Big Hat, No Cattle

Horizontal Exploration claimed to be a premier oil and gas developer in the Marcellus Shale, with “low risk drilling and production opportunities” and “stable cash flows.” In fact, the company and its owners were wildcatters who left a trail of deceit across the Midwest. Horizontal Exploration got the best of some investors, but not the Frickey family. With our help, they fought back, suing the company and its owners for securities fraud and obtaining a $1.2 million judgment in Kansas federal court.

Frickey v. Thompson, et al., Case No. 2:14-CV-2189, United States District Court for the District of Kansas