August 7, 2008

Goodrich Petroleum to Present at EnerCom’s 2008 The Oil & Gas Conference in Denver, Colorado

HOUSTON, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Goodrich Petroleum Corporation announced that the Company's Vice-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Walter G. Goodrich and President, Robert C. Turnham, Jr., will present at EnerCom's 2008 The Oil & Gas Conference at the Westin Tabor Center, Denver, Colorado, on Tuesday, August 12, 2008 at 2:20 pm Mountain Time.

The live webcast will be available on The Oil and Gas Conference(R) website at as well as on the Company's website beginning August 12, 2008 at

Certain statements in this news release regarding future expectations and plans for future activities may be regarded as "forward looking statements" within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act. They are subject to various risks, such as financial market conditions, operating hazards, drilling risks, and the inherent uncertainties in interpreting engineering data relating to underground accumulations of oil and gas, as well as other risks discussed in detail in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct.

Goodrich Petroleum is an independent exploration and production company listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The majority of its oil and gas properties are in Louisiana and Texas.

Goodrich Petroleum Corporation

CONTACT: Robert C. Turnham, Jr., President, or David R. Looney, ChiefFinancial Officer, both of Goodrich Petroleum Corporation, +1-713-780-9494

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