Texas Tech University

Owen L. Anderson Featured Speaker at Energy Law Lecture Series

Allen Ramsey

November 10, 2022

Anderson, a professor and distinguished oil and gas scholar at the University of Texas School of Law, will speak to students next week.

WHATTexas Tech University's School of Law hosts Owen L. Anderson as part of its Energy Law Lecture Series.

WHEN:  Noon Monday (Nov. 14) 

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

EVENT:  Professor Owen L. Anderson will present "Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage: Can It Save the Planet?” at the upcoming Texas Tech School of Law Energy Law Lecture Series. 

Owen L. Anderson
Owen L. Anderson

Anderson is a distinguished oil and gas scholar at the University of Texas School of Law; co-academic director of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Energy Center for Business, Law & Policy at the University of Texas; and is the Eugene Kuntz Chair in Oil, Gas, & Natural Resources Emeritus and George Lynn Cross Research Professor Emeritus at the University of Oklahoma College of Law. He is an honorary senior fellow at the University of Melbourne Faculty of Law; an honorary lecturer for the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee; and 2019 Fulbright Scholar at the University of São Paulo. He also served as the Jack F Maddox Professor at Texas Tech University from 1988-92. 

Anderson has authored or co-authored over 100 articles, several books, and treatises on water law and domestic and global petroleum law. 

He is editor in chief of the “Texas Title Standards”, a lifetime honorary trustee of the Foundation for Natural Resources and Energy Law, a trustee of the Energy and Mineral Law Foundation, a member of the academic advisory board of the Institute for Energy Law, and a member and former vice president of the Association of International Energy Negotiators (AIEN). He is the form and style editor of AIEN model contracts and a founding member of the Editorial Board of the Oxford University Journal of World Energy Law and Business. He is a faculty adviser to the Texas Journal of Oil and Gas Law and the Oil and Gas and the Natural Resources and Energy Journal. Anderson is a life commissioner for the Uniform Law Conference, a member of the American Law Institute, a member of the Texas, Oklahoma, and North Dakota bars, and a consultant and arbitrator on domestic and international oil and gas law. 

Those attending the live lecture or attending the lecture live via Zoom are eligible for one hour of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit. Contact Blake Groves at blake.groves@ttu.edu for details. 


CONTACT:  Ashley Langdon
Assistant Dean of Alumni Relations and Communications, School of Law, Texas Tech University