucky’s oil and gas industry as having a total production value of over $1 billion.  More than 9,000 Kentuckians are working and investing in oil and gas and its support industries.

Ms. Greenwell is a member of the Firm's Executive Committee and a Co-Team Leader of the Natural Resources & Environmental Service Team.  She concentrates her practice in the areas of mineral, energy and property law, and commercial litigation.  She is listed in Woodward/White’s The Best Lawyers in America® 2007-2013, and was Lexington Mining Law “Lawyer of the Year” for 2013 and 2012 Lexington Natural Resources Law “Lawyer of the Year.”  She is listed in Chambers USA:  America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in Natural Resources and has been recognized by her peers in Kentucky Super Lawyers® 2009-2013.