John R. Chadd
Of Counsel
(303) 389-4316
Office: Denver
J.D. Northwestern University School of Law
B.A. Middlebury College
Licensure: CO | MA | WY
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John Chadd focuses his practice in the areas of energy transactional and mineral title law. He advises companies, investors, and lenders on a broad spectrum of oil and gas and energy transactions including finance, acquisitions and divestitures, development and operational matters as well as general mergers and acquisitions and renewable energy projects.  He also represents companies and lenders in lending and finance transactions across a wide array of industries. 

Work Experience

2015 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2014-2015 Burleson LLP
2010-2013 Corporate Energy Law Group
2007-2010 Beatty & Wozniak, P.C.

Key Experience

Represented E&P companies and institutional investors in the acquisition, divestiture, leasing, farmout, exploration and development of oil and gas, minerals, and land positions valued in the hundreds of millions
Represented banks in secured credit facilities collateralized by producing oil and gas properties
Drafted and negotiated domestic exploration and development, and joint venture agreements relating to oil and gas development, minerals, and land positions