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Bracewell LLP

711 LOUISIANA STREET, STE 2300, HOUSTON, TX 77002, USA
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Work +1 713 223 2300
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Jeffrey Oldham

Tel:
Work +1.713.221.1225
Email:
Web:
www.bracewell.com/people/jeffrey-l-oldham
Bracewell LLP

Work Department

Appellate

Position

Jeff Oldham is an experienced appellate attorney who has presented oral argument in the U.S. Supreme Court, Texas Supreme Court, U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fifth and Federal Circuits (among other federal appellate courts), and state courts of appeals throughout Texas. Jeff has experience in a wide variety of subject‐matter areas, with a particular emphasis on energy, complex commercial litigation, and intellectual property. He is Board Certified in Texas in Civil Appellate Law, and is a frequent speaker and writer about appellate issues. Jeff also regularly works with trial counsel to formulate pre-trial and trial strategy, write dispositive motions, prepare jury charges, preserve error at trial, and handle post-trial proceedings.

Career

Before entering private practice, Jeff served as a law clerk to Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist of the United States Supreme Court and to Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He also served as Counsel to the Attorney General in the United States Department of Justice.

Education

J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Northwestern University School of Law, 2003; B.S.B.A., summa cum laude, with honors, University of Tulsa, 2000


United States: Dispute resolution

Appellate

Within: Appellate

Bracewell LLP’s team handles appeals in areas ranging from energy to contracting and tort in public procurement. Warren Harris and Yvonne Ho represented KBR at the Ninth Circuit challenge to the summary judgment in a case involving allegations of exposure to sodium dichromate at an Iraqi water treatment facility, filed by 170 national guardsmen. At the Fifth Circuit, Harris acted for respondents in Janvey v Libyan Investment Authority et al, concerning claims under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act. Weatherford International, Carlton Energy Group and BP Products North America are clients. Jeffrey Oldham is another name to note.

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