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About Me

My office is located on Woodway near the Voss intersection. 

My law practice is focused on the practice areas of oil & gas, real estate, probate, estate planning, and business formation.  I am available by phone or email.

I am Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Oil, Gas, and Mineral Law. 

My office hours are 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (M-F).  Please contact me or my office for all appointments.


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Practice Areas


  1. Oil & Gas: 50%
  2. Real Estate: 30%
  3. Probate: 10%
  4. Estate Planning: 10%



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

24 total 

  • David M. Pyke

    Kevin exhibits that he fully understand and well analyzes the issues in probate matters. I would trust him to handle any probate engagement.


    David Pyke Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James P. Frederick

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Koel and I practice in some of the same areas of the law. So I have had the privilege of reviewing a great many of his responses to questions. I find that his answers reflect a keen understanding of the law and invariably provide helpful and practical advice. I am happy to endorse Mr. Koel and his services. James Frederick


    James Frederick Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Jones Gill, LLP

6363 Woodway
Ste. 1100
Houston, TX, 77057


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200709/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Board Certified - Oil, Gas and Mineral LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization2014
Pro Bono CollegeState Bar of Texas2010
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyJones Gill, LLP2013 - Present
OwnerKoel Law Firm PLLC2013 - 2013
Associate AttorneyDoré Law Group, P.C.2007 - 2013
Petroleum LandmanOGM Land Company2006 - 2007
Student AttorneyThe Legal Aid Society2004 - 2005
Student AttorneyColorado State Public Defender2004 - 2004
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Katy Bar Association1st Vice President2015 - Present
Houston Association of REALTORSAffiliate Member2015 - Present
Katy Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
West Houston Association of Professional LandmenMember2013 - Present
Houston Association of Professional LandmenMember2013 - Present
State Bar of TexasCertified Attorney Ad Litem2013 - 2015
College of the State Bar of TexasMember2013 - Present
Katy Bar Association2nd Vice President2013 - 2015
Katy Area Chamber of CommerceMember2013 - 2014
State Bar of Texas, Real Estate, Probate and Trust SectionMember2013 - Present
State Bar of Texas, General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm SectionMember2013 - Present
Department of Veterans' AffairsAccredited Claims Attorney2012 - 2014
Fort Bend County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Oil, Gas and Energy Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationMember2008 - 2011
Colorado Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re Reichmann Petroleum Corp., DebtorLiens upheld as valid by Bankruptcy Court, on appeal by the District Court, and on appeal by the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
Contested Probate TrialJury verdict finding client was not in default for presenting will to probate beyond 4 year time limit. Will was successfully admitted to probate.
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Law SchoolDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A2005
University of Colorado - BoulderPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Red Rocks Community CollegePhysicsN/A1998
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Loan Officers RetreatOil & Gas Fundamentals2015
Estate PlanningEstate Planning2015
South Texas College of Law, Oil & Gas ClassVoluntary Pooling2014
Loan Officer Training1031 Exchanges2014
Estate PlanningEstate Planning2014
Brazos Valley Schools Credit Union Training Day 2012Financial Planning: Wills, Trusts, Probate, and other Estate Planning Issues2012
September Super DaysRed Flags, Gray Areas: Are Youn Compliant with New ID Theft Prevention Laws?2009
2008 Super DaysRed Flags, Gray Areas: Are You Compliant with New ID Theft Prevention Laws?2008