James H. Ferris

Bixby and Tulsa Offices

Jim Ferris has counseled innumerable clients for over forty years in his primary practice areas of:

  • Real estate acquisition and development, construction and finance.
  • Business entities, including formation, finance, contracts, acquisitions and mergers.
  • Oil and gas, including exploration and production, asset transactions and title issues.
  • Probate, trust and estate planning from a young couple interested in protecting their children to nine-figure estates.

Jim spends a lot of time in the firm’s Bixby office and specializes in efficient, cost-effective and creative solutions to complex legal issues.


Representative Experience

  • Planning and documentation of numerous commercial and residential subdivisions.
  • Transaction documentation for acquisition and sale of dozens of businesses, from donut shops to $200,000,000.00 national companies.
  • Assisted with multi-state expansion of building products company.
  • Represented national engineering company with numerous multi-million dollar acquisitions.
  • Represented oil and gas companies in large producing and exploration prospect sales and acquisitions.
  • Represented mid-stream energy company in $200,000,000.00 sale of pipelines and derivative product plants.
  • Organized hundreds of business entities in diverse product and service areas.
  • Provided estate planning and implementation for hundreds of clients, on estates from simple to complex.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Listed in Super Lawyers for numerous years.
  • Tulsa Business Journal Power Attorney – 2014.
  • Chairman for two terms of Bixby Chamber of Commerce.
  • Member – Class VIII Leadership Oklahoma.

Education Accomplishments

  • D. University of Tulsa College of Law – Law Review
  • A. University of Oklahoma – Economics

Bixby and Tulsa Offices

Jim Ferris has counseled innumerable clients for over forty years in his primary practice areas of:

  • Real estate acquisition and development, construction and finance.
  • Business entities, including formation, finance, contracts, acquisitions and mergers.
  • Oil and gas, including exploration and production, asset transactions and title issues.
  • Probate, trust and estate planning from a young couple interested in protecting their children to nine-figure estates.

Jim spends a lot of time in the firm’s Bixby office and specializes in efficient, cost-effective and creative solutions to complex legal issues.


Representative Experience

  • Planning and documentation of numerous commercial and residential subdivisions.
  • Transaction documentation for acquisition and sale of dozens of businesses, from donut shops to $200,000,000.00 national companies.
  • Assisted with multi-state expansion of building products company.
  • Represented national engineering company with numerous multi-million dollar acquisitions.
  • Represented oil and gas companies in large producing and exploration prospect sales and acquisitions.
  • Represented mid-stream energy company in $200,000,000.00 sale of pipelines and derivative product plants.
  • Organized hundreds of business entities in diverse product and service areas.
  • Provided estate planning and implementation for hundreds of clients, on estates from simple to complex.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Listed in Super Lawyers for numerous years.
  • Tulsa Business Journal Power Attorney – 2014.
  • Chairman for two terms of Bixby Chamber of Commerce.
  • Member – Class VIII Leadership Oklahoma.

Education Accomplishments

  • D. University of Tulsa College of Law – Law Review
  • A. University of Oklahoma – Economics