David Sutter Bio
David Sutter has over thirty-five years of experience in the oil and gas industry. His practice focuses on oil and gas title examination and transactional law. Mr. Sutter has extensive experience with pooling, unitization and setting up allocation wells for horizontal drilling in the Permian Basin. David has served as lead negotiator in over fifty domestic and international acquisitions and exchanges involving oil & gas operations.
A native Nebraskan, Mr. Sutter has been a resident of Midland, Texas off and on since 1981 and continuously since 1999. Mr. Sutter started in Midland, Texas with Atlantic Richfield Company as a Landman and ultimately served as Manager of International Negotiations in the Eastern Hemisphere for ARCO. David is a former managing shareholder with Stubbeman, McRae, Sealy Laughlin & Browder. Before joining LC&A in 2019, he served as Permian Basin Vice President of Land for Pioneer Natural Resources USA, Inc. David has been active in the community, volunteering and serving on the boards of several nonprofits. His most proudest accomplishment is his family and marriage of forty years.