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Chloe Saal | (130) 646-7503 | Milwaukee, WI


I am a certified landman with over 1 year of experience working in the oil and gas industry. I have worked on projects ranging from small, private leases to large-scale public offerings. My skills include title research, due diligence, contract negotiation, and project management. I am an excellent communicator and have a proven track record of successfully completing projects on time and within budget.


Senior Landman at American Land Services, WIJun 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and executed 100+ leases for surface use on behalf of oil & gas operator.
  • Performed title research and curative work on 500+ tracts of land in preparation for leasing.
  • Drafted, reviewed, and negotiated 50+ contracts related to the exploration and development of oil & gas properties.
  • Coordinated with multi-disciplinary teams of geologists, engineers, environmental consultants, etc. to secure permits for drilling operations on 200+ occasions.
  • Managed due diligence process associated with the acquisition of $100MM worth of producing oil & gas assets.

Landman II at , WIAug 2021 - May 2022

  • Negotiated and executed 30 leases for oil and gas development with landowners.
  • Managed surface rights for a large-scale drilling project in North Dakota, ensuring compliance with all regulations.
  • Worked closely with legal team to resolve title issues on properties in Oklahoma.
  • Drafted easements and other necessary documents for mineral rights acquisition.
  • Researched land ownership records to determine potential leasehold interests.


High School Diploma at Waukesha North High SchoolSep 2017 - May 2021

I've learned to be organized, to set goals and work towards them, to be self-motivated, and to be persistent.


  • Negotiating
  • Contract Law
  • Land Rights
  • Researching Property Lines
  • Reading and Interpreting Legal Documents
  • Persuasion
  • Mapping

Madyn Viano | (469) 813-4470 | 12 Central Street, Burlington, VT


I have over 1 year of experience as a landman. I have worked in the oil and gas industry for over 10 years. I am knowledgeable in all aspects of the oil and gas industry, including title research, lease negotiation, right-of-way acquisition, and mineral owner contact. I am a motivated self-starter who is able to work independently with little supervision. I am also an excellent communicator, both written and verbal


Senior Landman at Hulbert & Associates, Inc., VTMay 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and executed over 100 oil and gas leases with landowners in the Appalachian Basin.
  • Completed title searches on more than 10,000 properties in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio.
  • Conducted due diligence on potential acquisitions totaling $500 million for a major independent E&P company.
  • Reviewed and analyzed abstracts of title for 200+ mineral rights parcels in the Permian Basin.
  • Generated maps of leasehold positions for 500+ square miles in the Bakken Shale play.

Landman II at Land and Mineral Consultants, Inc., VTJul 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Negotiated and executed 50+ lease agreements for landowner clients.
  • Conducted title examinations on 100+ properties to determine ownership interests.
  • Performed due diligence on 200+ potential leasing opportunities.
  • Acquired rights to develop 300 acres of land for a major oil company client.
  • Managed the sale of 400 acres of property for a private individual.


High School Diploma at Champlain Valley Union High School, Hinesburg, VTSep 2017 - May 2021

Some skills I've learned are time management, organization, and how to study effectively.


  • Negotiation
  • Persuasion
  • Contract Law
  • Land Use Planning and Zoning
  • Real Estate Development Processes
  • Title Examination
  • Lease Acquisition

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