H. Scott Taylor

Top rated Energy & Natural Resources attorney in Corpus Christi, Texas

Branscomb Law
H. Scott Taylor
Branscomb Law

Practice Areas: Energy & Natural Resources, Real Estate; view more

Licensed in Texas since: 1994

Education: University of Houston Law Center

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2023

Branscomb Law

802 North Carancahua Street
Suite 2300
Corpus Christi, TX 78401 Visit website


H. Scott Taylor is a senior attorney with Branscomb Law, practicing in the field of energy and natural resources. Serving clients from their office in Corpus Christi, Texas, his clientele includes landowners, for whom he appears on behalf in negotiations and cases involving:

  • Oil and gas leases
  • Uranium mining leases
  • Wind leases and easements
  • Seismic permitting and option agreements
  • Pipeline easements 
  • Conveyances involving mineral and wind rights

In addition, Mr. Taylor also offers his professional legal services in matters of transactions involving domestic and international oil and gas exploration joint ventures; the production sales and acquisition of oil and gas; operating, oil and gas marketing, consulting and joint seismic acquisition agreements; and all aspects of negotiations with land and mineral owners. A majority of his clientele comprises oil and gas exploration and production companies, oil and gas marketers and pipeline companies, and independent geologists, geophysicists and engineers.

Enrolling at Texas A&M University, Mr. Taylor graduated with his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in 1990. Securing his J.D. from the University of Houston in 1994 as a member of the Phi Delta Phi, he was admitted by the State Bar of Texas in the same year. In 2000, he was also board-certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and is also a certified mediator.

The many recognitions Mr. Taylor has received for his professional excellence includes an inclusion to the list of the Best Lawyers in America for Energy Law. Over the years, he has represented clients in high-stakes deals of sale, acquisition and joint explorations. He has also obtained memberships in organizations such as the Corpus Christi Association of Professional Landmen, the American Association of Professional Landmen and the Texas Land and Mineral Owners Association.

Practice areas

Energy & Natural Resources, Real Estate: Consumer

Focus areas

Condominiums & Cooperatives, Energy Law, Landlord/Tenant, Mortgage & Refinance, Natural Resources Law, Short Sale

  • 80% Energy & Natural Resources
  • 20% Real Estate: Consumer

First Admitted: 1994, Texas

Professional Webpage: https://branscomblaw.com/lawyers/scott-taylor/

Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Member, Grace UMC
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Energy
  • Thompson Reuters’ Texas Super Lawyers, 2015-2022
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Member, Corpus Christi Association of Professional Landmen
  • Member, Texas Land and Mineral Owners Association
  • Member, American Association of Professional Landmen
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Board Certified, Oil, Gas and Mineral Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, since 2000
Educational Background:
  • Texas A&M University, B.B.A., 1990
Industry Groups:
  • AAPL
  • ABA
  • Corpus Christi Bar Association

Office location for H. Scott Taylor

802 North Carancahua Street
Suite 2300
Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Phone: 361-886-3807


9 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2023

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