Michael D. Fertitta

Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Michael Fertitta is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Hilcorp Energy Company.   Prior to joining Hilcorp in 2010, Mr. Fertitta worked in the Energy Group at Och-Ziff Capital Management in New York City and practiced law in the Energy & Natural Resources Group at Kelly, Hart & Hallman in Fort Worth, Texas.   Mr. Fertitta graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 1998 and received his law degree from Texas Tech University School of Law in 2001.   He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Small Steps Nurturing Center, the Leadership Cabinet at Texas Children’s Hospital and the Board of Directors of Buffalo Bayou Partnership.