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C. Bretton Crane

Brett Crane has served as a Managing Partner of Pray Walker since 2008. His practice concentrates in the areas of corporate law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, securities, private equity and emerging businesses, venture capital transactions, family-owned businesses and succession planning, and counseling for business issues, compliance and contract negotiation. He has extensive experience representing clients in various industries and service sectors throughout the United States, including manufacturing, technology, communications, energy and healthcare.

Brett is listed in Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Corporate Law and Securities/Capital Markets (2010-2024). He is also listed in Oklahoma Super Lawyers in the areas of Business/Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Corporate Finance Law (2006-2023).


Communications and Technology


Medical Facilities

Medical Professionals and Clinics


Financial Institutions


M.B.A., University of Tulsa (1985)

J.D., University of Tulsa College of Law (1984)

B.B.A., University of Tulsa (1980)

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

Oklahoma Bar Association (Past Chair of Business and Corporate Law Section)

Tulsa County Bar Association (Past Chair of Business Law Section)

Community Involvement

Past-Chair, Tulsa Area Chapter of the American Red Cross

President, The Summit Club of Tulsa (2018)

Advisor, Oklahoma Innovation Institute

Past Chair, University of Tulsa Alumni Association

Past Chair, Oklahoma Sinfonia

Past Chair, Oklahoma Investment Forum

Past Board Member, Citizens Crime Commission

Past Board Member, American Theater Company

Past Board Member, University of Tulsa Hurricane Club