Josh Abrams

Joshua S. Abrams joined Kiefaber & Oliva LLP in 2017. Mr. Abrams has authored title opinions, division order title opinions, negotiated and structured purchase and sale agreements, conducted due diligence and handled closings in large scale oil and gas transactions. His practice is focused on oil and gas including acquisitions and divestitures, mineral title issues, lease analysis and title curative.


  • Oil and Gas Royalty Issues – Including Non-Participating Royalty Interests and Deduction of Post-Production Expenses, presented at the Michael Late Benedum Chapter’s Luncheon – (2018)
  • Held by Production and Royalty Issues presented at AAPL Seminar in West Virginia – (March 2019)


Capital University Law School
  • J.D. - 2011
  • Order of the Curia Honors
  • Pro Bono Legal Honors
  • Extern for the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Ohio
DePauw University
  • B.S. - 2007
  • Major: Communications
  • Captain and Four-Year Member of the Golf Team

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 2011
  • Pennsylvania, 2019

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Michael Late Benedum Chapter of the AAPL