Blake C. Jones
Associate
(281) 203-5730
Office: The Woodlands
Energy
Business
Employment
Litigation
J.D. Capital University
B.S.B.A. Ohio State University
Licensure: OH | TX
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Biography

Blake Jones focuses his practice in the areas of energy and mineral title law.  He has extensive experience in the review of leases, title opinions, curative documents, joint operating agreements, and other documents to determine mineral title ownership.  He is a former senior division order analyst for a major energy company.

Work Experience

2015 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2013-2014 Senior Division Order Analyst, IBM
2012-2013 The Kilburn Law Firm, PLLC
2010-2012 Maguire & Schneider, LLP

Speaking Engagements

Presenter/Instructor, Ohio Real Estate Continuing Education Course, "Professional Liability," 2011-2012

Key Experience

Determined mineral ownership and calculated working interests, net revenue interests, and overriding royalty interests for wells in the Eagle Ford and Bakken shale plays
Drafted original drilling title opinions, supplemental title opinions, and division order title opinions for numerous exploration and production companies developing the Utica shale in Ohio
Reviewed and negotiated oil and gas leases on behalf of Ohio mineral owners

Memberships & Awards

Professional
Ohio State Bar Association

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