Mr. Hathaway’s practice is focused primarily in the area of construction law, handling both complex litigation and non-litigation matters.  He counsels owners, developers, design professionals, subcontractors and suppliers on matters ranging from contract negotiation to claims handling and litigation.  In addition, Mr. Hathaway represents construction companies, energy companies and manufacturers on a variety of matters including labor and employment and general commercial litigation matters.

Recognized by America's Top 100 High Stakes Litigators, Mr. Hathaway serves as lead counsel for the Pearson Family Foundation in a case against the University of Chicago (United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma) in litigation arising from a $100 million gift. 

Mr. Hathaway earned his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University in 1986, and his juris doctor degree from Southern Methodist University in 1989.  Mr. Hathaway is Vice Chairman of the Oklahoma Chapter of the National MS Society and donates his time to the Tulsa Boy’s Home.

Honors & Leadership

Honors & Recognitions

AAA Arbitrator

AV rated by Martindale Hubbell

Tulsa Top Lawyers

Best Lawyers in Oklahoma

Listed in Best Lawyers in America© for the Practice Area of Construction Law (2013-2020)


Community & Professional

Tulsa County Bar Association - Litigation Section

Oklahoma Bar Association - Litigation Section

American Bar Association - Forum on Construction, Litigation Section, Labor & Employment


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Southern Methodist University, J.D., 1989

Vanderbilt University, B.A., 1986


  • Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court
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