Lee Hayden, a licensed Attorney in Mississippi, manages land acquisitions and right of entry components of our clients programs and projects. During the seventeen years since Lee Hayden began working with Covington he has been in charge of securing right-of-entry permits, title research, negotiations with landowners, damage settlements, acquisitions of land, and preparing various instruments such as Oil, Gas and Mineral Leases, Right-of-Ways Deeds, Surface Use Agreements for various purposes, Seismic Permits, and title curative.
He earned a BBA (accounting) from Loyola University in New Orleans, Louisiana, in 1976 and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 1981. Lee Hayden is a licensed Attorney in Mississippi, Member of the Mississippi and Hancock County Bar Associations. Mississippi Bar Number 2128. He is a Registered Professional Landman with the American Association of Professional Landmen and a member of the American Association of Professional Landmen, Mississippi Association of Professional Landmen and Petroleum Landmen Association of New Orleans. Lee Hayden is a highly valued asset on the Covington Team. He is a resident of the state of Mississippi.