Oil, Gas and Mineral Law
Donald & Estep, LLC provides a full range of title, regulatory, and transactional services, Including:
Examination of title and preparation of title opinions for oil and gas drilling, division orders, financing and acquisition of producing and non-producing mineral properties.
Negotiation and preparation of agreements traditionally used in the development, acquisition, sale and financing of energy properties including leases, farmouts, assignments, exploration agreements, operating agreements, seismic licenses, surface use agreements, prospect generation agreements, purchase and sale agreements, gas storage leases and related agreements, CO2 production, sales and transportation agreements, mortgages and deeds of trust, and financing statements.
Permitting, pooling, unitization, establishment of and amendments to special field rules and other matters requiring regulatory approval from the various state and federal agencies.
Transportation and Production
Permitting, rights of way and easements, condemnation and expropriation, processing and production handling agreements, gas storage, swaps, hedges and derivative contracts.
Real Estate Law
Our representation includes real estate sales and acquisitions, secured transactions, property development, commercial leasing, title insurance, and all other types of real property and related finance law, including:
Sales and Acquisitions
Negotiation, documentation, related financing and closing of commercial properties.
Documentation of secured transactions involving real property, including loan agreements and security agreements, and closing such secured transactions.
Representation of developers and lenders in the development of commercial and residential real property.
Negotiation and documentation of lease transactions and related documentation from the landlord and tenant’s perspectives.
Providing a full range of title insurance services, including the issuance of title commitments, policies and closing.
Representation of landowners in boundary disputes, land use disputes, quiet title actions, easement disputes and tax assessment suits.
Oil & Gas
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