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East Texas Title Companies:  Serving eighteen counties in East Texas, we offer title insurance and real estate transaction services to realtors, lenders and individuals.  Open title in any county by email, or by contacting one of our counties directly:  Brazos, Cherokee, Gregg, Harrison, Hunt, Kaufman, Lee, Leon, Madison, Marion, Panola, Rains, Rusk (physical plant available), Shelby, Smith, Upshur, Van Zandt, or Wood Counties.

Flowers Davis, PLLC
: Flowers Davis is devoted to providing the highest quality legal services to their clients in a prompt and efficient manner. Their professionals provide results-oriented representation that exceeds the expectations of their clients. Whether involving litigation or transactional matters, the attorneys of Flowers Davis have broad experience in the representation of local businesses to multinational corporations.

East Texas Tax and Land Services, LLC: Quick turnaround on tax certificates and title searches. Available to realtors, landmen and lenders.

Professional Organizations for Landmen:
American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL) – national landman association, sets ethics and educational standards for the industry 
East Texas Association of Petroleum Landmen 
Permian Basin Landmen's Association
Dallas Association of Petroleum Landmen 
Fort Worth Association of Professional Landmen 
Austin Professional Landmen’s Association 
Houston Association of Professional Landmen 
Texas Mineral Land Association - represents the surface mining land industry in Texas

Tools for Landmen:
Oil, Gas & Energy Resources Law FAQs - Celia Flowers sits on the Texas Title Examination Standards Board which formulates and amends title examination standards for oil, gas and energy resources.  This FAQ was published by the Board to answer questions related to adverse possession, mineral conveyances, mineral ownership, division orders, escheat, intestate succession and probate, joint ownership and oil, gas and mineral leases.  A must-have for any landman.
Texas Railroad Commission - research oil & gas production, drilling permits, well records, gas utility and pipeline information and other related queries. - job posting site for companies and landmen
Spokeo – people search engine that organizes vast quantities of white-pages listings, social information, and other people-related data from a large variety of public sources. Subscription required.
Ancestry – build family trees using historical data such as census, military records, and vital records.  Subscription required. - get current news and a forum about Haynesville Shale activity
EagleFordShaleNews - current articles about activities in the Eagle Ford Shale
HaynesvillePlay - current drilling and completion activity in the Haynesville play, plus maps and oil & gas news.