Drafting drilling and division order title opinions, ownership reports and performing due diligence.
Estate planning with wills and trusts to guidance through testate and intestate probate proceedings.
Acquisition, valuation, negotiation and leasing of surface, mineral, royalty and working interests.
Representing plaintiffs seeking monetary damages and civil relief in actions before the district court.
A full service law firm, Michael S. Vernon Attorney at Law, PLLC is primarily focused on the oil and natural gas industry with extensive knowledge and expertise in estate planning, probate, real property and civil litigation. From large exploration and production companies to small mineral owners, we advise clients in all aspects of energy management. Whether drafting complex title opinions for operators or verifying interests for individuals, with over fourteen years of experience exclusive to the industry, we can help. Additionally, we develop estate planning strategies to assist clients with probate, wills, trusts and asset administration. We also create and review real estate purchase and sale contracts, deeds, mortgages and lines of credit and are well-versed in civil litigation. Licensed in Oklahoma, Texas and Colorado with application to New Mexico pending.
With attorneys licensed in various state and federal jurisdictions, we can serve our clients effectively in today’s changing landscape.