Duke University (Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 1978). University of Oklahoma (Juris Doctor, 1981). Hearing Officer, Oil and Gas Referee and Assistant Conservation Attorney, Oklahoma Corporation Commission, 1981-1983.
Member, Interstate Oil Compact Commission.
Working as a partner of HALL, ESTILL, HARDWICK, GABLE, GOLDEN & Nelson. Admitted to the bar, 1981, Oklahoma.
Oklahoma County, Tulsa County and Oklahoma Bar Associations. (Resident). State Energy and Public Utility Regulatory Law and Natural Resources Law.