Harry W. Sullivan, Jr. '84

Adjunct faculty

Senior Counsel-International | Conoco Phillips


Harry W. Sullivan, Jr., ’84 is Senior Counsel-International in the International E&P Legal Group of ConocoPhillips. He received his J.D. from Louisiana State University School of Law and his LL.M. from SMU Dedman School of Law. Sullivan is licensed to practice law in the states of Louisiana, Texas and before the Supreme Court of the United States and is Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral law in Texas. He is also admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales. His experience includes negotiating and working in more than 25 different countries, including specifically: Algeria, Australia, Azerbaijan, China, Colombia, Egypt, France, Georgia, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, the UAE and the U.S. He taught International Petroleum, at South Texas College of Law in Houston. Additionally, he has taught oil and gas law at Texas Wesleyan School of Law, SMU’s Cox School of Business and Dallas’ El Centro College; Business law at the University of Texas at Arlington; and various subjects at numerous seminars and short courses.

Areas of Expertise

  • Oil and Energy


B.A., University of New Orleans
J.D., LSU Law School
LL.M., SMU Dedman School of Law


Drafting Oil & Gas Contracts