NY Law Firm Understands Denver Court’s Decision Against Battlement Mesa

Sep 4th @ 3:59 pm in News by Scott Staley

According to a high profile attorney who represented many clients following the tragedy of 911, he understands why A Denver District Court judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by Battlement Mesa residents citing the fact that claims made by the residents were based on hypothetical cases and the company in question, Antero Resources hasn’t even started drilling yet.  The New York law firm pointed out that there must be an actual case of harm before legal action can be taken and that is unfortunate.  Executive director of the West Slope Colorado Oil and Gas Assoc. believes companies take great precaution before drilling these days and people’s fears are unfounded.