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Pamela “Pam” S. Anderson


Pam Anderson has been a practicing litigator for more than 25 years and has received an individual AV Preeminent rating through Martindale-Hubbell. Further, she has garnered many significant results for clients, including:

  • Part of plaintiff team in breach of contract/merger case responsible for winning $1 billion verdict.
  • Part of defense team responsible for Oklahoma Court of Appeals Opinion, in a case of first impression, holding that owners of statutory 1/8th royalty interest under a force pooling order were required to bear their share of post-production costs.


  • University of Tulsa College of Law (J.D., with honors, 1985)
  • University of Tulsa (B.A. in Psychology, magna cum laude, 1982)


  • Oklahoma (1986)
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern, Eastern and Western Districts of Oklahoma
  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado
  • Oklahoma Supreme Court
  • 2002 - Present Hall Estill
  • 1985 - 2001 Gable & Gotwals
  • Recognized as a Best Lawyer in America in Oil & Gas Law
  • Recognized as a Super Lawyer in Oklahoma in Energy & Natural Resources
  • Named Best Lawyers' 2021 Tulsa Oil and Gas Law "Lawyer of the Year"
  • Former Member, Tulsa School of Arts & Sciences Board of Trustees
  • Former Advisory Board Member, Louder Than A Bomb - Oklahoma
  • Former Vice-President, Board of Directors, Openarms Youth Project
  • Board Member, American Red Cross, Tulsa Chapter, 2008-2009
  • Director, University of Tulsa College of Law Alumni Association, 2007-2008
  • Tulsa Volunteer Lawyers
  • Neighbor for Neighbor
  • Former Director, The Summit Club
  • American Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Budget Director, OBA Mineral Law Section, 2008-2009
  • Treasurer, OBA Mineral Law Section, 2009-2010
  • Secretary, OBA Mineral Law Section, 2010-2011
  • Vice-Chair, OBA Mineral Law Section, 2011-2012
  • Chairperson, OBA Mineral Law Section, 2012-2013
  • Immediate Past Chairperson, OBA Mineral Law Section, 2013-2014
  • Tulsa County Bar Association, Fellow
  • Tulsa County Bar Association Grievance and Fee Arbitration Committees
  • Member, The University of Tulsa College of Law Board of Visitors, Sustainable Energy & Resources Law (SERL) Program, 2013 to present
  • Master of the Bar, Council Oak/Johnson Sontag Inns of Court
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity 
  • Author, "Gender-Based Determination of Retirement Benefits: Arizona v. Norris", 19 Tulsa Law Journal 755 (1984)
  • Co-author, "Division of The Goodwill of a Medical Practice as a Marital Asset after Mocnik v. Mocnik", 63 Oklahoma Bar Journal 3851 (1992)
  • Presenter, 2017 Eugene Kuntz Conference on Natural Resources Law & Policy, "Update on Oklahoma Oil & Gas Royalty Litigation." (November 2017)