Kiefaber & Oliva LLP

Oil & Gas Title Attorney (PA/WV)
Job type: Full-time

Kiefaber & Oliva LLP is seeking an oil and gas title attorney for its team in Appalachia. The ideal candidates is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and/or West Virginia and has 1 to 5 years of prior oil and gas title examination experience or land title experience. The attorney will prepare oil and gas title opinions, assist with oil and gas transactions, oil and gas disputes, and will have opportunities for professional growth.

Candidates must include a cover letter describing their oil and gas experience in Appalachia.

Responsibilities include:

  • 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

Qualifications:

  • Currently licensed attorney in good standing in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or the State of West Virginia
  • 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
  • Compensation commensurate with experience.

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To apply for this job email your details to zoliva@kolawllp.com