Kiefaber & Oliva LLP, a Houston-based oil and gas law firm, is seeking an oil and gas title attorney. Attorney candidates must be licensed to practice in Texas and have prior oil and gas title examination experience or land experience. The attorney will prepare oil and gas title opinions and will have the opportunity to grow with the firm.
Review real property title documents and oil and gas related agreements
Identify and analyze title issues within the chain of title
Calculate ownership of surface, mineral, royalty and working interest owners
Draft title opinions advising clients of ownership and title issues
Draft documents relating to oil and gas transactions and property conveyances and curative
Analyze issues relating to federal, state and Indian lands
Currently licensed attorney in good standing in the Texas
Familiarity with various title and oil and gas related documents
Familiarity with various mineral interests and their effect on title
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Applications must include resume and cover letter, which details prior oil and gas title or land experience, including oil and gas experience involving Texas projects and any other relevant projects in other jurisdictions.
Job Type: Contract