- Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, J.D.
- The University of Texas at Austin, B.A.
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
- Board of Advisors, Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law (TJOGEL), The University of Texas School of Law
- State Bar of Texas; Oil, Gas and Energy Law Section
- Houston Bar Association; Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Section
- American Association of Professional Landmen
- Greater Houston Partnership; Oil & Gas Subcommittee
- The Best Lawyers in America guide, Natural Resources Law, Oil and Gas Law, 2014-2022
- Texas Super Lawyers magazine, 2012-2021
- "Recommended Attorney," The Legal 500 US, Industry Focus: Energy: Transactions: Oil and Gas, 2016-2018
- Who's Who in Energy, Houston Business Journal, 2014