Paul J. Atencio
Babst, Calland, Clements and Zomnir, P.C.
Paul Atencio is a shareholder in Babst Calland’s Energy and Natural Resources Group and a co-chair of the firm’s Land and Energy Title Department. Mr. Atencio assists clients in the development of oil and gas assets. He counsels oil and gas companies on a wide range of energy matters, including title, due diligence, title defect curative work, mineral and lease acquisitions, joint ventures, oil and gas leasing issues, and voluntary and forced pooling. Mr. Atencio also assists clients in their defense of disputes regarding royalty and bonus payments, ownership of oil and gas, and surface use and damage claims. Mr. Atencio also counsels clients from a variety of industries on business transactions and corporate law, commercial finance and real estate, and regulatory matters.