UV is a Midland native with almost 10 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. After graduating with his Bachelors of Philosophy at Vanderbilt University, he completed his J.D. at Oklahoma City University School of Law. UV started his career as a petroleum landman in 2011, and after two years, went on to practice oil and gas law, drafting title opinions for major and large independent operators in the Permian Basin. UV is a member of the PBLA, AAPL, and State Bar of Texas. UV enjoys spending time with his wife, son and daughter and traveling whenever possible.