Scotty Holloman

Scotty Holloman photoProfessional Experience

Mr. Holloman is a shareholder, director and President of the firm. He has an active oil and gas practice that includes work in the development, acquisition and sale of oil and gas properties and litigation involving oil and gas matters. He also has an active business practice that includes work in the areas of estate planning, probate, guardianship, conservatorship and trust law, real estate and business entities (including an active merger and acquisition practice).

Mr. Holloman was admitted to practice law in Texas in 1983 and in New Mexico in 1984. In 1984, he was admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court, in 1985, he was admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for New Mexico, and in 2002 he was admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.

Professional Activities

Mr. Holloman is a member of the New Mexico Board of Bar Commissioners and currently serves as Secretary/Treasurer. He has served as the Out-of-State Lawyer Liaison to the State Bar of Texas and as an Adjunct Professor at the Texas Tech School of Law teaching Oil and Gas Law. Mr. Holloman is a member of the State Bar of New Mexico Real Property, Trust and Estates Section, and served as chair of this Section in 2007. He is also a member of the Business Law Section and is currently serving as chair of this section. He has served as President of the Lea County Bar Association. Mr. Holloman has been selected by his peers to appear in The Best Lawyers in America beginning with the 2003-2004 edition and all subsequent editions.

Education

Scotty Holloman graduated from Texas Tech University in 1980 with a B.B.A. in Accounting. In 1983, he received a law degree (Doctor of Jurisprudence) from Texas Tech University School of Law.

Civic Activities

Mr. Holloman currently serves on the Board of Directors of the New Mexico Christian Children’s Home, Inc. and as a board member of the Hobbs Chamber of Commerce. In the past, he has served as secretary and board member of the Economic Development Corporation of Lea County. In the past he has also served as a board member of United Way of Lea County and Southeastern New Mexico Red Cross, and as District Chair for the Oil Patch District of the Boy Scouts of America. In addition, he has been active in his local church, Taylor Street Church of Christ, serving as deacon and elder.

Mr. Holloman also served as a Member of the Hobbs Charter Commission which wrote a new city charter for the city of Hobbs, New Mexico and has served as member of the Annexation Subcommittee for the City of Hobbs, New Mexico.

Email and Telephone Extension

Mr. Holloman can be reached via e-mail at sholloman@hobbsnmlaw.com and via telephone at (575) 393-0505 ext. 107. His legal assistant is Cheryl Dudley, who can be reached via e-mail at cdudley@hobbsnmlaw.com and via telephone at (575) 393-0505 ext. 114.