PITTSBURGH, PA – August 25, 2016 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce that Kenneth L. Carroll (“K.C.”) has joined the firm as Counsel in the firm’s Pittsburgh office. K.C. will join the firm’s Real Estate, Corporate, and Energy Practice Groups. He is based in Leech Tishman’s Pittsburgh office and focuses his practice on real estate, corporate and oil and gas matters.
On the real estate side, K.C. regularly represents and negotiates on behalf of both landlords and tenants in the leasing of office, retail and commercial space. He assists clients with the purchase, sale and financing of commercial real estate properties and has experience preparing and reviewing agreements, negotiating terms and conditions, title transfer and insurance matters, closings, developing commercial and residential leases, tax assessment, exemption and appeal issues, letters of intent, and purchase and sale agreements.
K.C.’s corporate and business work is focused on representing corporate clients in a wide range of matters including general contracts, mergers and acquisitions, and financing. He routinely assists clients with corporate formation and governance issues, banking, finance and loan documentation, contract review, and the creation of employment agreements.
K.C. has significant experience representing clients in coal, oil, gas and other energy acquisition, divestiture and transactional matters, as well as advising on oil and gas leasing and mineral conveyancing. He regularly advises companies operating and investing in the upstream oil and gas sector in connection with the purchase and sale of mineral assets; formation of joint development projects, including joint venture agreements, participation agreements, operating agreements, and limited drilling partnerships; and private placement offerings. K.C. also has extensive experience preparing coal, oil, gas, mineral and surface title opinions, reviewing due diligence and managing complex title searches. In the midstream oil and gas sector, he has represented clients in the buying and selling of rights of way and easements, pipelines, processing plants, and prepared assignments and conveyances of such assets.
Prior to joining Leech Tishman, K.C. was an attorney with Tucker Arensberg, P.C.
“We are excited to welcome K.C. to our real estate, corporate and energy practices,” stated Kenneth C. Foltz, partner in the Real Estate and Energy Practice Groups. “We believe that the oil and gas industry is poised for a strong rebound in late 2016/early 2017, and feel that Ken’s extensive experience with oil and gas legal matters combined with his solid real estate and corporate background will be very valuable as we continue to service our clients in the industry.”
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