Josh Dazey

Josh Dazey joined U.S. Energy in 2021 as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Mr. Dazey is responsible for leading and managing strategic transactions as well as advising the firm on all legal matters. 

Prior to joining U.S. Energy, Mr. Dazey held executive and in-house legal positions at publicly listed upstream and midstream oil & gas companies. He has extensive experience in the energy industry with respect to securities, finance, acquisitions and divestitures, corporate governance, and general oversight of a legal department. Most recently, Mr. Dazey served as Executive Vice President, Legal and Corporate Secretary at Approach Resources Inc., and as Associate General Counsel, Securities and Finance for Eagle Rock Energy Partners. He began his career in the corporate department of Baker Botts, an international law firm recognized as a leading firm in the energy and technology sectors.

Mr. Dazey received his Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees from Central Washington University and received his Juris Doctor degree from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington D.C. He is certified by the State Bar of Texas. 

    Since 1980, U.S. Energy has invested in, operated, and/or drilled more than 2,400 wells in 13 states and Canada; deploying over $1.5 billion on behalf of our partners.


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