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CBA Natural Resources and Energy Law Section Holiday Happy Hour and Ethics CLE
Thursday, December 12, 2013
The Wellshire Inn, 3333 South Colorado Blvd. Denver, CO 80222
On behalf of your CBA NREL Council, we invite you to join us for a very special section gathering to share in holiday spirit and an Ethics credit! You will not want to miss this presentation and celebration. Please feel free to share this invitation with your colleagues. See you at the Wellshire. - Bob Comer, Vice Chair
"Naughty or Nice? Santa Uncensored on Lawyers and their Ethics"
Another holiday season is upon us, and Santa welcomes a respite from the hustle and bustle of his workshop to address a distinguished gathering of Colorado lawyers. Talk about an offer he can't refuse - share his uncensoredviews on lawyers and their ethics! He knows you better than you think, and you may be surprised to realize how much you can learn about ethics from Santa's personal experiences over the years.
Presented by Special Guest,
Arnold J. Johnson
Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Noble Energy, Inc.
Arnold J. (Arne) Johnson is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Noble Energy, Inc. He joined Noble in January 2001 as Associate General Counsel and Assistant Secretary, was elected Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary on February 1, 2004, and to his current position on July 22, 2008. Before that, he served as Senior Counsel for BP America, Inc. from October 2000 to January 2001. From March 1989 through September 2000, Mr. Johnson held several positions as an attorney for Vastar Resources, Inc. and ARCO, most recently as Assistant General Counsel of Vastar from 1997 through 2000. He joined ARCO in 1980 and served in positions of increasing responsibility until 1989.
Mr. Johnson is a 1980 graduate of Creighton University School of Law. He has served as chair of several professional organizations, including the Louisiana Mineral Law Institute from 2001 to 2009, the Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas from 2006 to 2007, and the Oil, Gas and Mineral Law Section of the Houston Bar Association from 1994 to 1995. Mr. Johnson currently serves on the executive committee of the advisory board of the Institute for Energy Law and co-chaired its 2012 and 2013 oil and gas law conferences. He is also a member of the boards of directors of the World Affairs Council of Houston and Northwest Foundation, a Sustaining Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and a Life Fellow of the Houston Bar Foundation. In 2013, Mr. Johnson was named "Best General Counsel for a Large Legal Department" by Houston Business Journal. He is a member of the Texas, Colorado and Nebraska bar associations, and has authored and presented various articles on ethics and other legal topics involving the oil and gas industry.
No attendance cost for CBA Natural Resources and Energy Law Section members. $20 registration for all others. Includes two drinks and appetizers.