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Attorney Douglas Clark is the host of "All Things Marcellus", a weekly radio show dedicated to landowner information since August of 2010.  Doug airs every weekend on GEM 104 and KZFM on Sunday mornings from 8-9AM on his weekly radio show “All Things Marcellus.” All prior radio shows are indexed by topics and archived on the websites at and pipelineattorney.comThe "All Things Marcellus" is a "must listen" to any landowner seeking reliable and credible information about the Marcellus Shale development in Pennsylvania.     


     Attorney Douglas Clark focuses his practice on representing landowners across Pennsylvania in oil and gas matters.  We represent landowners and only landowners.   Over the past five (5) years, Attorney Clark has negotiated hundreds of Oil and Gas Leases amounting to millions of dollars for Landowners across Pennsylvania.  Attorney Clark negotiates ALL agreements related to natural gas and Marcellus Shale development.  Doug maximizes financial compensation while incorporating invaluable landowner property protections.  Check out our outstanding Pennsylvania Landowner Testimonials.


     The Clark Law Firm negotiates Pipeline and Water Line Right-of-Way Agreements throughout Pennsylvania.  We proudly boast that we have reached landowner friendly Pipeline Right-of-Way Agreements with well over twenty (20) separate pipeline companies across Pennsylvania.  Attorney Clark uses his extensive negotiation experience to fight for the highest landowner compensation while preserving the property for future generations.  If you are considering a Pipeline Right-of-Way Agreement, The Clark Law Firm should be your first call.  Check out and learn more about Doug's extensive negotiation experience and how we have leveled the playing field between the gas companies and the landowner.


     The Clark Law Firm negotiates ALL Marcellus Shale related Agreements.  Attorney Clark has negotiated Agreements for Compressor Stations, Meter Stations, Water Impoundment Ponds,  all Surface Use Agreements, Damage Releases and more.  Do not sign a Marcellus Shale Natural Gas or Pipeline Right-of-Way Agreement before calling The Clark Law Firm.   


     The Clark Law Firm also works closely with landowners for Estate Planning and Royalty Wealth Management.  There is simply no "cookie cutter" plan that works for everyone.  We use our knowledge of the oil and gas industry and work with the landowner to develop a specific estate plan for your specific situation.  Too often estate plans are not landowner specific.  We work with you to devise the best plan for your needs.


     Whether you are considering signing any agreement or looking for a detailed Lease Review call as today.


     For more information about The Clark Law Firm, "All Things Marcellus" and valuable landowner information, visit and and call us directly at (570) 307-0702.  We protect Pennsylvania Landowners.


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  1. Oil & Gas: 100%
    10 years


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  • Robert J. Munley

    I have known Doug Clark ever since I began practicing law. I can attest he is a hardworking lawyer who always serves his clients' best interests. If you have a gas lease issue, you will be well served by consulting with Atty. Clark. I highly endorse Atty. Doug Clark!


    Robert Munley Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Thomas Dominick Berret

    I endorse this lawyer. Doug goes above and beyond what is required to make sure his clients are protected and obtain the best results they can.


    Thomas Berret Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Clark Law Firm, PC

The Clark Law Firm PC
1563 Main St
Peckville, PA, 18452


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Clark Law Firm, PC2000 - Present
AttorneyCriminal Justice Act Panel Federal Defender1998 - 2010
AttorneyLackawanna County Office Of Public Defender1997 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Lackawanna County Bar AssociationN/A1995 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/A1995 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Akron School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Free Seminar with Attorney Douglas A. ClarkMarcellus Shale - Gas Leases and Pipeline Agreements2011