Knowledgeable, Accomplished Litigator in San Antonio

Jeffrey R. Akins
Email: [email protected]
Practice Areas:

  • Trial Practice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Contract Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Oil and Gas Contracts
  • Oil and Gas Leasing
  • Tort Litigation
  • Breach of Contract

Bar Admissions:

  • Wyoming, 1981
  • U.S. District Court, District of Wyoming, 1981
  • Texas, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas, 1986



  • San Antonio Bar Association (Chairman, District Courts Committee, 2002-2005; Chairman, Program Committee, 1988-1989, 1992-1997; Chairman, Natural Resources Section, 1988)
  • State Bar of Texas (Member, Sections on: Litigation; Oil, Gas and Mineral Law; Member, Mentor Committee, 2009-2010)


  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Board of Editors, Oklahoma Law Review, 1980-1981
  • Author: “A Primer on Contract Law in the Oilpatch… you may be obligated and didn’t know it,” San Antonio Association of Professional Landmen, Mid-Winter Seminar, February 2008; “Proration, Drilling and Spacing Units: What They Are and What They Are Not,” San Antonio Association of Professional Landmen, Mid-Winter Seminar, February 2003; “Ownership and Use of Abandoned Oil Well Casing When the Surface and Mineral Estates Have Been Severed,” 31 Oklahoma Law Review 399, (1981), reprinted in 19 Public Land and Resources Law Digest 316, (1982) and reprinted in Oklahoma Law of Oil and Gas, edited by Eugene Kuntz, (1983)
  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation


  • Denver, Colorado, 1956