Arthur J. Wright is a Partner in Thompson & Knight’s Dallas office and serves as the Firm’s Oil and Gas Practice Group Leader. Arthur counsels clients in acquisitions and dispositions of E&P, midstream properties, and natural resources companies and joint ventures relating thereto. He provides advice and prepares agreements in relation to exploration and production activities; gas plant operations; and marketing of gas, NGL, LNG, and electricity production in all relevant matters. He is also involved in regulatory and oil and gas litigation matters. In addition, Arthur represents borrowers and lenders in conventional financing and investors and operators in equity transactions and unconventional financing. With more than 40 years of experience, both in private practice and as an officer and in-house counsel to several energy industry companies, Arthur brings extensive energy industry knowledge to the table. Since January 2010, he has assisted his clients in closing more than $7.4 billion in oil and gas transactions, and he has been named by The Best Lawyers in America® as the “Dallas Lawyer of the Year” in Oil & Gas and Energy Law in 2011-2012.