John is founder and manager of J.R.R. Hyde Law, PLLC, a law firm focusing on oil and gas matters. Previously, John was a partner at Burnett & Thomason, a boutique oil and gas law firm, writing title opinions and eventually overseeing the firm’s workload across the nation. John grew up in Irving, Texas, before graduating from the University of Texas at Austin in 2004. He went on to obtain his J.D. from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law (now Texas A&M University School of Law), in 2008. He currently lives in Southlake, Texas, with his wife, Nicki, daughter, Lyla, and sons, Rex and Cash.