Team Members

Justin A. Beard

Justin A. Beard is an attorney with Oram & Houghton, PLLC, and focuses his practice on oil and gas title opinions and assisting in curing title...


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Ronald Boraks

Ron Boraks practices natural resources, real property, and business law with Oram & Houghton, PLLC. He has multi-state licensure, being first...


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Charlyne Budack-Stainer

Charlyne Budack-Stainer resides in Fargo, North Dakota. She is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead. Charlyne is a paralegal for Oram &...


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Whitaker Chisam

Whitaker started at the ground level of the oil and gas business. After graduating from the University of Texas in 2001 and South Texas College of...


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Kelly Fanning

Kelly Fanning earned her J.D. from the University of Arizona in 1994 and her M.L.I.S. from the University of Arizona in 2003. Before joining Oram &...


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Matthew Houghton

Matthew C. Houghton is a graduate of University of Tulsa College of Law. Matt is currently practicing natural resources law as a member of Oram &...


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Robert W. Jones

Bob Jones focuses his practice primarily on oil and gas title examinations. He has extensive experience writing opinions for projects in Oklahoma’s...


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Jobeth Hines-Lorraine

Jobeth Lorraine lives on the Texas Independence Trail in Austin County, Texas. She is a graduate of the Paralegal Program at the University of...


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Seth A. Loughmiller

Seth A. Loughmiller is a natural resource attorney. His practice mainly focuses on preparing comprehensive acquisition, drilling, and division order...


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Monica Marsh

Monica Marsh obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Paralegal at Moorhead State University and her Master’s degrees in Business Administration and...


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Jeffrey Mason

Jeff Mason is an energy and natural resources attorney. He represents clients in all phases of the acquisition, development, and operation of oil...


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Amelia Moen

​Amelia began her legal career in California in 2001, practicing for two large law firms in the areas of real estate, land use planning, water law...


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Aaron Norris

Aaron earned a B.S. in History at Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville and is a 2009 graduate of Saint Louis University School of Law where...


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Petra Olson

Petra is a native of Germany and resides in Moorhead, Minnesota. She is a paralegal for Oram & Houghton, PLLC, assisting primarily with proofreading...


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TJ Oram

TJ Oram grew up in Wyoming and currently lives in Montana. He has experience drafting and supervising the drafting of numerous drilling and division...


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Lyndie Parks

Lyndie Parks resides in Rockledge, Florida. She is a graduate from Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in...


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Lisa Perry

Lisa’s practice includes mineral title examination covering Federal, State and fee lands located in the Rocky Mountain region and in Texas. She has...


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PJ Petrides

PJ Petrides grew up in Florida and currently lives in Colorado. He has experience drafting numerous drilling and division order title opinions on...


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Gregory Sharry

Gregory Sharry graduated from Franklin and Marshall College in 2004, and obtained his J.D. from St. Thomas University School of Law in 2008. Prior...


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Rene Thomas

Rene is a detail-oriented and results-focused energy attorney who has practiced in the oil and gas and land services industries since 2011. She...


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Stephen Turkett

Stephen (Steve) Turkett concentrates his practice with Oram & Houghton in the area of oil and gas title examination. He has rendered hundreds of...


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Melissa Watson

Originally from Houston, Texas, Melissa now resides in Dallas with her husband, two daughters, and niece. Upon graduating South Texas College of Law...


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William White

William White resides in Fort Worth, Texas. He graduated from the University of North Texas with a B.B.A in Finance and a Minor in Economics, and...


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Brandon B. Yancey

Brandon B. Yancey resides in Fort Worth, Texas. He is a graduate of South Texas College of Law. Brandon is currently practicing natural resources...


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Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, Nebraska, Texas, Oklahoma, Ohio, Idaho, and Minnesota