Hal received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Tulsa College of Law. He is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and Tulsa County Bar Association. He is licensed to practice in all Federal and State Courts in Oklahoma.
Before attending law school, Hal graduated with a degree in Agricultural Business from Oklahoma State University. He has a strong passion for agriculture stemming from his family of ranchers in Osage County, Oklahoma where his parents and brothers live and operate today. His free time is spent with his wife, Lindsay, a lifetime Tulsan, and their family and friends.