Bruce Randolph Rooker

  • Of Counsel


Areas of Practice

  • Contracts
  • Conveyancing
  • Estate Administration
  • Lending & Secured Transactions
  • Minerals & Mining
  • Mortgages & Foreclosures
  • Oil & Gas


Bruce Rooker graduated in the top 10% of his law class at University of Oklahoma in 1979, Bruce began his law practice at one of the largest law firms in Oklahoma where he eventually decided to specialize in oil and gas law. He joined Mahaffey & Gore, P.C. because he felt that they serve this area of the law with expertise unmatched in firms which have a broader focus. Bruce and his wife, Becky, are the proud parents of two adult children, Suzanne and Caroline.

Bruce concentrates his practice in the areas of Oil and Gas Acquisitions and Transactions, Title Examination, Oil and Gas Law, Contracts Law, and Real Estate Law. Bruce now of counsel, spent 40 years practicing law in Oklahoma City, 32 of them as a shareholder with Mahaffey & Gore, P.C.

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma, 1979


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D. – 1979
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Honors: Graduated in Top 10% of Law Class
    • Law Review: Oklahoma Law Review, Member, Board of Editors, 1977 – 1979
  • East Central Oklahoma State University
    • B.A. – 1976

Honors and Awards

  • Magister, Phi Delta Phi

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oklahoma County Bar Association, Member
  • Oklahoma Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Mineral Lawyers Group, Member
  • Mineral Lawyers Society of Oklahoma City in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • McAfee & Taft, Oklahoma City, OK, 1979 to 1985