Our team’s long history of valuing and developing assets helps us better identify risk, find value, and improve our decision making. We lean on our differentiated experience and expertise – engineering, operations, geology, land, environmental science, private equity, and A&D – to responsibly source and unlock value from entry to exit.

We are proud to have developed deep industry relationships that reflect the character of our team.


Brian Carl

Vice President, Land and Legal

Prior to joining TRP, Brian represented a wide range of E&P companies at Steven S. Toeppich & Associates, PLLC, focusing on matters relating to title examination, acquisitions, divestitures, and private equity investments in the energy sector. He authored dozens of original, division order, supplemental, and acquisition title opinions across multiple plays, and regularly worked with clients in the successful implementation of drilling programs.

Formerly, Brian served as a Senior Legislative Assistant to Congressman Louie Gohmert, primarily handling issues related to Energy, Transportation, and the Congressman’s responsibilities related to the House Committee on Resources, Subcommittee on Energy and Minerals, and Subcommittee on Water and Power.

Brian received his B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin and his J.D. from South Texas College of Law. He is licensed to practice law in Texas, New Mexico and Pennsylvania.