Roberta Reis

Roberta ("Bobbie") Reis is originally from Fargo, North Dakota, and relocated to Denver, Colorado, in 2002 to attend the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.  During her time at Sturm, Bobbie clerked for Judge Moss of the Adams County District Court, was a member of the Student Law Office Litigiation Clinic, and was an intern for the City Attorney's Office Child Welfare Unit and the Kempe Children's Center.  After graduating, Bobbie served as a law clerk for Arapahoe County District Court Judge Rice and Judge Russell. She then began practicing in the Family Law sector where she represented clients in all types of domestic relations matters, regularly taught free legal clinics for domestic violence victims through Project Safeguard and Women in Crisis, and obtained her Level 2 traning in Collaborative Law.  She represented clients in trials, mediation sessions, and settlement conferences.  

 

In 2011, Bobbie transitioned in to the Oil and Gas sector and began drafting Drilling and Division Order Title Opinions and assisting clients with title curative measures. In addition, due to her vast experience in the courtroom, Bobbie began representing oil and gas companies in front of the Weld County District Court in Determinations of Heirships probate proceedings to help clients cure title deficiencies.  She currently serves as a member of the subcommittee tasked with revising Colorado’s Determination of Heirship statutes.   Bobbie is dedicated to staying up to date on all industry related events, case findings and state regulations, and is devoted to providing high quality legal servies to her clients in a cost-effective and timely manner. 

 

In her spare time, Bobbie enjoys playing soccer, horse-back riding, and spending time with her family.

Bar Admissions

Colorado 

North Dakota 

 

Education

UNIVERSITY OF DENVER STURM COLLEGE OF LAW

Recipient of the Scholastic Excellence Award

Recipient of the Civil Litigation Clinical Practice Award

Member of the Student Law Office Civil Litigation Clinic

 

ST. CLOUD STATE UNIVERSITY, St. Cloud, Minnesota

Bachelor of Arts in English, Cum Laude

Member of the Women's Soccer Team, Captain in 1999

Recipient of the NCAA Academic Award

 

Publications

DECEDENT'S MINERAL INTERESTS, ADVANCED ESTATE ADMINISTRATION: COMPLEXITIES EXPLAINED

Colorado Bar Association CLE & CBA Trust & Estates Section

January 23, 2015

 

Professional Associations and Memberships

Colorado Bar Association - Natural Resources and Energy Law Section

North Dakota Bar Association

Denver Bar Association

Colorado Women's Bar Association

Denver Association of Oil and Gas Title Lawyers

Denver Association of Petroleum Landmen

Women In Energy