Christina M. Lepore

Associate

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Practices
Industries
Education
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, JD, 2012
  • University of Pittsburgh, BA, Political Science, English Literature, magna cum laude, Program Honors, 2009
Admissions
  • Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
Affiliations

Member, American Bar Association

Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association

Member, Allegheny County Bar Association

Public Relations Committee, Washington County Bar Association

Young Professional Women in Energy

Member, American Association of Professional Landmen - Michael Late Benedum Chapter

Member, Northern Appalachian Landman’s Association

Member, Energy and Mineral Law Foundation

Christina concentrates her practice on energy law and corporate mergers and acquisitions. She advises publicly traded and privately held energy companies on matters involving acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, project development, mineral conveyancing, regulatory matters, joint development and exploration agreements, gas gathering agreements, participation agreements, operating agreements, pipeline right-of-way agreements, oil and gas leases, and other documents associated with natural gas operations.

Christina is experienced in oil and gas lease negotiations and disputes, quiet title actions, land use matters, due diligence review related to real property acquisitions and transactions for the energy sector, and drafting certified title opinions, leases, easements, and purchase and sale agreements.

Prior to joining McGuireWoods, Christina clerked for the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania and worked as an associate attorney at a regional law firm, focusing her practice on energy transactional matters and litigation. While in law school, Christina was a research assistant and served as a judicial intern to Judge D. Michael Fisher of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Christina is actively involved in several energy trade groups and is a member of the Public Relations Committee of the Washington County Bar Association.

Christina Lepore
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Speaker, Appalachian Association of Professional Landmen Winter Quarterly Seminar, December 5, 2014