Andrew D. Martin

Andrew D. Martin

Shreveport, Louisiana

Andrew focuses largely on oil and gas litigation, with a wide range of trial court and appellate experience in complex mineral law cases. In these lawsuits, he has primarily represented landowners and smaller independent oil companies. Andrew also has extensive experience in drafting and negotiating mineral leases and reviewing title to ascertain the ownership of mineral rights.

In addition to mineral law, Andrew has experience in collection efforts for a variety of creditors. He has also litigated contract cases, facilitated timber and real estate transactions, and assisted in business formation and dissolution.

Areas of Practice

  • Oil and Gas or Energy
  • Exploration, Title and Acquisitions
  • Litigation
  • Commercial
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Commercial Lending
  • Corporate
  • Corporate Transactions
  • Business Formation and Organization
  • Bankruptcy
  • Chapter 11 Reorganization

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2013


  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D./D.C.L. - 2012
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Major: Philosophy
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Major: English

Published Works

  • Co-Author "Mineral Lease Division Revisited - An Old Doctrine with New Applications," 2 LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources, 2013
  • “The Haynesville Shale’s Second Act”, Shreveport Magazine, June 2017
  • “Mineral Code Article 206 Liability After Gloria's Ranch: Rights, Remedies, Revolution” LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources, 2018
  • Disruptive Technologies Symposium- Panel Member, Journal of Energy Law and Resources Annual Symposium, February, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Section
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Corporate and Business Law Section
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Mineral Law Section
  • Shreveport Bar Association
  • American Bar Association, Section of Environment, Energy and Resources