Real Property Title Research Services

  • Stand-up title examination of surface and subsurface ownership, leasehold and royalty status, focusing on oil and gas interests

  • Review of federal, state and private oil and gas leases, unit agreements, joint operating agreements, farmouts and similar agreements for status and terms

  • Due diligence for oil and gas asset purchase, sale and leasing transactions, and for real estate purchases that involve mineral rights issues

  • Preparation of title abstracts

 

Oil and Gas Title Opinions and Curative

  • Drilling and Division Order Title Opinions

  • Division of Interest Determinations

  • Opinions covering federal, state and subdivided lands

  • Curative documents and proceedings to establish marketable title interests

  • Mineral Estate Owner Reports for Colorado Surface Development Notification Act Compliance

 

 

Real Estate and Property Law

  • Purchases and sales of real property, contract review, negotiation and drafting

  • Due diligence, including review and interpretation of title documentation

  • Draft and negotiate surface use agreements, easements and leases

  • Real estate finance and mortgage issues