About Us

Advisory, Evaluation & Negotiation Services for Oil & Gas Royalty Owners.

At Caple Royalty Services, our passion is enabling families and communities throughout Texas and across the nation to make the most of significant financial windfalls, empowering them to receive True Market Prices for their mineral assets in negotiations with oil and gas royalty buyers and exploration companies.

 

It can be confusing for mineral owners when negotiating with sophisticated buyers who have all the critical information that you don’t have access to.

 

Caple Royalty Services levels the playing field, acting as your advocate with true concern and proven care. We will negotiate with oil and gas companies on your behalf, providing the high level of petroleum industry experience and expertise that cannot be obtained from your bankers, lawyers and CPAs.

 

Founder Lee Caple is a former board member of the Texas Chapter of the National Association of Royalty Owners (NARO), and a Certified Mineral Manager, who proudly puts over three decades of expertise in the management of corporate and personal oil and gas interests to work for his clients. His experience includes mineral leasing in shale plays, extensive lease acquisitions, land management, exploration, large production sales, as well as non-profit service in areas of stewardship and life purpose for high net-worth individuals. The company’s primary contract petroleum engineer also brings a wealth of experience in reservoir engineering, gas processing, and production operations.

 

Caple Royalty Service’s mission is to give you the peace of mind that comes from making the best transaction possible, helping to ensure that you receive True Market Prices as a result of our Trusted Advice and Essential Evaluations. Your satisfaction is guaranteed.

Meet the Caple Royalty Team

Lee Caple - Caple Royalty Services

Lee Caple

Founder

Lee Caple is a National Association of Royalty Owners (NARO) Certified Mineral Manager, who proudly puts over three decades of expertise in the management of corporate and personal oil and gas interests to work for his clients. His experience includes mineral leasing in shale plays, extensive lease acquisitions, land management, exploration, large production sales, as well as non-profit service in areas of stewardship and life purpose for high net-worth individuals. The company’s primary contract petroleum engineer also brings a wealth of experience in reservoir engineering, gas processing, and production operations.

Tad May - Caple Royalty Services

Tad May

Partner

Tad is an independent producer in the oil and gas industry. After graduating from Vanderbilt University in 1980, Tad moved back to his hometown of Shreveport, LA where, he began his career as a Landman for Arkla Exploration, Inc. He partnered with independent geologists to generate drilling deals in the ArkLaTex, and then went to work for Brammer Engineering,Inc., an outsourcing operating company, where he became a co-owner for ten years. He has continued to work with independent geologists and small companies buying producing properties and generating drilling prospects in the Upper & Lower Gulf Coast regions. Tad resides with his wife, Beth in Dallas, and is active with East West Ministries as a Board member and short term mission trip leader.

Danny Brosseau - Caple Royalty Services

Danny Brosseau

Director of Business Development

Danny engages his natural enjoyment of people, reputation for integrity, and his unique ability to find strategic solutions to expand and enhance the services of Caple Royalty. As Director of Business Development, Danny strives to create long-term value for our organization through client development, mass and private mineral marketing, and identifying strategic industry relationships. A day after graduating Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech, Danny started his job as a Broker for a NYSE Fortune 500 Company. After a long established career in sales, Danny joined CRS. He is a true believer that a deal isn’t successful unless both parties walk away happy.

Richard W. Henson - Caple Royalty Services

Richard W. Henson

Business Development

Richard specializes in the acquisition and divestiture of oil and gas properties along with expertise in all documentation associated thereto. He has over 20 years of collective entrepreneurial and corporate experience implementing and managing a variety of transactions. Since 1997, Richard has founded and served as president of two companies and as Head of Land for Business Development of a top exploration company. He is an experienced Oil & Gas Landman and is a member of and has served on the following: AAPL- American Association of Professional Landmen, (RPL- Certification); DAPL- Dallas Association of Petroleum Landmen; Board of Trustees and Officer- Heritage Christian Academy; Board of Directors and President- Henson Land Services, Inc.; Board of Directors and President- Lake Pointe Marine, Inc; and Sunday School Teacher at his church.