Lenders venturing into Ohio’s oil and gas industry need to be aware of unique features of the industry and how to conduct due diligence to properly evaluate risk. Successful lenders understand how the maturity of an oil and gas play, unique features of oil and gas assets, and a borrower’s experience can impact risk. Unique lending arrangements can help mitigate risk for all parties. My guest post on Porter Wright’s Banking and Finance Law Report helps lenders appreciate these basic concepts.