Richard Milford is Senior Counsel in the firm’s Texas office. Richard’s practice focuses on oil, gas and mineral law, including the preparation of drilling and division order title opinions. He has extensive title-examination experience for lands in a variety of resource plays throughout Texas and he is experienced at advising both large and small E&P companies, as well as individuals, on complex title issues.
Richard also has experience in due diligence projects, the preparation of acquisition title opinions, and negotiating and drafting mineral conveyances and oil and gas leases. He has represented and advised clients in various issues, to include ownership disputes, lease termination claims and breach of contract claims.
Richard graduated in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts from Southern Methodist University and from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law in 2006 with a Doctorate of Jurisprudence. He is licensed to practice law in Texas and Colorado, he is a member of the Oil, Gas & Mineral Section and the Real Estate Section of the Texas State Bar and he is a member of the Natural Resources & Energy Law Section and the Real Estate Law Section of the Colorado Bar Association.