Jeff Oldham

Last modified on: 11-19-2018 10:38:28

General Counsel
(Governor's Office)


General Information



Personal Information

Jeff Oldham serves as General Counsel to Governor Greg Abbott. Jeff previously was a partner at Bracewell LLP, where he had an appellate practice and argued numerous appeals in the U.S. Supreme Court, Texas Supreme Court, and federal and state courts of appeals. He is board certified in Texas in Civil Appellate Law and is a member of various bar groups, including being a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and a Fellow of The Texas Supreme Court Historical Society.

Before entering private practice, Jeff served as a law clerk to Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist of the U.S. Supreme Court, and to Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He also served as Counsel to Attorney General Alberto Gonzales in the U.S. Department of Justice. Jeff graduated from Northwestern University School of Law and the University of Tulsa.

Contact and Phone Numbers

(512) 463-1788
(512) 463-1932