Legal Speaker Series: Prof. David Pierce, Washburn Law
Tuesday, November 13
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Student Union Rm. 209
Join visiting professor, David Pierce of Washburn School of Law, for a discussion on Oil & Gas Law. Prof. Pierce is a nationally recognized expert on Oil & Gas Law. He will discuss his legal practice from the rural setting to working for Shell Oil Company in Houston, TX. Professor Pierce will discuss land use issues, hydraulic fracturing, induced seismicity, and other contemporary issues lawyers encounter while representing farmers, landowners, and developers.
Prof. Pierce has had a unique career in the law working as a solo general practitioner in Neodesha, KS, a City Attorney in Cherryvale, KS, in-house counsel for Shell Oil Company in Houston, TX, of-counsel for Gable & Gotwals in Tulsa, and of-counsel for Shughart Thomson & Kilroy in Kansas City, MO. Prof. Pierce currently teaches Oil & Gas Law, Advanced Oil & Gas Law, Energy Regulation, and Drafting Contracts and Conveyances at Washburn School of Law.
This event is open to all students, but seating is limited.
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