petroleum land broker resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Independent Petroleum Landman with dedication to detail and accuracy. Strong knowledge of all facets of petroleum land management and commercial real estate title due diligence. Communicative and team-oriented with an uncanny motivation to provide the highest quality product possible to the client. Proven history of fostering the strengths of a team in order to meet and exceed individual and management objectives.

  • Proven track record of understanding the client's needs and implementing a strategy to execute the project within a defined timeline and budget
  • History of effectively managing and motivating a team to produce a high quality, client-specific product
  • Ability to recognize potential curative issues, and suggest methods to cure various title defects while in the research phase
  • Well versed all aspects of Drilling Info./Enverus research
  • Intimate knowledge and understanding of the Texas Railroad Commission and essential regulatory documents
  • Experienced in the use and application of: Microsoft Excel, Enertia, SAP, and TotalRod
Petroleum Land Broker, 01/2011 - Current
Underground Construction Company Inc. Chico, ,
  • Researched and verified complex mineral, leasehold, and surface chains of title (court judgment records, pending cases, liens, loans, plats & surveys, easements, restrictions, real estate taxes, and tax assessor's records)
  • Performed due diligence and title research for large coal and wind transactions
  • Compiled detailed ownership reports, use and possession statements, lease summary statements, existing well reports, and adjacent offset provision reports in various formats to suit client’s preferences and objectives
  • Oversaw and managed the leasing, title-work, budgeting, deadlines, and billing of multiple landmen while working to execute transactions in multiple lease plays
  • Negotiated oil and gas leases, DPU's/ratifications, surface use agreements, and surface waivers
  • Performed detailed and complicated lease perpetuation/HBP title analysis, vertical and horizontal Pugh clause analysis, in addition to CDP and cessation of production analyses.
  • Prepared title clearance packets and memorandums to ensure that that all title was clear prior to the commencement of drilling in horizontal units
  • Extensive curative experience: analyzed title opinions, obtained and drafted necessary documents to cure drilling and production requirements, and rendered requirement-specific landman statements for the client
  • Developed excellent working relationships with engineers, geologists, and land personnel within the respective client’s organization
  • Participated in the due diligence and leasing of nearly 14,000 net mineral acres acres, which later the divested to a large publicly-traded producer
  • Areas of expertise: Texas (Permian Basin, North Texas, East Texas), Colorado, Florida, Ohio, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.
Project Coordinator, 07/2021 - 03/2022
Western Land Services, Inc. City, ,
  • Managed and reviewed title due diligence (patent to present) assignments, verified marketable title, and led title commitment generation for large title insurance companies
  • Oversaw and managed 10 independent contractors, 3 reviewers, and multiple vendors throughout a 350+ parcel project in Southeastern Colorado
  • Aggregated and formatted data (vesting deeds, exceptions, legal descriptions, and tax information) into multiple ALTA policy forms for underwriter review
  • Partnered with underwriters to understand their review process and instituted "best practices" for quality control
  • Participated in multiple emergency projects requiring fast and accurate title review and commitment generation to ensure a quick closing for the client
  • Integrated GIS mapping into the review and quality control process
  • Submitted bids and quotes for projects
  • Maximized value from a $1,000,000 project budget by leveraging common title chains, and strategically assigning parcels to specific contractors to create additional efficiencies, reducing the previously budgeted per parcel cost by 40%
Associate Landman, 05/2010 - 01/2011
Apache Corporation City, STATE,
  • Analyzed and maintained oil & gas leases, contracts and relevant title documentation in: multiple Counties along the Gulf Coast of Texas, Meade County, KS, Harper County OK, and Offshore Texas, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida
  • Tracked acreage for annual SEC reporting
  • Participated in Mariner Energy acquisition in regard to on/offshore lease and JOA analyses
  • Ensured compliance with terms and obligations (shut-in payments, releases and extensions) to current leases as well as future assets
  • Participated in departmental-wide shut-in review conducted in an effort to protect company assets
  • Corresponded with royalty owners, working interest partners and landowners in an effort to resolve record discrepancies
  • Performed Division Order tasks, such as: Expense/Revenue Deck Setup, generation of JIB’s, Suspense Review, Division Order Review, Transfer Orders, Title Opinion Analysis, and System integration with Expenditure/Revenue Accounting
Education and Training
BBA: Economics, Expected in 05/2010
Baylor University - Waco, TX
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School Attended

  • Baylor University

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  • Petroleum Land Broker
  • Project Coordinator
  • Associate Landman


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