John J. Coates, Jr.
||John received both B.B.A.
and L.L.B. degrees from the University of Oklahoma. He was associated
with the Oklahoma City law firm Dykeman, Wiliamson and Williamson while
serving as general counsel of Coates Field Service, Inc. John was
elected President of the company in 1971, and has been Chief Operating
Officer since 1975.
John is a member of Phi Alpha Delta law fraternity and Sigma Alpha
Epsilon social fraternity. He has been admitted to practice before the
Interstate Commerce Commission and is a member of the International
Right-Of-Way Association., the American Association of Professional
Landmen and the Oklahoma and American Bar Associations. John has
specialized legal education from the University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma
City University and the Oklahoma Bar Association in environmental,
employment and real estate law.