2013 Hartrick Symposium: Career Paths for Young Attorneys in the Energy Sector

Friday, March 01, 2013, 06:00 PM to Saturday 02, 05:00 PM

A two-day conference promoting legal careers in oil and gas for young attorneys

Friday, March 1, 2013

The kick-off for the conference will be an evening reception at the Gilcrease Museum Vista Room at 6:00 PM, dedicating the inaugural
Award for Distinguished Service in Energy Law to The Honorable Joseph W. Morris.

Joseph W. Morris
GableGotwals, Tulsa
and formerly, inter alia: Dean, The University of Tulsa College of Law
Chair of the Institute for Energy Law
Vice President & General Counsel, Shell Oil Company
United States District Judge

(Please Note: The reception has been moved from the Zarrow Art Center to Gilcrease Museum Vista Room.)


Saturday, March 2, 2013

The conference continues at 8:00 AM Saturday at The University of Tulsa, Allen Chapman Activity Center, with a valuable day of sessions featuring distinguished industry professionals discussing potential careers for law students and young attorneys in the new, dynamic energy sector.

In addition, a networking luncheon will be held at the ACAC.

Featured Guests:

Oil & Gas Attorney

Curtis R. Frasier
Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Upstream Americas;
Head of Legal USA, Shell Oil Company, Houston, TX

Land Professional
Bob Costello
Senior Division Counsel, Chesapeake Energy Corporation, Oklahoma City, OK

International Petroleum: Transactions & Negotiation
Steven P. Otillar
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP, Houston, TX

Energy Law
Wendy F. Daboval
Senior Vice Chair, Institute for Energy Law;
Vice President & General Counsel, Land, Chevron North America Exploration & Production Co., Houston, TX

Regulatory Attorney
Professor Gary Allison
Director, Sustainable Energy & Resources Law Program, University of Tulsa College of Law, Tulsa, OK

For a complete list of guests and a downloadable brochure, visit:

(Registration is now closed for this event.)

Presented by The University of Tulsa College of Law and
Institute for Energy Law and its Young Energy Professionals Committee

Kristine Bridges