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Kacy Kovar Dusek

Staff Attorney
Assistant
Sherry Colburn
D: 713.730.5104
scolburn@grayreed.com
Education
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Criminal Justice, St. Edward's University, 2004
  • J.D., St. Mary's University School of Law, 2008
Bar Admission
  • Texas, 2009
Practice

Kacy Kovar-Dusek is a staff attorney at Gray Reed and focuses her practice on energy law. She has extensive experience with title opinions; drafting various legal documents including distribution deeds and memoranda regarding title issues; and analyzing oil and gas leases, contracts and assignments of oil and gas leases.

Kacy earned her B.A. from St. Edward's University and her J.D. from St. Mary's University. 

Representative Experience

Draft Original Title Opinions from Sovereignty

  • Review Runsheets containing instruments pertaining to a specific tract of land
  • Determine title defects and draft requirements regarding how to clear the title and make it marketable 
  • Determine mineral ownership, including whether the client has purchased leases from the right mineral owner in the correct capacity
  • Draft Division of Interest report detailing mineral ownership, working interest, royalty interest, overriding royalty interests, and net revenue interest

Draft Division Order Title Opinions 

  • Review Prior Original Title Opinions, Curative Materials, and Supplemental Runsheets concerning several tracts of land creating one unit
  • Detect any new title defects created by the Curative Materials and Supplemental Runsheets
  • Create a Division of Interest report for Division Order and payment purposes
  • Consult clients on issues concerning Consent to Pool Agreements, Unleased Interests, and various other regulatory issues

Professional Activities, Memberships & Affiliations

  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Young Professionals in Energy