Kacy Kovar Dusek
Staff Attorney

Kacy Kovar-Dusek focuses her practice on energy law and 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.

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
Organizational Involvement
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Young Professionals in Energy
Education
  • J.D., St. Mary's University School of Law (2008)
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Criminal Justice, St. Edward's University (2004)
Bar Admission
  • Texas (2009)