Steve Gelnar has extensive experience in all areas of general corporate and business law with particular emphasis in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, real estate, oil and gas, and banking transactions. Prior to attending law school, he worked for over 10 years as a commercial lender for several banking institutions in Oklahoma, Florida and Tennessee, and prior to joining Ryan Whaley Coldiron Shandy, he served as general counsel for an energy services company headquartered in Oklahoma City.
- B.S. Finance, B.S. Accounting, Oklahoma State University, 1988
- J.D., Oklahoma City University, 1999 (magna cum laude)
- Oklahoma City University Law Review, former member
- Phi Delta Phi
- Oklahoma, Oklahoma County Bar Associations, member