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OBA Board of Governors Elections

November 13, 2019

Susan B. Shields of Oklahoma City will serve as the Oklahoma Bar Association’s president beginning Jan. 1, 2020, following a year as president-elect. Shields is a shareholder with McAfee & Taft and practices in the areas of estate and family wealth planning, estate and trust administration, business planning and charitable…

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OBA Annual Meeting Concludes, Bar Business Results Announced

November 13, 2019

The Oklahoma Bar Association Annual Meeting concluded at noon, Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, after the OBA House of Delegates meeting held at the Cox Convention Center in downtown Oklahoma City. Prior to the meeting and pursuant to Article III, Section 3 of the OBA Bylaws, six members were deemed elected…

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November Bar Journal Available – Indian Law

November 12, 2019
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The History of Veterans Day

November 4, 2019

By Edward Maguire It is difficult for me to comprehend the immensity of this year – the 100th anniversary of the creation of Veterans Day. In 1919, Woodrow Wilson penned out the framework of what was then called Armistice Day. This would later be reclassified by our nation’s Congress as Veterans Day. Our nation was healing from the wounds received…

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Oklahoma Attorneys Selected For Leadership Academy

October 31, 2019

Eighteen future leaders of Oklahoma’s legal community have been selected to receive training in leadership, motivation and communication as members of the Oklahoma Bar Association Leadership Academy class of 2019-2020. The academy participants were chosen from a pool of applicants spanning the state. “Building quality leaders is important,” OBA President…

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Mona Salyer Lambird Spotlight Award Recipients to be Honored

October 4, 2019

The Spotlight Awards were created in 1996 to annually honor five women who have distinguished themselves in the legal profession and who have lighted the way for other women. The award was later renamed to honor 1996 OBA President Mona Salyer Lambird, the first woman to serve as OBA president and one of…

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OBA Diversity Award Winners Announced

September 30, 2019

The OBA Diversity Committee is set to host its Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher Diversity Awards Dinner Oct. 17 in Oklahoma City. The event will feature a keynote address from OCU School of Law Dean Jim Roth. Dean Roth is the 13th dean of the OCU School of Law. He is…

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Photos: New Lawyers Take Oath

September 25, 2019

See photos of the Oklahoma’s newest lawyers at the latest swearing-in ceremony.

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RESOLUTION NO. ONE: Proposed amendment to Rules of the Supreme Court of Oklahoma for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education

September 24, 2019

UPDATE: The House of Delegates voted on Nov. 8, 2019, to adopt the resolution below as amended to change “Code of Professional Conduct” to “Rules of Professional Conduct.” The amendment is shown in green. The following resolution will be submitted to the House of Delegates at the 115th Oklahoma Bar…

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Results – July 2019 Oklahoma Bar Exam

September 9, 2019
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