Document and Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2014
Feb. 24, 2015
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name LILIS ENERGY, INC.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001437557  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2014  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2014  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   28,918,475