Texas Tech Law School Hosting Alumnus for Energy Law Lecture Series

Shelby McCue worked for ExxonMobile affiliate Esso Highlands, LTD as a former land and compensation manager.

WHAT: Texas Tech University's School of Law will host Shelby McCue, former land and compensation manager for ExxonMobil affiliate Esso Highlands LTD, as part of its Energy Law Lecture Series.

WHEN: Noon–1 p.m. Monday (Feb. 23)

WHERE: Texas Tech School of Law's Lanier Auditorium, 1802 Hartford Ave., Lubbock

EVENT: Shelby McCue, a 1978 Texas Tech Law graduate and retired land and compensation manager for ExxonMobil affiliate Esso Highlands LTD, will present “Socioeconomics in Energy Exploration, Development and Production: A Long Way from Kansas.” He will discuss his work on the PNG project in Papua New Guinea from October 2009 through February 2012.

McCue recently retired after a 29-year career with ExxonMobil as a petroleum landman in the Permian Basin, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Rocky Mountains, Louisiana, South Texas and the Gulf of Mexico. He also worked as an international petroleum negotiator and closed multimillion dollar transactions in Australia, the North Sea and France.

The lecture is open to the public. Those unable to attend can view a live webcast. One hour of Texas CLE credit can be earned by contacting Corey Clem by email at corey.clem@ttu.edu.

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CONTACT:Kari Abitbol, director of communications, School of Law, (806) 834-8591, or kari.abitbol@ttu.edu.