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Frances Folin

Frances Folin

Associate| Denver


Frances Folin focuses her practice in natural resources and has assisted clients in all phases of acquisition, development and operation of properties in the oil and gas resources industry. Her oil and gas title examination practice focuses on the preparation of comprehensive acquisition, drilling and division order title opinions for fee, state, federal and Indian lands throughout the Rocky Mountain region. Fran also assists clients in real estate matters, financing and land use and development.

  • University of Denver, Sturm College of Law (J.D., 2010)
  • University of Connecticut (M.A., History and American Studies, 2007)
  • University of Connecticut (B.A., Political Science and History, 2005)
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Texas Bar Association
  • North Dakota Bar Association
  • Denver Business Journal, Top Women in Energy (2018)
  • Rocky Mountain Children's Law Center, Domestic Violence Program, Volunteer guardian ad litem
  • Junior League of Denver, Evaluations Committee, Chair
  • Kutak Rock LLP, Associate (2015-2016)
  • Burleson, LLP, Senior Associate (2012-2015)
  • Occidental Petroleum, Landman, Division Orders; Lease Analyst (2011)
  • Colorado District Court, Second Judicial District, Judicial Intern to Judge William Robbins (2010)
  • Colorado
  • North Dakota
  • Texas
  • Supreme Court of Colorado
  • Supreme Court of North Dakota
  • Supreme Court of Texas