Hall Estill Elects Freeman, Gilliland to Executive Committee
May 13, 2019
Hall Estill, Oklahoma’s leading law firm, with offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma City, Denver and Northwest Arkansas, has announced that Kyle D. Freeman and Kent A. Gilliland have been elected as new members of the firm’s Executive Committee.
“Kyle and Kent are talented and tenacious leaders in their law practice and in their communities,” said Mike Cooke, managing partner for Hall Estill. “They make excellent additions to the firm’s executive committee at a time of growth for the firm, and we are proud of all their achievements.”
Freeman joined the firm in 1998 and concentrates his practice in the Corporate/Commercial area where he has led negotiations for the drafting of: energy related agreements, primarily focused in the mid-stream business; multi-million dollar software licensing, development, services and hosting agreements; multi-million dollar asset and equity acquisitions; numerous commercial leases and related real property agreements. He graduated from the University of Tulsa College of Law with highest honors.
Gilliland has over 30 years of legal experience, joining Hall Estill in 2001. He practices primarily in the Banking and Commercial Finance arenas, with emphasis on Energy Lending involving a mix of debt and equity structures, Real Estate construction and permanent loans, Government Lending, and Dealer Floor Plan financing. He also represents clients in real estate acquisitions, sales, leasing and development matters. Gilliland has an individual attorney AV Preeminent rating through Martindale-Hubbell, has been selected as a Best Lawyer in Banking & Finance Law, and is an Oklahoma Super Lawyer in Banking. He graduated from Oklahoma City University School of Law with honors.