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Oil, Gas and Mineral Rights Management Services

The Northern Trust Institute

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    Maximizing the benefits of your oil, gas and mineral rights assets

    Rely on our specialized knowledge to help you manage the complexities of your oil, gas and mineral rights assets. Whether you are evaluating development opportunities or divestitures, managing existing production, or planning to protect and transfer your mineral rights to future generations, our in-house team of experts can provide the insight you need to navigate this evolving industry.

    Headquartered in Texas, with a satellite office in Houston, we service more than 15,000 properties for more than 550 accounts, including Trusts and Estates, Limited Liability Companies (LLCs), Partnerships, Family Offices, individuals, universities and municipalities. Using decades of industry knowledge and experience, we evaluate risk and return for every asset, including potential environmental liabilities and tax implications. We can help you:

    • Negotiate leases
    • Evaluate sales opportunities, including liquidating a portion of mineral assets
    • Manage income streams
    • Review and monitor wells’ and reservoirs’ economic viability
    • Develop mineral exploration
    • Oversee exploration drilling and production


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    Leslie Tipping

    Leslie Tipping

    Practice Lead, Oil, Gas and Minerals Management
    Leslie Tipping is a Special Assets Regional Manager and Senior Vice President of Northern Trust.

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