Meet the Class of 2015

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Derek Haysom

Houston, Texas

1. Where did you grow up?

Houston, Texas

2. Where did you attend undergrad?

Washington & Lee University in Lexington, Virginia

3. What degree(s) have you earned?

English

4. Why did you choose to attend OU Law?

I chose to attend OU Law because of its commitment to training attorneys in the area of oil & gas law.

5. What is your favorite thing about OU?

Norman – every time I visited, I enjoyed meeting friendly people and having a lot of fun in its college town atmosphere.

6. What (or who) inspired you to pursue a legal education?

The success story of lawyer-turned-oilman Trevor Rees-Jones.

7. What is an interesting fact about you?

I enjoy bass fishing in my free time.