• Oklahoma State University (Bachelor of Science in journalism, 1976)
  • University of Oklahoma College of Law (Juris Doctor, 1979)


  • State Bar of Oklahoma
  • United States District Courts for the Western, Northern and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Tenth Circuits


  • Litigation of business and personal law – oil and gas issues, contracts, real property including title and tort claims – as multi-district litigation and class action
  • Oil and gas transactions
  • Probate industry contested matters

Professional Organizations & Memberships 

  • Oklahoma County Bar Association: Board of Directors – member (2015-2017)
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

News, Articles & Publications

  • Chesapeake Operating, Inc. v. Burlington Resources Oil & Gas, 60 P.3d 1052 (Okla. Ct. App. 125, 2002)
  • Zephyr SWD LLC v. McClary Trucking Inc., 361 P.3d 555 (Okla. Ct. App. 2015)