B.J.'s practice includes rendering oil and gas title opinions and obtaining oil and gas curative in Oklahoma and Texas. In his years of experience, B.J. has reviewed and drafted title opinions in several petroleum producing states. B.J. also has experience assisting clients with corporate operating agreements, purchase and sale agreements, and lease agreements. Prior to joining the firm, B.J. practiced oil and gas law and public finance law in Houston, Texas and worked as an in-house landman for a large independent oil and gas exploration and production company. While in law school he clerked for the Oklahoma Supreme Court and interned with the Oklahoma Corporation Commission.
In addition, B.J. is a member of the firm's cannabis law section. B.J. assists clients on a range of cannabis issues, including licensing, regulatory compliance, business structuring, acquisitions and divestitures, real estate issues, zoning, banking issues and compliance, and transactional agreements.
- B.A., University of Oklahoma, Political Science
- J.D., University of Oklahoma College of Law
- West Virginia
- Oklahoma Bar Association
- Real Property Law Section, Oklahoma Bar Association
- State Bar of Texas
- Oil, Gas & Energy Resources Section, State Bar of Texas
- West Virginia State Bar