- Assistant Professor of Legal Research and Writing
B.A., Phillips University, 1992
J.D., University of Oklahoma, 2001
Nicholson, after his early graduation from The University of Oklahoma College of Law in December of 2001, and admission to the Oklahoma Bar in 2002, began working with a large oil & gas firm. Nicholson used his outstanding research and writing skills to help settle multi-million dollar oil & gas litigation.
In the fall of 2002 Nicholson was offered the opportunity to return to the College of Law to help implement a new legal research & writing program and be part of a team of professional legal research and writing instructors. Nicholson enjoys teaching the components that are critical to the ethical and competent practice of law. Nicholson strives to offer classes that allow students to tap into their abilities, develop important legal skills, and ultimately learn how to articulate their thoughts and ideas on the law.