Conrad Hester

Partner Thompson & Knight LLPConnectContact
Conrad Hester focuses his practice on oil and gas litigation. His expertise includes contract disputes, royalty litigation, lease termination and title suits, surface access, and surface damages disputes. Additionally, he has experience drafting and negotiating leases, deeds, and exploration, production, and operational agreements. Conrad also represents clients in a variety of complex commercial litigation matters.


  • Texas Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters (Business Litigation); 2017
  • “Top Attorneys” (Oil & Gas) by Fort Worth, Texas magazine; 2017

Activities (Memberships/Affiliations)

  • Member, Tarrant County Bar Association
  • Member, Tarrant County Young Lawyers Association
  • Member, Young Professionals in Energy
  • Member, Texas Association of Defense Counsel (TADC)
  • Member, Panhandle Producers and Royalty Owners Association, 2011-2015
  • Member, Pro Bono College of Texas, 2010-present
  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Fort Worth Wildcatters
  • Member, Amarillo Museum of Art; Trustee, 2012-2015; President, 2015