Ian M. Nelson
Extension x 202
Location Denver
Specialty Energy & Natural Resources, Real Estate
Admission to Practice Colorado

Ian M. Nelson

Senior Attorney

inelson@kmd.law     (888) 855-1276 x 202

Ian M. Nelson is a Senior Attorney at Kearney, McWilliams & Davis, PLLC, where he leverages his background in real estate law within the energy sector to enhance his practice in Oil & Gas Law. His expertise encompasses critical functions across energy law & policy, title examination, drafting title opinions and lease agreements, mineral rights and land use, thorough due diligence, and land acquisition initiatives.

Prior to joining KMD, Ian held roles as Lead In-house Counsel and Senior Project Manager at a leading Denver-based land services and regulatory firm, where he led teams through a variety of projects across oil and gas, mineral, and renewable energy in CO, TX, NM, WY, and ND. Ian holds a Juris Doctor from Florida State University (FSU) and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Real Estate from Georgia State University (GSU). Ian fervently supports local art and music and enjoys writing, cooking, and traveling with his wife.

Ian is licensed to practice law in Colorado and is a member of the Denver office of Kearney, McWilliams & Davis, PLLC.

  • Florida State University, J.D.
  • Georgia State University, BBA
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