Our Attorneys

Sealy H. Cavin, Jr.

Practice Areas:

  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Oil and Gas Title Work
  • Oil and Gas Transactions
  • Probate

Admitted to Practice:

  • Colorado
  • New Mexico
  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico

Education:

  • L.L.M., Taxation, Georgetown University Law Center, 1984
  • J.D., magna cum laude, Texas Tech University School of Law, 1980
    – Order of the Coif
    – Assoc. Editor, Texas Tech University Law Review
  • B.S., New Mexico State University, 1977

Recognition and Certifications:

  • AV® Preeminent™ Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating
  • New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization Recognized Specialist in Natural Resources – Oil and Gas Law
  • Southwest Super Lawyer, 2008-13
  • Special Assistant Attorney General, 2001-2007

Stephen D. Ingram

Practice Areas:

  • Business Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Contracts
  • Debtor-Creditor
  • Foreclosures
  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Probate

Admitted to Practice:

  • New Mexico
  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico, Northern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit and 10th Circuit

Education:

  • J.D., Baylor University School of Law, 1986
    – Order of Barristers
    – Harvey M. Richey Moot Court Society
  • B.A., Southwestern University, 1983

Reported Cases:

  • FDIC v. Lockhaven Estates, LLC, 918 F. Supp.2d 1209 (D.N.M. 2012)
  • Chevron U.S.A., Inc. v. State Department of Taxation and Revenue, 139 N.M. 498,134 P.3d 785 (Ct. App. 2006), cert. denied, 139 N.M. 567, 136 P.3d 568 (2006)
  • F.N. Fausing Trading ApS v. Estate of Barbouti, 851 S.W.2d 314 (Tex. App. – Houston [14th Dist.] 1992, writ denied)
  • Elder v. Bro, 809 S.W.2d 799 (Tex. App. – Houston [14th Dist.] 1991, writ denied)
  • In Re Arbitration Between U.S. Turnkey Exploration, Inc. and PSI, Inc., 577 So.2d 1131 (La. App. 1st Cir. 1991) writ denied, 580 So. 2d 676 (1991)

Recognition and Certifications:

  • AV® Preeminent™ Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating
  • New Mexico Board of Legal Specialization Certified Specialist in Natural Resources Law (Oil and Gas)
  • Southwest Super Lawyer, 2014
  • Special Assistant Attorney General, 2001-2007

Scott S. Morgan

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