Alex Kuiper

Alex Kuiper

Managing Partner




Mr. Alex Kuiper counsels a variety of energy industry clients in multiple legal facets. He is Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

With a primary focus on oil and gas law, renewable energy and CCS, employment law, and bankruptcy law, Mr. Kuiper’s legal practice caters to a diverse range of clients within the energy sector. He is highly regarded for his role as outside counsel, providing valuable insights and guidance to private equity oil and gas companies and Fortune 500 corporations.

Throughout his career, Mr. Kuiper has been instrumental in facilitating corporate acquisitions cumulatively valued at billions of dollars. From transactional services to adeptly handling civil disputes and litigation, he has consistently delivered exceptional results for clients, including both young professionals and large corporations.

Mr. Kuiper’s journey began with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from The University of Texas, followed by earning his Juris Doctor (J.D.) at South Texas College of Law. Having honed his skills at prominent private practices specializing in Oil & Gas law, he identified the need for a more efficient, cost-effective, and client-centered approach to representation. This realization led him to establish his own firm, Kuiper Law Firm, PLLC, dedicated to providing an exceptional experience through effective, efficient, and personable representation, backed by a profound understanding of the industry.

Since 2006, Mr. Kuiper has made Texas his cherished home after honorably serving in the United States Marine Corps. His extensive reach extends to admissions in Texas, North Dakota, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, and Wyoming, where he continues to be a member of various professional organizations.

Driven by a deep-rooted passion for excellence and a genuine commitment to understanding his clients’ unique needs, Mr. Alex Kuiper remains a driving force in the legal arena. With a relentless pursuit of top-tier representation and dedicated advocacy for individuals and corporations alike, he continues to shape the energy industry’s legal landscape with distinction and proficiency.


Office Location:

Admitted to Bar:

North Dakota
New Mexico
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court for the District of Wyoming


Oil and Gas
Mergers and Acquisitions
Employment Law


University of Texas (B.S.)
South Texas College of Law Houston (J.D.)

Speaking Events:

September 21, 2023 / An Attorney’s Guide to Being Successful at Business in a Private Practice Setting Panel
IEL’s Focus 2023 Event: Taking Charge of Your Legal Career

September 13, 2023 / Oil and Gas Mergers and Acquisitions
Houston Association of Division Order Analyst

July 20, 2023 / Dark Side of Renewable Energy
Fort Worth Association of Professional Landmen

March 23, 2023 / Wyoming Probate Pitfalls
National Association of Division Order Analysts Webinar

April 26, 2022 / Huff-n-Puff Field Gas Enhanced Oil Recovery
HAPL 53rd Annual Technical Workshop

April 20, 2022 / The Probate Process of Wyoming
National Association of Division Order Analysts Webinar

September 7, 2021 / Guest on #hottakeoftheday Podcast

Organizational Involvement:

Professional Activities, Memberships & Affiliations
  • Member of The Institute for Energy Law Leadership Class, 2021-2022
  • Member of Houston Association of Professional Landmen, 2014-Present
  • Member of Permian Basin Petroleum Association, 2018-Present
  • Member of Houston Bar Association, Energy Law Section, 2012-Present
  • Member of The Foundation for Natural Resources and Energy Law, 2018-Present
Community Involvement
  • Adjunct Professor at South Texas College of Law