(405) 232-3722

Mitch joined Elias, Books, Brown & Nelson in 2019. His practice focuses on a wide range of business litigation and transactional work, including issues relating to oil and gas, ad valorem taxation, real property, bankruptcy, and contract law.

Mitch graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 2019. While attending law school, he was on the Dean’s Honor Roll and received multiple scholarships. Mitch was a recipient of the Oil and Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Certificate. He also was a member of the Luther Bohannon American Inn of Court and the President of the Oil and Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Society.

Mitch is from Edmond, Oklahoma. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2016 with a B.B.A. in Energy Management. While attending OU for his undergraduate degree, he was an active member of his fraternity and held numerous leadership positions with the Energy Management Student Association, JCPenney Leadership Program, and Soonerthon. Additionally, he was a member of the President’s Leadership Class. Mitch was named on the Dean’s Honor Rolls and was a recipient of multiple scholarships during his undergraduate degree at OU.


2019 – Juris Doctor, University of Oklahoma College of Law
Oil and Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Certificate
Dean’s Honor Roll
Bill Powell Guest Scholarship
Oklahoma Bar Association Environmental Law Section Scholarship
Mahaffey & Gore Scholarship
Oil and Gas Natural Resources and Energy Society – President
Luther Bohannon American Inn of Court – Member
Legal Extern to the Honorable Justice Yvonne Kauger of the Oklahoma Supreme Court

2016 – Bachelors of Business Administration in Energy Management, University of Oklahoma
Dean’s Honor Roll
President’s Leadership Class
Energy Management Student Association – Treasurer
Beta Theta Pi Fraternity – Secretary and Scholarship Chair
JCPenney Leadership Program Associate
Devon Energy Corporation Scholarship
Marathon Oil Company Scholarship
SM Energy Scholarship
Zenergy Scholarship
Oklahoma Energy Resources Board Scholarship
Dallas Association of Petroleum Landmen Scholarship
Tulsa Association of Professional Landmen Scholarship
Permian Basin Landmen’s Association Scholarship

2019 – Oklahoma
2019 – United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

Oklahoma Bar Association, Energy & Natural Resources Law Section
American Bar Association
Oklahoma Mineral Lawyers Society
Oklahoma City Midtown Rotary
NextGen Under 30 Award Honoree