Chris LeCates counsels natural resources clients on complex title and transactional matters. Chris assists clients with drilling, division order, financing, and acquisition title opinions and has experience with title examination of private, Federal, State, and Indian lands.
Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Chris practiced in Bismarck, ND, focusing on oil and gas litigation, title opinions, foreclosures, commercial law, and general commercial litigation.
Experience : Chris assists clients in all phases of oil and gas exploration:
Drafting title opinions
Closing acquisitions and divestitures
Financing and restructuring assets
Advising on complex issues
University of North Dakota School of Law, J.D., 2013