Travis L. Irwin


Travis Irwin is a problem-solver. With a natural ability to quickly analyze and evaluate a substantial amount of data, Travis is well suited for his energy practice. Travis advises energy companies when they are preparing to drill, as well as when they are buying and selling assets. Travis works with his clients to analyze and verify data which allows them to make sound business decisions at the most critical stages of the mineral development process. Travis has experience with large due diligence projects involving oil and gas assets, division order title opinions, curative title actions, limited title summaries, and full title opinions. Travis is passionate about his work and prides himself on his responsiveness, efficiency, and oral advocacy.

Representative Experience

  • Prepared complex division order title opinions in various shale plays
  • Drafted oil and gas drilling title opinions and engaged in curative work for energy exploration companies
  • Assisted clients by performing due diligence prior to acquisitions and mergers
  • Performed title examinations in Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia

Licensed In

  • Pennsylvania


  • J.D. University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • B.S.B.A. The Pennsylvania State University


  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Crawford County Bar Association
  • Washington County Bar Association

Speaking Engagements

  • “Ethical Standards at GABALTA and Artificial Intelligence,” Greater Appalachian Basin of Lease & Title Analysts, Southpointe, PA June 2024
  • “Ethical Considerations at NALTA,” Northern Appalachian Landman’s Association, Pittsburgh, PA September 2023

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