Travis Torrence is Vice President – Legal of Jiffy Lube International, Inc., a wholly owned, indirect subsidiary of Shell Oil Company, where he also serves as Senior Legal Counsel. Travis graduated from Yale Law School in 2005 and received his undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, in Communication and Political Science from Tulane University.
Prior to joining Shell, Travis was a senior associate at Fulbright & Jaworski LLP (now known as Norton Rose Fulbright), where he chaired the Houston office’s Recruiting Committee and served as a founding member of the firm’s Diversity Advisory Council. Before working at Fulbright, Travis served as a law clerk for the Honorable Edward C. Prado of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Travis has been honored by Texas SuperLawyers as a Rising Star in the area of Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights.
Travis currently serves on the board of directors of the State Bar of Texas (representing District 4), AIDS Foundation Houston, and as President-Elect of the board of directors of Bo’s Place. He is a member of the Dean’s Advisory Council for Tulane University’s School of Liberal Arts and is currently the President of The Arthur L. Moller/David B. Foltz, Jr. American Inn of Court. He also serves as Co-Chair of the Texas Minority Counsel Program and the Houston Bar Association’s AIDS Outreach Committee. He is an inaugural member of the HBA’s Ambassador Program and has chaired the Minority Opportunities in the Legal Profession Committee, for which he was honored with the HBA’s President’s Award.
Travis is the reigning male champion of Dancing With The Houston Stars and has been featured, along with several NFL players and local leaders, as a celebrity model for a fashion show during a gala to benefit programs conducted by Bo’s Place. Travis has also chaired numerous philanthropic events, including the World AIDS Day Luncheon in Houston. Travis previously worked as an on-air personality for B-97 FM; New Orleans’ #1 Hit Music Station.
Vice President - Legal, Jiffy Lube International, Inc.; Senior Legal Counsel, Shell Oil Company
Areas of Practice
Oil & Gas
Recruiting Team, Chair
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