1998 to Present
Drafting of purchase & sale agreements for small oil and gas acquisitions.
Provided direct legal services to individual and corporate clients.
Consulted for counsel in environmental litigation for matters outside of South Carolina.
Drafted Regulation D Security offerings, filings and oversight of Offering for small oil and gas
Organized corporate start-ups, small mergers and acquisitions.
Drafting of simple/moderate Estate Planning and Probate work.
President / Owner
2009 to 2011
Received Federal Firearms License in 2009.
Obtained South Carolina approved handgun retailer sales permit in 2009.
Acquired and maintained all necessary security clearances from Federal and State authorities.
Chief Operating Officer
2008 to 2011
Licensed and bonded Texas oil and gas operating company.
Was responsible for overseeing field and well operations.
Chief Financial Office
2004 to 2011
Oversaw corporate structure, acquisitions and corporate finances.
Supervised outside legal counsel in all out of state matters.
Consulted with engineers on AFE's and workover costs and evaluations.
Paralegal, Criminal Appeals
1998 to 1998
Drafted legal briefs for state Appellate and Supreme Court Death penalty cases.
Worked directly with victim witness program.
1994 to 1997
Coordinated and prepared trials of Environmental Litigation.
Liaised between EPD and other state environmental related agencies.
1992 to 1994
Assistant to the Chief of Staff, Executive Bureau
Collected criminal data and analyzed for/produced annual reports.
Assisted appointee to Motor Vehicle Homicide Board of Appeals.
1992 to 1992
Executed surveys, compiled and analyzed criminal data.
J.D. in General Law
B.A. in Criminal Justice/Minor Political Science
Highly motivated and experienced attorney in corporate law and research, small oil
and gas company field and office operations. Skilled in analytical analysis and
writing in corporate, securities and environmental issues. With over 12 years of
independent legal practice, can bring added value to any team.
Member Richland County Bar Association. Versed in both Macintosh and PC.
Experienced in navigating Federal, State legislative and regulatory web sites and
legal research material.