Midwest City, Oklahoma Lawyers

Jason Brandt Stephens
(817) 920-9000Free Consultation
Fort Worth, TX Attorney
19 years experience
Donna Jean Jackson
(405) 840-1874Free Consultation
Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer
Matthew Paul Swain
(405) 501-0827Free Consultation
Norman, OK Lawyer
7 years experience
Frank A. Urbanic
(405) 633-3420Free Consultation
Oklahoma City, OK Attorney
1 year experience
Terrell Monks
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Midwest City, OK Lawyer. 19 years experience
(405) 733-8686 1840 S Douglas Blvd
Midwest City, OK 73130
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning, Municipal and Probate
Oklahoma City University
Patrick T Crawley
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Midwest City, OK Attorney. 27 years experience
(405) 455-1411 7023 SE 15th Street; Suite F
Midwest City, OK 73110
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Oklahoma, Oxford University, Queens College; United Kingdom and University of Central Oklahoma
Retired Career State Prosecutor: Formerly worked for Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals, Oklahoma County Assistant District Attorney and long time Assistant Attorney General: Now specializing in select criminal defense cases; drugs; robbery; burglary; sex offenses; all other felony and misdemeanor offenses.
(405) 455-1411 Kalidy Building @ Memorial Road & Eastern Ave.
2028 E. Memorial Rd.
Edmond, OK 73013
H. Terrell Monks
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Midwest City, OK Lawyer. 19 years experience
1840 S. Douglas Blvd.
Midwest City, OK 73130
Estate Planning, Municipal, Probate and Real Estate
Oklahoma City University
Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 9 years experience
(405) 732-6000 1401 S Douglas Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73130
Business, Divorce and Family
Jason Sansone
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Del City, OK Attorney. 4 years experience
(405) 455-1032 Arvest Bank Tower, Suite 500
4600 SE 29th St.
Del City, OK 73115
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Criminal and DUI
SMU Dedman School of Law
Mr. Jason Sansone is the founder and a principal attorney at Sansone Howell. His practice focuses on bankruptcy and business law. Mr. Sansone was selected to the 2014 Oklahoma Rising Stars list for Bankruptcy. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Prior to Sansone Howell, Mr. Sansone served as General Counsel and Corporate Compliance Officer for National Credit Solutions. In addition, Jason has previously worked with the National Basketball Association, Minor League Baseball, and Six Flags Over Texas. Jason is...
Kellie S. Howell
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Del City, OK Attorney. 3 years experience
(405) 455-1032 Arvest Bank Tower, Suite 500
4600 SE 29th St.
Del City, OK 73115
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Ms. Kellie Howell practices in all areas of family law and criminal defense. Prior to joining Sansone Howell, Ms. Howell was the founding attorney at Howell Law Office, PLLC. In addition, Kellie has previously worked with the Hunsucker DUI Defense Firm, Oklahoma Juvenile Justice Center, and Oklahoma City University School of Law. Kellie is admitted to practice in all Oklahoma state courts and the Western District of Oklahoma Federal Court. She is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association, American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and Robert J. Turner American Inn of Court. ...
Daniel Ray Bays
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 11 years experience
(405) 310-2142 9024 S.E. 29th St. Suite A
Oklahoma City, OK 73150
Bankruptcy, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Daniel R. Bays is a practicing attorney, whose central office is in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. After receiving his undergraduate degree in 2001 from Oklahoma State University and his Juris Doctorate Degree in 2005 from Oklahoma City University, Mr. Bays started his own practice in 2007. Mr. Bays has successfully represented clients around the state of Oklahoma in a wide array of legal matters including family, criminal, personal injury, and more. We have developed a good reputation with judges and lawyers across the state and we are committed to professionalism.
Frank A. Urbanic
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 1 year experience
(405) 633-3420 1141 N Robinson Ave #101
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Texas Tech University School of Law
I became a criminal defense attorney because I am intimately familiar with how precious our constitutional rights are. After my arrest years ago, I realized how close I was to being in a situation that could have negatively impacted my life forever. That made me realize how important it is to have someone on your side who feels strongly about protecting your rights. In the Air Force, I put my life on the line to support and defend the Constitution during combat. Today, I support and defend the Constitution in the courtroom. My legal career began by...
Craig M. Hoehns
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 9 years experience
(405) 535-2005 3801 N Classen Blvd, Suite 250
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Marcy Fassio
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 11 years experience
(405) 593-8444 228 Robert S. Kerr Ave., Suite 220
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Oklahoma College of Law
An Oklahoma native, Marcy Fassio attended the University of Oklahoma and received her Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, in 2002. Marcy then was accepted to the University of Oklahoma College of Law, where she graduated and earned her Juris Doctorate With Distinction in 2005. EXPERIENCE – FORMER ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY OKC Criminal Defense Attorney Marcy Fassio has practiced criminal law exclusively since completing law school and passing the Oklahoma Bar Examination in 2005. She worked for the Oklahoma County District Attorney’s Office for several years, gaining experience that now can be put to your advantage! She has...
Aaron Bundy
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 10 years experience
(918) 633-1105 228 Robert S Kerr
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
University of Tulsa College of Law
My practice is devoted to providing the best representation and advocacy for my clients in and out of the courtroom. I work with clients to resolve important matters privately and by agreement when possible. When the other side is unreasonable or will not agree, I have the training and trial experience to provide skilled advocacy and representation in court for my clients. Rated by Super Lawyers® Rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell
(918) 585-1107 1630 S. Main
Tulsa, OK 74119
Sara E. Potts
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 2 years experience
(405) 319-3500 105 N. Hudson
Suite 1000
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Business, Construction, Insurance Defense and Native American
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Sara Potts focuses her practice in the areas of general and business litigation, business and corporate transactions, contract drafting, review and disputes, administrative law, nursing home litigation, medical malpractice litigation, and construction law. She also counsels clients regarding business practices and protection, corporate formation and liability, and employer/employee contractual relationships. Since graduating magna cum laude from Oklahoma City University School of Law in 2014, Sara has extensively participated as associate counsel in several state and federal lawsuits, hearings, and administrative and agency proceedings. Prior to joining Doerner, Sara worked at a small, private litigation firm in Oklahoma City, taking...
James Wesley Todd
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 13 years experience
(405) 231-2112 217 N. Harvey Avenue, Suite 507
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Free ConsultationAppeals, Criminal and DUI
Tulane University School of Law
Providing clients with dedicated defense of DUI, DWI, APC, Drug charges and general criminal defense.
T. Luke Abel
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 10 years experience
(405) 239-7046 900 NE 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Free ConsultationInsurance Claims and Personal Injury
University of Oklahoma
Luke Abel's practice is limited to personal injury cases representing people who have been injured through the fault (or negligence) of others. This involves motor vehicle accidents, product failures, medical malpractice cases and various others. Involved in the Oklahoma Bar Association, American Bar Association, Oklahoma County Bar Association, Oklahoma Association for Justice, American Association for Justice, Oklahoma Legal Aid and Oklahoma Lawyers for Children.
Stephen Louis Cortes
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 17 years experience
(405) 213-0856 10 NE 10th St., Suite 210
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Personal Injury and Probate
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Stephen Cortes is an Oklahoma City attorney with over 17 years of legal experience in both the public and private sectors. Stephen is passionate about helping individuals, families, and business owners achieve peace of mind by developing and implementing creative cost effective plans tailored for each client. He believes that effective estate planning is critical to the financial and physical well-being of his clients. “I am grateful for the opportunity to be involved in the process,” he says. As part of the estate planning process, Stephen prepares documents for clients and works to educate them on the importance...
Edwin Abel
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 50 years experience
(405) 239-7046 900 NE 63rd St
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Free ConsultationConstruction, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of Oklahoma
Ed Abel is an experienced personal injury, products liability and medical negligence attorney. Abel earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree from The University of Oklahoma and his Juris Doctor Degree from The University of Oklahoma College of Law, where he was selected as class president and graduated eighth in his class. Abel has received many prestigious awards and honors, such as "Best Lawyers in America" and "Super Lawyers." Aside from being a lawyer, Abel also frequently lectures at the Oklahoma University School of Law as well as the Oklahoma Bar Association.
Erica R. Mackey
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney.
(405) 605-8800 7701 S Western Ave
#201
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Oklahoma City University School of Law
E. W. Childers
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 10 years experience
228 Robert S. Kerr
Suite 905
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Criminal, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
University of Oklahoma
Lead Attorney, Family Law Services Manager, Childers & Motsinger, P.C., Norman Office E. W. Childers is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma with a B. A. in Letters with distinction. He attended law school at the University of Oklahoma College of Law. He started his own law practice straight out of law school focusing on divorce and custody of minor children. He also served in the Oklahoma Army National Guard for 18 years with service on active duty in the United States and Iraq. He is married to Elizabeth and has two daughters.
(405) 793-3332 101 East Gray Street
Suite D
Norman, OK 73069
Robert L. Wyatt IV
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 27 years experience
(405) 234-5500 501 N. Walker Avenue
Suite 110
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Since 1989, Robert L. ("Bob") Wyatt has represented the "accused" in all types of felony criminal matters in Oklahoma state courts and federal courts nationwide. We provide quality legal counsel and pay attention to detail in all cases -- big or small. Bob is AV Peer Review rated, Martindale-Hubbell's highest peer review recognition for ethical standards and legal ability, and is listed in Best Lawyers in America (2007-present) and Oklahoma Super Lawyers (2006-present). We know that each matter is the biggest matter for that particular client, and we treat each case with that intensity -- striving to give the best...
Carla L Robey Harcourt
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 26 years experience
(405) 236-5200 119 N. Robinson, Suite 239
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Appeals, Divorce and Family
University of Oklahoma
I have dedicated my professional career to promoting the public good, seeking justice and ensuring that each client has the opportunity to be heard before a jury or a judge. Clients deserve to know that their attorney has 'his or her back.'
George Robinson Stratton III
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Edmond, OK Lawyer. 25 years experience
(405) 341-0987 Box 7834
Edmond, OK 73083
Free ConsultationBusiness, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Oklahoma City University School of Law
(From an affiliate): "Rob provides legal counsel utilizing a unique skill set. In addition to maintaining a litigation practice since 1991, he has also served in law enforcement since 1997 at a large municipal police department. He has trained new patrol officers as a Field Training Officer and drafted training materials such as, “Officers’ Guide To Search and Seizure Pursuant to the 4th Amendment to the United States Constitution.” Certified by the State as an advanced instructor, he has been a police academy instructor teaching courses on Law, Search and Seizure, and Officer Safety. He served in an administrative capacity...
Chris Smith
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 12 years experience
(405) 843-1000 252 NW 70th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
Business, Estate Planning, Family and Personal Injury
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Chris Smith is an AV-rated attorney that has been recognized as a Journal Record Achiever Under 40, and has been named to Super Lawyer Rising Star lists multiple years. Chris represents individuals and businesses in business and estate planning and litigation matters. Chris understands that business and personal matters are intimately intertwined, and he believes that the value of an attorney is only realized when he or she becomes a strategic partner in the critical aspects of business and life. Chris Smith provides personal, business and estate planning counsel for individuals and businesses of various sizes and product...
Noble Kenneth McIntyre
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 21 years experience
(405) 917-5200 8601 S. Western Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Animal, Asbestos, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Noble McIntyre is the senior partner and owner of McIntyre Law who focuses primarily on drug litigation and catastrophic injury cases. He is currently representing clients injured by the drugs Zofran, Syngenta and Testosterone Therapy. His goal has and continues to be to work diligently on behalf of his clients to achieve the highest and best result for his clients' injuries while maintaining professionalism and abiding by all ethical standards of his profession.
Mark Edmund Wilson
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 10 years experience
(405) 592-4555 2560 NW 23rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Oklahoma City University School of Law
As founder of Mark Wilson Law, Mark E. Wilson, a car accident lawyer in Oklahoma, is a fierce advocate for the rights of injury victims. He is committed to the provision of sensitive and careful counsel. Mr. Wilson is admitted to practice in all of Oklahoma’s administrative and state courts, as well as the District Court for Oklahoma’s Western District. Attorney Wilson provides legal representation to indigent defendants as a member of the Oklahoma Western District’s Criminal Justice Act Panel. He is a proud graduate of the Oklahoma City University School of Law.
Mr. Adam R. Banner
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney.
(405) 778-4800 1900 NW Expressway
Suite 603
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Free ConsultationAppeals, Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Adam is an experienced Oklahoma criminal defense attorney. He is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association, the Oklahoma County Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. He is licensed to practice in the Supreme Court of Oklahoma and all inferior Oklahoma State courts, the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma, and the United States Court of...
Alexander Hilton
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 26 years experience
(405) 294-4330 6440 Avondale Drive #201
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense and Social Security Disability
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
As the founder of Alexander Hilton & Associates, Oklahoma City lawyer Alexander Hilton helps debtors explore debt relief options. He has almost 25 years of experience in the legal field. Mr. Hilton is licensed to practice in both Oklahoma and California courts. He holds memberships with the American Bar Association, California Association of Consumer Attorneys and California Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Hilton received his Juris Doctor from the Western State University College of Law. For a free consult, get in touch with his firm today.
Keegan Kelley Harroz
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 5 years experience
(405) 568-4318 625 NW 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Harroz Law is a full service law firm in Oklahoma City that is committed to providing quality, ethical and affordable legal representation to our clients. We believe in a whole client approach and as your attorney will strive to serve each client’s individual legal needs. We recognize that when it comes to your legal needs, there is no “one size fits all” solution. Harroz Law has a reputation in Oklahoma City for providing honest, hardworking and aggressive representation to its clients. We represent businesses and individuals in both civil and criminal matters in Oklahoma’s Municipal, State, and Federal courts.
Jeff Trevillion Jr.
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer.
(405) 778-8000 620 N. Robinson
Suite 203
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Free ConsultationCriminal, Foreclosure Defense, Personal Injury and Tax
Andrea Lea Worden
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 10 years experience
101 Park Ave. Suite #205
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Juvenile and Social Security Disability
Being charged with a criminal case is a stressful time for anyone – both your freedoms and your future are at stake. That’s just one reason why it is so crucial to choose a criminal defense attorney whose primary practice is criminal defense and will give you the personal and professional attention you deserve. We at Worden Law Firm pride ourselves in doing just that. We treat our clients with the utmost respect while providing them with the highest level of legal guidance.
(405) 360-8036 820 West Robinson St.
Norman, OK 73069
Michael Hill
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer.
(405) 232-0555 308 Northwest 13th Street #100
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Michael was born in Oklahoma City, OK in 1980. After graduating from Putnam City North High School, he attended the University of Oklahoma where he earned a B.A. in Psychology in 2002. He then pursued and obtained his Juris Doctorate from Oklahoma City University School of Law in 2005. Michael is admitted to practice in the State of Oklahoma as well as the United Sates District courts for the Western, Northern and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma.
Michelle Kay Smith
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney. 9 years experience
(405) 759-2333 228 Robert S. Kerr, Suite 715
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Oklahoma City University School of Law
I represent men and women in Oklahoma County, Cleveland County, Canadian County, Kingfisher County and McClain County. My practice is focused on family law matters including divorce, paternity, custody, child support, contempt, modifications, alimony and child guardianships. Please visit my website at MichelleSmithLaw.com for additional information.
Athlea Marie Adkisson
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 19 years experience
(405) 232-0555 308 Northwest 13th Street #100
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Civil Rights, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Athlea M. Adkisson, born Lawton, Oklahoma, August 8, 1972; admitted to bar, 1997, Oklahoma; admitted to bar, 2004, Arizona; Preparatory education, Oklahoma State University (B.S. Business Management, 1994); legal education, University of Oklahoma School of Law (J.D. 1997). Member: Oklahoma Bar Association; State Bar of Arizona.
Bryan K. Walkley
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney.
(405) 605-8800 7701 S Western Ave
#201
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Business, Construction, Family and Personal Injury
University of Oklahoma School of Law
Douglas J. Shelton
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer.
(405) 605-8800 7701 S Western Ave
#201
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Construction, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Oklahoma College of Law
David Troy McKenzie
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 28 years experience
(405) 232-3800 210 Park Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Free ConsultationCriminal and Personal Injury
University of Oklahoma
I am a jury trial attorney admitted to practice law in Oklahoma in October 1988. I am admitted in the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, the Tenth Circuit United States Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of the United States. I have tried more than 200 criminal jury trials (including approximately 50 murder cases) and 6 civil jury trials. I teach continuing legal education courses for the Oklahoma Bar Association, the Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and the Oklahoma County Criminal Defense Lawyers...
William H Whitehill Jr
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer.
(405) 232-0621 100 N Broadway Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Free ConsultationBusiness, Energy, Real Estate and Tax
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Mary P. Tate Westman RN, BA, MBA, JD
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney.
(405) 605-8800 7701 S Western Ave
#201
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Family, Health Care and Nursing Home
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Michael A. Risley
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 6 years experience
(405) 801-2116 3700 Classen Blvd, suite 150
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Michael Risley received his B.A. from the University of Oklahoma in 2005, where he was a Member of the Dean of Arts and Sciences Student Advisory Board and a strong extracurricular supporter of the Anthropology Department. In 2008, at the University of Tulsa College of Law, Mr. Risley was awarded the American Bar Association's Curtin Fellowship for his work in alternative sentencing for homeless defendants. Unable to refuse the call of home, Mr. Risley returned to O.U. in 2009, and received his J.D in 2010. Mr. Risley was born in Singapore to his Norwegian mother and American father, and split his...
Ryan E. Gillett
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Oklahoma City, OK Lawyer. 9 years experience
(405) 607-4800 2207 N Broadway Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Oklahoma City University School of Law
David Chandler Hamel
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Oklahoma City, OK Attorney.
(405) 254-2141 1621 N. Classen Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73106
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Municipal
Oklahoma City University School of Law
David C. Hamel is a Trial Attorney in Oklahoma City, OK. His primary area of practice is criminal defense, but represents clients in many areas of litigation. Mr. Hamel is a graduate of the Trial Lawyers College. Mr. Hamel firmly believes in a comprehensive approach to representing his clients both in and out of the court room.