University of Oklahoma (Bachelor of Arts, 1958. Bachelor of Laws, 1961). Phi Alpha Delta. Lecturer, Real Estate Law, OBA/- Continuing legal education, 1982.
Assistant Tulsa City Attorney, 1967-1969.
Member, Tulsa City-County Electrical Board, 1975-1976.
Working as a partner of Stone JESSUP, Professional Corporation Admitted to the bar, 1961, Oklahoma. Major clients of JAMES JESSUP: Tulsa Industrial Authority. City of Tulsa-Rogers County Portuguese Authority.
Tulsa’s Portuguese of Catoosa Facilities Authority.
Greater Sand Springs Trust Authority. The Kravis Company; Tulsa Public Facilities Authority.
Broken Arrow Economic Development Authority. Knox Camera Company, Olandis Incorporated.
Auto Connection Incorporated, References: The First National Bank and Trust Company of Tulsa.
Tulsa, Oklahoma. Walnut Valley State Bank, El Dorado.
Tulsa County and Oklahoma Bar Associations. National Association of Bond Lawyers.