Garrett S. Melchiorre

Garrett S. Melchiorre

Midland, Texas
866-721-6665 (Toll Free)

Garrett concentrates his practice on examining oil and gas titles, rendering title opinions covering state, federal, and privately owned lands in Texas and New Mexico, and preparing documents for use in the oil and gas industry. Title opinions may be based on abstract examination or done by "stand-up" examination in the county clerk's office. Document preparation includes deeds, leases, joint operating agreements, purchase and sale agreements, easements, and many other hybrid documents a client may need.

Areas of Practice

  • Oil and Gas Title Examination
  • Oil and Gas Transactional Work

Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • New Mexico


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2010
  • Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York
    • M.S. - 2007
    • Major: Childhood Education
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 2005
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: Policy Studies

Honors and Awards

  • Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas 2013 Midland County Pro Bono Attorney of the Year

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of New Mexico
  • Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Midland County Bar Association, Secretary, 2016 - 2017
  • Permian Basin Landmen’s Association
  • American Association of Professional Landmen

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas, Volunteer/Advisory Board Member
  • Casa de Amigos, Board Member