Jarrod Gamble is an associate in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He represents oil and natural gas exploration and production (E&P) companies, energy companies and private equity-backed firms in a broad range of oil and gas transactions and carbon management projects, including the purchase, sale and financing of E&P properties, processing plants and pipeline systems. His experience includes assisting in the asset acquisition and drilling over federal and fee lands in Alaska, Colorado, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming.

Prior to entering legal practice, Jarrod was a landman, managing land, legal, and lease issues for significant land plays in Oklahoma. During law school, Jarrod was Graduate Research Assistant to Professor Owen L. Anderson as well as a Judicial Extern to the Appellate Referee of the Oklahoma Corporation Commission, where he assisted the Appellate Referee in contested hearings before the Oklahoma Corporation Commission.


Thought Leadership

Press Mentions

"Midstream Missing from Carbon Capture Incentives, Analysts Say," Hart Energy, November 3, 2022


The Carbon Capture Opportunity for Midstreamers,” The Texas Lawbook, October 22, 2021 

“A Conversation with Texas Railroad Commission on Secure Geologic Storage of CO2,” Webinar, May 25, 2021

“Low Carbon Innovation and Legal Issues: Use of Land In CCUS and Related Property Rights,” 72nd Annual Oil & Gas Law Conference, April 21, 2021

“The Way Forward: A Legal and Commercial Primer on Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration,” The Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law, Volume 16:1, Page 43, February 4, 2021


Panelist, “Historical and Future Perspectives on Traditional Energy Oil and Natural Gas,” University of Oklahoma College of Law, October 28, 2021

Presenter, “A Commercial and Legal Overview of Carbon Capture, Carbon Management, and Carbon Markets,” 5th Annual IEL National Young Professionals in Energy Conference, October 21, 2021

Memberships & Affiliations

Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation

Institute for Energy Law: Young Professionals in Energy

American Association of Professional Landmen


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Texas
  • Oklahoma
  • Colorado


  • University of Oklahoma College of LawJ.D.2017

    RMMLF Scholarship Recipient

    American Jurisprudence Award: Oil and Gas

    Founding Editor, Oil and Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Journal; American Indian Law Review

    President of Oil and Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Society

  • University of OklahomaB.A.2013