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Samuel "Sam" Allen
1001 Fannin Street
Suite 1800
Houston, Texas 77002


Sam handles many areas of civil litigation representing both plaintiffs and defendants, with an emphasis on oil and gas litigation. He has experience representing individuals and business entities in disputes concerning oil and gas leases, including royalty issues, disputes between surface owners and mineral owners, and various lease interpretation issues, joint operating agreements, purchase and sale agreements, both filing and defending mechanic’s and mineral liens, and title disputes. Sam also has handled matters involving an assortment of other areas of law, including non-competition, non-solicitation, trade secret disputes, fraud, property damage, defamation, and general breach of contract claims. 


“A Rose by Any Other Name: Analyzing the Texas Appellate Court Split on Defining Custody for Miranda Purposes,” Texas Tech Law Review, 2018.

After Hours

When I am not in the office, you will find me hopelessly, but optimistically, watching the University of Texas football team in their never-ending pursuit to, finally, be back. In the off-season, I spend my time running and at the local shooting range.