Areas of Expertise




Brian Taylor joined Elias Books as an Associate Attorney in 2023. His practice focuses primarily on oil and gas, energy, and tax law, with an emphasis on oil and gas title examination. He has assisted clients on drilling and division order title opinions, and due diligence projects throughout Oklahoma, Texas, and Ohio.

Brian earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Oklahoma in 2015. Then, during his time at Oklahoma City University School of Law, Brian received a CALI award for Sales & Leases and was elected President of the Sports Law organization. He received his Juris Doctor in the Spring of 2018 and was admitted to practice in the State of Oklahoma later that year.

Areas of Expertise


2018 – Juris Doctor, Oklahoma City University School of Law
• Cali Award Recipient – Sales and Leases
• President of the Sports Law Society
• Member of the Robert J. Turner American Inn of Court
• Member of the Energy Law Society

2015 – Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University of Oklahoma
• President’s Community Scholar
• President of the Pre-Law Society
• Founding Member of Volunteer Team

Professional Admissions

2018 – Oklahoma

Professional Affiliations

Mineral Lawyers Society of Oklahoma City
Oklahoma Bar Association
Oklahoma Bar Association - Energy and Natural Resources Law Section
Oklahoma City Association of Professional Landmen
Robert J. Turner American Inn of Court


Civic Involvement and Leadership

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma

Publications and Presentations

About Us

At Elias, Books, Brown & Nelson, our attorney roster is as diverse as the areas of law we practice. From recent JDs to seasoned partners, the EBB&N team has a history of success and expertise in the areas of Oil & Gas Law, Property Tax, Corporate Law, Commercial Law and Litigation.

A tradition of excellence.