Texas Tech University

James Wicklund Featured Speaker at Energy Law Lecture Series

Allen Ramsey

March 17, 2022

Wicklund will speak to students at the Texas Tech University School of Law as its Terry Lee Grantham Memorial Energy Law Lecture Series speaker.

James Wicklund
James Wicklund

WHAT:  Texas Tech University's School of Law hosts James Wicklund as its Terry Lee Grantham Memorial Energy Law Lecture Series speaker.

WHEN:  Noon Monday (March 21)

WHERE:  Lanier Auditorium, Texas Tech University School of Law, 3311 18th St. The lecture also will be presented virtually via Zoom.

EVENT:  James Wicklund will discuss “Oilfield Capital – Challenges, Issues and Impacts” as the featured speaker for the Terry Lee Grantham Memorial Energy Law Lecture Series.

Wicklund is a senior banker and the managing director in energy investment banking at Stephens Inc., a privately held, independent financial services firm. He spent 15 years in the oil and gas industry before joining the financial services industry as a research analyst covering the oilfield services sector.

Wicklund was the head of the energy research group at Rauscher Pierce (now Royal Bank of Canada) managing director and head of energy research at Banc of America Securities Inc., a portfolio manager at Carlson Capital and the senior oilfield services analyst at Credit Suisse.

He is a member and past symposium chair of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), on the boards of the National Offshore Industry Association (NOIA), the Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association (PESA) and the Maguire Institute Advisory Board at his alma mater Southern Methodist University (SMU). Wicklund also was a regular contributor to CNN and CNBC and has been recognized as a leader in his field by the Wall Street Journal, Institutional Investor and Greenwich Surveys.

Those attending the lecture are eligible for one hour of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit. Contact Blake Groves, program manager of special events, at blake.groves@ttu.edu for details.


CONTACT:  Bonnie Cordell
Associate director of alumni relations, Texas Tech University School of Law
(806) 834-2929