Southwest Bank Trust Officer Lee Ann Anderson Sends Letter to Unitholders of San Juan Basin Royalty Trust (SJT) Outlining Reasons Southwest Bank is Best Choice as SJT Trustee

Release Date: 
Friday, October 21, 2016

Contact: Susan Schoolfield
Balcom Agency, 817-877-9933


Urges Unitholders to Vote the WHITE Proxy Card Today

FORT WORTH, TEXAS, October 21, 2016—Southwest Bank and Robert Lansford (collectively, the “Southwest Bank Participants”) today announced that they have sent to unitholders of the San Juan Basin Royalty Trust (the “Trust” or “SJT”) a letter from Southwest Bank Trust Officer Lee Ann Anderson encouraging unitholders to vote for the removal of Compass Bank as trustee of the Trust and the appointment of Southwest Bank as successor trustee at the upcoming special meeting of the Trust’s unitholders.  The Trust has not yet announced the date, time and location of the special meeting, but has set the record date for the special meeting as October 24, 2016.

The letter from Ms. Anderson is available at  In addition, all other proxy materials filed by the Southwest Bank are available at

Unitholders are urged to sign, date and return the WHITE proxy card today, or they may vote online or by telephone by following the instructions on the voting materials they have received.  The Southwest Bank Participants also encourage unitholders to contact their proxy solicitor, Okapi Partners, at (212) 297-0720 or toll-free at (877) 279-2311 or by email at with any questions, or if they need assistance with their vote.

About Southwest Bank

Proudly serving North Texas for 50 years, Southwest Bank is the largest locally owned, independent bank in Tarrant County. In addition to full-service banking centers in Fort Worth, Dallas, Arlington, Burleson, Grapevine, Mansfield and Saginaw, Southwest Bank maintains mortgage offices in Fort Worth, Dallas and Austin and a royalty trust management office in Dallas. Southwest Bank values its customers and believes in building loyal, lasting relationships through personalized service, honesty and integrity. For more information, visit Member FDIC.

Contacts:  Lee Ann Anderson                                                                 Okapi Partners
                 Senior Vice President and Senior Trust Administrator             Patrick McHugh/Charles Garske/Lydia Mulyk
                 Southwest Bank                                                                     (212) 297-0720
                 (817) 298-5587                                                                    (877) 279-2311 (Toll-Free)

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