School of Energy Economics, Policy and Commerce 918-631-3641
Curriculum Vitae [PDF]
J.D., Loyola University School of Law
M.S., University of Georgia
Master of International Business in Management, Pepperdine University
B.S., University of Georgia
Corporate decision analysis, legal and regulatory aspects of oil/gas well facilities abandonment and decommissioning in onshore and offshore production environments, maritime energy law, legal and financial transactions in international energy commerce
Energy Transactions, Regulations and Compliance
Maritime and Shipping Insurance
Oil and Gas Law
Perspectives on energy business
The following may be selected publications rather than a comprehensive list.
Pollett, Buford. "U.S. Offshore Regulatory Policies in Abandonment and Decommissioning." Oil, Gas & Energy Law (2018): n. pag. Print.
Journal Article Review
Pollett, Buford. "The Fiscal Provisions on Existing Legal Frameworks Governing the Oil Sector in the Republic of South Sudan." I reviewed a paper submitted for publication 2018: n. pag. Print.
Buford Boyd Pollett, The University of Tulsa, Well Abandonment and Decommissioning Challenges –Outline of the U.S. Federal Offshore Legal Framework, Offshore Technology Conference 2017 Proceedings, paper number OTC-27948-MS.
Pollett, Buford. "Managing Risk in the Offshore Industry in the New Millennium." Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) Proceedings. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2008. Print.
Pollett, Buford. "International Offshore Technology Transfers: Successful Innovation through Global Collaborations for Mutual Benefit." Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) Proceedings. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2007. Print.
Pollett, Buford. "In New Horizons and New Depths: Where Are the Ethical Boundaries and Potential Liabilities Facing the Offshore Energy Industry." Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) Proceedings. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2006. Print.
Pollett, Buford. "Survey of the Gulf of Mexico Indemnity and Insurance Legal Framework." (2003): 122. Print.
American Wind Energy Association
Tulsa Association of Professional Landmen
American Association of Professional Landmen
Offshore Technology Conference Program Committee
Maritime Law Association
US Federal Court, Southern District, Texas
Association of International Petroleum Negotiators
American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Tulsa Bar Association