Oil, Gas & Mineral Law

Oil, Gas & Mineral Law

Kuiper Wheat provides quality representation to our clients in the area of Oil, Gas & Mineral Law.

Our attorneys were formerly Landmen who fully understand the needs of clients and have provided effective and quality representation to both operators and landowners. We are licensed in Texas, North Dakota, Colorado and New Mexico.

Kuiper Wheat has provided expert advice and skillful representation to clients in a wide range of matters including title examination, acquisitions and divestitures and all aspects of onshore operations. This combination of effective legal representation with knowledge that can only be earned through careers as Landmen, our attorneys are uniquely suited to deliver results for our oil & gas industry clients.

Our Oil, Gas & Mineral Law service offering includes:

Title Examination

  • Division order title opinions
  • Drillsite title opinions
  • Leasehold acquisition title opinions
  • Limited title letter opinions
  • Memoranda covering litigious title matters
  • Opinions covering onshore and offshore state and federal lands
  • Rendering stand-up title opinions in several states
  • Supplemental title opinions

Due Diligence

  • Leasehold and acquisition title opinions
  • Oil and gas property acquisition and divestiture
  • Surface ownership letter opinions

Acquisitions and Divestitures

  • Deal sizes ranging from $100k to $100 Million +

Onshore Operations

  • Easements and rights-of-way
  • Farmout agreements
  • Joint operating agreements
  • Master service agreements
  • Mineral receivership
  • Oil, gas and mineral leases
  • Pooling and unitization agreements
  • Purchase and sale agreements
  • Ratification agreements
  • Regulatory
  • Salt water disposal agreements
  • Surface use and surface damage agreements