Curtis joined the firm in January 2003. He was born in Liberal, Kansas on St. Patrick’s Day 1977. Curtis was raised in Guymon, Oklahoma, where he won the starting quarterback job on the high school football team over his older brother Graham, who is now a radiologist. Curtis earned his undergraduate degree in marketing in 1999 from the University of Oklahoma, where he was a member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, a house boy for the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, and volunteer for the Children’s Miracle Network. He received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Tulsa in 2003, where he was a member of the Phi Delta Phi honor fraternity and the Senior Articles Editor for the Tulsa Journal of Comparative and International Law. His article, Anthrax: Not Just a Heavy Metal Band, while not chosen for publication, presumably due to the controversial title, is available upon written request. In the classroom, Curtis was selected to the Dean’s Honor Roll and received the CALI Excellence for the Future award in Insurance Law and Criminal Procedure.