GH&A Secures Victory for Hemphill County Appraisal District by upholding $90 Million Appraisals of Midcoast’s Midstream Oil and Gas Assets in Hemphill County
July 2022

GH&A attorneys, Andrew Mytelka, Scott Andrews, Marc Young, and Victoria Rutherford recently secured a victory for their client, Hemphill County Appraisal District (“Hemphill CAD”), by defending Hemphill CAD in an ad valorem tax dispute concerning the 2019 and 2020 market values of midstream Oil and Gas assets owned by Midcoast. After a three-day jury trial, the jury found that Hemphill CAD’s appraisals of Midcoast’s assets were not excessive of market value and affirmed Hemphill CAD’s appraisal of the Midcoast assets at approximately $91.5 Million and $89.6 Million for tax years 2019 and 2020, respectfully.