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lawyer , energy company executive

Gary WIlliam Orloff, American lawyer, former energy company executive. Member American Bar Association, Texas Bar Association (chair Corporate Counsel section 1993-1994), Houston Bar Association (chair Corporate Counsel section 1992-1993), Houston Club, Brae-Burn Country Club.

Background

Orloff, Gary WIlliam was born on June 7, 1946 in Des Moines. Son of Bernard M. and Bernice (Silverman) Orloff.

Education

University of Texas (Bachelor of Business Administration, 1970). University of Houston (Juris Doctor, 1973). Order of the Barons. Editor, Houston Law Review.

Career

Attorney Houston Natural Gas Corporation, 1973-1975, assistant general counsel, 1975-1979, senior assistant general counsel, 1979-1981, vice president, assistant general counsel, 1981-1985, Enron Corporation, Houston, 1985-1987, senior vice president, general counsel, 1987-1991. Partner Bracewell & Patterson, Limited liability partnership, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • "The Assumption of Reorganization Expenses in B and C Reorganizations," 10 Hous. Law Review.1193 (1973). The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing: Revolving Charge Accounts and Usury," 10 Hous.

      Law Review 140 (1972). "Allen Charge," 9 Hous. Law Review 570 (1972).

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Texas Bar Association (chair Corporate Counsel section 1993-1994), Houston Bar Association (chair Corporate Counsel section 1992-1993), Houston Club, Brae-Burn Country Club.

Connections

Married Marsha Jo Forman, August 2, 1970. Children: Denise Lynn, Julie Shannon.

father:
Bernard M. Orloff

mother:
Bernice (Silverman) Orloff

spouse:
Marsha Jo Forman

child:
Denise Lynn Orloff

child:
Julie Shannon Orloff