Adams and Reese LLP
Jeff Trotter is a Partner and Practice Group Leader for the Special Business Services Practice Group, where he co-leads the firm’s Energy and Environmental, Health Care, Governmental Relations, Intellectual Property, Entertainment, and Labor and Employment teams. Jeff has served as Team Leader of the Energy and Environmental Team and chair of the firm’s Technology Committee. He currently serves on the Claims Counsel and Ethics Committees.
Jeff maintains a diverse litigation practice representing a broad range of corporate and individual clients. His cases have spanned various fields including oil and gas, energy and environmental, banking, eminent domain, religion, commercial contracts, education, labor and employment, general premises liability, personal injury and wrongful death.
Jeff has expanded the firm’s oil, gas and energy practice and regularly advises clients on all aspects of exploration and production as well as natural gas storage, including acquisition and financing, permitting, contracts, title disputes, title examinations and division order title opinions. Jeff is experienced in exploration and seismic ventures, acquisition and divestiture of producing and non-producing oil and gas properties, development and implementation of gas storage facilities, and energy project financing.
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Jeff is listed in Best Lawyers® - Energy Law, Environmental Law and Oil & Gas Law, Chambers USA - Energy and Natural Resources, and Mid-South Super Lawyers® - Energy and Natural Resources, Class Action/Mass Torts. He is a member and former President of the Mississippi Oil and Gas Lawyers Association, member of the Mississippi Association of Petroleum Landmen and an adjunct professor of Oil and Gas Law at Mississippi College School of Law.
Jeff is a baseball fan and admires Yogi Berra, for not only being the greatest World Series player, but also the most quotable! He enjoys traveling, Blues music and spending time doing home renovations.