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Chelsea Baltes


901 K Street NW, Suite 850, Washington, DC 20001

Chelsea helps clients with complex energy litigation including royalty disputes.

Chelsea’s clients are energy companies of all sizes, including oil and gas companies. Clients benefit from Chelsea’s experience analyzing federal policies and legal statutes related to energy development including tax credits regarding carbon capture utilization and enhanced oil recovery and energy provisions in key legislation. When litigation is necessary, Chelsea draws upon her industry knowledge to assist with key elements of the litigation process including document review, research, and drafting discovery requests, motions, and other trial documents.

Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Chelsea worked as a litigation associate at a law firm in South Carolina, and as an intern for the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.


Chelsea assists oil and gas clients on a variety of matters including:

  • Royalty payments and disputes
  • Surface and right-of-way disputes
  • Carbon capture utilization tax credits
  • Commercial litigation


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