Sean B. Murphy | Founding Partner (retired)
Oil & Gas
University of Oregon, School of Law (J.D. 1990, Oregon Law Review)
Utah State University (B.S., magna cum laude, 1987)
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Sean Murphy was a founding partner of Day Carter & Murphy and retired from the practice of law on March 31, 2019. The main focus of Sean’s practice was real property, mineral acquisition and leasing.
Sean had significant experience in the preparation of oil and gas, mineral, and geothermal title opinions, including financing, acquisition, drill site, division order, and supplemental title opinions on private, state, and federal lands. He also conducted real property and mineral title and environmental due diligence in connection with various major acquisitions of mineral fee and mineral leasehold estates, and major acquisitions of cogeneration plants.
Sean represented parties to federal oil, gas and geothermal leases, unit agreements, and operating agreements before the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service, and also represented mining clients before Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, and U.S. Department of Interior, Office of Hearings and Appeals.