Dartmouth College (Bachelor of Arts, 1959). University of Tulsa (Juris Doctor, 1965). New York University. Phi Delta Phi.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law, University of Tulsa College of Law, 1970 President, Tulsa Estate Planning Forum, 1971-1972.
Lieutenant, United States Naval Reserve, 1959-1965. Working as a partner of J. BARLOW Nelson. Admitted to the bar, 1965, Oklahoma. Major clients of J Nelson: Reference: F & M Bank & Trust Company.
Tulsa County, Oklahoma (Chairman, Probate and Trust Law Section, 1971) and American Bar Associations. [Lieutenant, United States Naval Reserve, 1959-1965].