Southpointe, PA
Southpointe Town Center
1800 Main Street
Suite 200
Canonsburg, PA 15317
T: (724) 514-8929
F: (724) 514-8954

J.D., cum laude, Duquesne University School of Law (2008)

B.F.A., Musical Theatre, Ithaca College (1994)

  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • Supreme Court of Kentucky
  • Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Britt Freund concentrates his practice in mineral and energy law. He represents coal and oil and gas producers, financial institutions and mineral owners with regard to all aspects of real property development, mineral production and sales and finance transactions.

Britt is admitted to practice in both Pennsylvania and West Virginia. He enjoys working with clients to achieve exceptional results in resolving disputes, both in and out of court, and assists with transactions of all sizes.

Professional Highlights

  • Trustee-at-large, Energy & Mineral Law Foundation (EMLF)

  • Serves as outside counsel to large coal producers and oil and gas producers with regard to title and environmental due diligence concerning real property acquisitions and corporate mergers

  • Represents clients in state and federal court regarding real property and contractual disputes

  • Serves as local counsel with regard to large mineral financing
  • Counsels mineral producers and mineral owners with regard to real property lease and development rights and contractual disputes

  • –Assists in providing general representation to the Independent Oil & Gas Association (IOGA) of West Virginia

  • Appears before West Virginia Public Service Commission on behalf of IOGA WV

  • Recognized by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers as a Rising Star, 2015
  • Duquesne University School of Law
    • Katie Westbrook Award: Faculty Selected Outstanding Third-Year Student
    • Finalist, AAJ National Moot Court Competition
    • Recipient of CALI Awards (recognition for achieving the highest grade in a particular subject):
      • Constitutional Law
      • Advanced Constitutional Law
  • Energy and Mineral Law Foundation
  • Energy Law Committee, West Virginia State Bar
  • Commerce Committee, West Virginia Independent Oil & Gas Association