Jake Sandlin is an Associate Attorney at Elias Books. His practice focuses primarily on oil and gas, energy, and real property law with an emphasis on title examination, including rendering drilling and division order title opinions. He has assisted clients with acquisitions and due diligence, and small claims matters.

Jake graduated from Oklahoma City University School of Law in 2012 where he was member of the William J. Holloway American Inn of Court. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice from the University of Central Oklahoma where he was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity.

Areas of Expertise


2012 - Juris Doctor, Oklahoma City University School of Law
• Dean's Honor Roll
• Dean's Summer Pro Bono Fellowship Award Recipient
• Certificate of Accomplishment in Legal Research Skills
• Ambassador for the American Law Program
• Member of the William J. Holloway American Inn of Court

2005 - Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, University of Central Oklahoma
• Merit Scholarship Recipient
• Liberal Arts Scholarship Recipient
• Dean's and Greek Honor Rolls
• Student Ambassador
• Member of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity

Professional Admissions

2013 - Oklahoma
2020 - U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

Professional Affiliations

Mineral Lawyers Society of Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City Association of Professional Landmen


405 Magazine Top Attorney in Energy – Oil and Gas (2022-present)

Civic Involvement and Leadership

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.