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Jonathan J. Fox
Shareholder, New Orleans
Hancock Whitney Center
701 Poydras Street
Suite 5000
New Orleans, Louisiana 70139

Overview

Jonathan Fox is a litigator, who focuses his practice on high-stakes and complex energy matters. He has a wide breadth of experience with various issues that affect the energy industry, including legacy litigation, lease disputes, royalty claims, and coastal land loss.  He also has significant experience in defending against claims brought under the Louisiana Environmental Quality Act.

Experience

  • In Louisiana state and federal court, defends several large and mid-sized energy companies against claims brought by landowners seeking tens of millions of dollars in damages from alleged oilfield contamination resulting from decades of oil and gas production
  • In Louisiana state and federal court, defends several large and mid-sized energy companies against claims brought by landowners under the Louisianan Environmental Quality Act
  • Defends major oil companies from claims by the State and parish governments that seek damages and restoration for land loss allegedly caused by non-compliance with environmental permits

Involvement

Professional

  • Institute for Energy Law

  • New Orleans Bar Association

  • Louisiana Bar Association

  • Federal Bar Association

  • American Bar Association

Recognition

  • Louisiana Super Lawyers "Rising Star", 2020-2021
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After Hours

“I was raised in Thibodaux, Louisiana, and Cajun cooking has always been a passion of mine.  Additionally, I like to be outdoors, especially on the water.  On the weekends, you can often find my wife and me out on Bayou St. John or in City Park with our golden retriever.