Willis, Graves & Associates, Inc. (WGA) is an oil, natural gas and utility consulting firm located in Austin, Texas. Established in 1977, WGA specializes in crude oil and natural gas sales issues, market value assessment, and utility rates and regulation. WGA provides consulting expert services in all segments of the industry including wellhead, midstream and end-user. Clients include producers, processors, marketers, pipelines, LDCs, consumers, water/sewer utilities and mineral royalty owners.
WGA maintains historical pricing data for most regions developed from records researched and industry publications. WGA uses database management to compile voluminous source records and produce accurate analytical results. WGA supports its work product with expert testimony before state and federal courts, arbitration and mediation panels, and public utility commissions.
WGA provides audits of interest owner payments and deductions to ensure that royalty owners and working interest owners are compensated accurately and in full compliance with mineral leases, operating agreements and applicable regulatory requirements.
WGA provides assistance with regulatory compliance filings for those firms who lack the familiarity or in-house staff to ensure timely and accurate agency filing requirements.
WGA assists producer and midstream clients in marketing crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. WGA has practical experience with most of the transaction forms used in the oil and gas industry including: Joint Operating Agreements, Processing Agreements, Gathering Agreements, Transportation Agreements, Royalty Agreements, and all forms of Sales Agreements.
Special Projects - difficult projects involving oil, gas or natural gas liquid values require dependable research solutions. WGA can compile accounting records, contract terms, transactional documents, and market survey results for the special needs of your project. WGA's experienced personnel can design, manage, and complete complex projects.