Eric R. King2018-10-12T13:38:28+00:00

Eric R. KingEric R. King

Eric King has been a frequent lecturer on title examination, Corporation Commission issues, underground gas storage, the Oklahoma Surface Damage Act, right-of-ways and easements including condemnation, and other oil & gas topics at Continuing Legal Education courses conducted by the Oklahoma Bar Association, Oklahoma City University and the University of Oklahoma College of Law.

His current practice includes appearances before the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (Oil and Gas Conservation Division and Public Utilities Division), litigation involving most oil & gas issues as well as real estate issues, condemnation, pipeline spill remediation, surface damages and transactional work.

AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, King has been selected as an Oklahoma Super Lawyer in 2006-2012 for Oil & Gas Law; to the Best Lawyers in America in 2007-2016 for Oil & Gas Law, and to Marquis Who’s Who in American Law in 2006-2015.

Eric also teaches as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Law and Oklahoma City University College of Law.  He is a Past President of the Oklahoma City Mineral Lawyers Society, and currently serves on the Kuntz Committee on Natural Resources Law and Policy through the University of Oklahoma College of Law.  He serves on the U.S. Board of Directors for Predisan, a medical mission in Catacamas, Olancho, Honduras and Central America.

Eric’s recent experience includes:

  • Representation of parties before the Oklahoma Corporation Commission, including all types of oil & gas issues and gas storage issues
  • Representation of oil & gas companies in litigation, including oil & gas issues, surface damage issues, condemnation issues, and gas storage issues
  • Representation of parties to oil & gas lease transactions, title issues and environmental issues
  • Managing different institutions’ mineral interests and individual mineral interest owners, including leasing and Corporation Commission matters.

EDUCATION

J.D., University of Oklahoma College of Law, 1976

B.A., Oklahoma Christian College, 1970

AWARDS & HONORS

AV PREEMINENT
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Ratings

Best Lawyers
Lawyer of the Year
Energy Law – Oklahoma City 2015

Energy Law
Litigation-Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
Oil & Gas Law
2007-2019

Super Lawyers
Energy & Natural Resources
Administrative Law
Eminent Domain
2006-2012, 2018

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Oklahoma Bar Association
Oklahoma County Bar Association
Oklahoma City Mineral Lawyers Society