HOUSTON BAR ASSOCIATION ENVIRONMENTAL SECTION
MONTHLY LUNCHEON
FEBRUARY 13, 2013

 

TO:                                        HBA Environmental Section Members
FROM:                                   Kristie Tice, Secretary
RE:                                         Section Luncheon Meeting
DATE:                                    Wednesday, March 19, 2013
TIME:                                    11:30 am – 1:00 pm
PLACE:                                 Petroleum Club, 800 Bell Street, 43rd Floor, Houston, Texas
SPEAKER:                            Stuart Kemp, Halliburton
                                              Kevin McDonald, Marathon Oil
TOPIC:                                 In-House Perspectives on Hydraulic Fracturing


Please join us for a exciting panel discussion on the environmental issues associated with hydraulic fracturing from the perspectives of Assistant General Counsel Kevin McDonald from Marathon Oil and Assistant General Counsel Stuart Kemp from Halliburton. 

Stuart Kemp graduated from South Texas College of Law in 1993, and after working with ExxonMobil and American Airlines on Insurance Coverage Litigation, he joined Halliburton's Law Department in 2003 as an environmental attorney.  Stuart is an Assistant General Counsel in charge of the Environmental Law Practice Group within Halliburton's Law Department, where he currently handles legal issues relating to Halliburton's hydraulic fracturing activities around the world.

Kevin M. McDonald serves Marathon Oil’s Law Organization as Assistant General Counsel – Administration, Compliance, Privacy and Regulatory Affairs. In his role, Kevin handles administrative functions across the Law Organization, liaises with governance, risk and privacy initiatives, and coordinates legal and regulatory compliance issues.  Prior to joining Marathon, Kevin was a partner at the international law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.  Kevin also held numerous management positions at Cooper Industries Ltd., Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, and Valero Energy Corporation, including senior vice president, public policy and government affairs, general counsel, and chief compliance officer.  Kevin also is involved in charitable and community organizations, most recently having served on the Board of and as CEO for Arms of Hope, a program for disadvantaged children and families struggling to overcome homelessness and abuse. 
Networking and registration is from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm. Lunch and the presentation will begin promptly at noon.  Valet parking is available at a cost of $7.00.

Public Transportation is available.  Nearest MetroRail Station: Bell.

The individual CLE program cost is as follows:


$30.00             HBA Environmental Section Members
$35.00             Non-Members and Guests
$20.00             Government, Non-Profit and Academic Employees
$15.00             Law Students
$40.00             Walk-ins or those who RSVP and fail to show


Payment for those who RSVP is due prior to or at check-in for the meeting.  Please RSVP by 12:00 pm (noon), FRIDAY, March 15, to Kelli Kray at kkray@winstead.com.


Send checks payable to HBA to:
Kelli Kray
Winstead PC
1100 JPMorgan Chase Tower
600 Travis Street, Houston
Texas 77002
(713) 650-2464