Mining

Ryley Carlock & Applewhite’s attorneys have been serving the mining industry for nearly 70 years. Our lawyers have preeminent experience in the mining industry in Arizona and across the Southwest. We combine our decades of experience in land use, water, environmental regulation, litigation defense, royalty agreements, mineral title, securities, and corporate law to help serve some of the leading mining companies in the world. We offer mining companies and associated industries a comprehensive practice integrating all aspects of law which may be encountered in the exploration for and cultivation of mineral resources. Our clients range from small uranium mines to the Fortune 100, wherever they may be located. We also cover the land use aspects of mining on both public and private lands, endangered species and other environmental regulations.

Our representation of the mining industry encompasses Business Services and Project Development.

Business Services:

  • Private Equity and Debt Financings
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Joint Operating Agreements
  • Purchase and Royalty Agreements
  • Project Evaluation and Due Diligence
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Taxation Strategies
  • Entity Formation
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Mineral Title Reports
  • Employment/Executive Compensation/Labor Relations

Project Development:

  • Real Estate and Title Work
  • Water Supply and Water Rights Acquisition
  • NEPA Compliance
  • Condemnation, Rights-of-Way
  • Full Complement of Environmental, Natural Resources, and Air and Water Quality Advice
  • Federal, State, and Local Land Use, Zoning, Permitting
  • Construction Agreements
  • Utility Acquisitions and Agreements
  • Litigation to Support and Defend Permits
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