Texas Tech University

Brigham A. McCown Featured Speaker at Energy Law Lecture Series

Allen Ramsey

September 6, 2023

McCown, director of the Initiative on American Energy Security at Hudson Institute, will speak to students at Texas Tech University School of Law next week.

Brigham A. McCown
Brigham A. McCown

WHATTexas Tech University's School of Law hosts Brigham A. McCown as part of its Energy Law Lecture Series.

WHEN:  Noon Monday (Sept. 11)

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

EVENT:  Brigham McCown will present “Energy: The Promise, the Hype, the Reality” at the upcoming Texas Tech School of Law Energy Law Lecture Series.  

McCown is a senior fellow and director of the Initiative on American Energy Security at Hudson Institute.  

With more than 30 years of experience in corporate, non-profit, academic and federal government industries, McCown is an experienced leader. He has a reputation for developing top talent, creating innovative business strategies and achieving operational excellence.  

McCown is an expert in commerce, government, industry, law and policy and is considered a thought leader to Fortune 100 companies. He is a serial entrepreneur and philanthropist, a professor of law and policy at Miami University, a senior fellow at Hudson Institute and a lifetime fellow of the American Bar Association Foundation.  

He has held several senior positions during three presidential administrations, served on two presidential transition teams, and has been a partner at major law firms. He also practiced before the U.S. Supreme Court. Most recently, he was responsible for running one of the world's most complex energy-transportation infrastructure networks: the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System.  

McCown is a retired naval aviator and holds a law degree from Northern Kentucky University, an MBA from William & Mary and a bachelor's degree in diplomacy from Miami.  

Those attending the live lecture or viewing 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
(806) 834-7533