Doug Rather has practiced in the area of general corporate matters and mergers and acquisitions for over 25 years. Mr. Rather has worked both in private practice and as in-house counsel. In his business-oriented practice he emphasizes tax planning, and he is regularly consulted by other members of the firm's corporate securities group for his tax expertise and his experience in developing executive and broad-based equity compensation plans. Mr. Rather is listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the Tax category. In his career he has represented oil and gas exploration and development companies, drilling companies, real estate investment trusts, power plant developers, a tobacco manufacturer and medical practice groups.
Honors & Leadership
Honors & Recognitions
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America (Tax Law)
Has spoken at numerous seminars sponsored by the Oklahoma Bar Association and University of Tulsa.
Author of various articles published in the Oklahoma Bar Journal.
Oklahoma Law Review Note Editor 1981
Nathan Scarrit Award
Order of the Coif
Community & Professional
New Mexico Bar Association
Oklahoma Bar Association
Arkansas Bar Association
American Bar Association
National Association of Stock Plan Professionals
University of Oklahoma, J.D., with honors, 1982
Oklahoma State University, B.A., 1978
- Arkansas - 1996
- New Mexico - 1995
- Oklahoma - 1982
- U.S. Supreme Court - 1991
- U.S. Tax Court - 1983