fbpx

Oklahoma Bar Association

Home  |  Members  |  Resources  |  About

News

All News

New Bar Journal Available: Estate Planning

February 8, 2019

February bar journal available – articles relating to estate planning, plus new member benefits, eliminating the terror of lost client files and more. Check your mailbox or read online.

Continue reading...

Message from the President – The Year Ahead

January 15, 2019

I learned from my father, who was a lawyer, civic leader and public servant, that making a living as a lawyer and making a difference in the world are complementary and completely doable. It is a high honor to serve as your president in 2019. As president, I come to…

Continue reading...

New Leaders Take Helm of Oklahoma’s Two Highest Courts

January 11, 2019

Supreme Court Chief Justice Noma D. Gurich and Court of Criminal Appeals Presiding Judge David B. Lewis Noma D. Gurich is the new Oklahoma Supreme Court chief justice. She has been a member of the Oklahoma Supreme Court since her appointment by Gov. Henry in January 2011 and just completed a two-year…

Continue reading...

New Bar Journal – Meet Your Bar Association

January 9, 2019

Read about 2019 bar leadership and staff, member services and benefits, plus new court leadership, estate planning for family business succession and private takings under Art. 11, §23 – Check your mailbox or read it online.

Continue reading...

State Bar Association to Reimburse Client Losses

December 12, 2018

(OKLAHOMA CITY – Dec. 12, 2018) The Oklahoma Bar Association’s Clients’ Security Fund will pay more than $120,000 to seven people who lost money or other property from the dishonest conduct of their attorney.  The association is reimbursing money to the clients of four deceased or former lawyers whose actions…

Continue reading...

Privacy Tips Provided by Luncheon Keynote Speaker Mark Lanterman

November 19, 2018

Keynote speaker Mark Lanterman, founder of Computer Forensic Services with more than 25 years of experience in digital forensics, presented “Easiest Catch: Don’t Be Another Fish in the Dark ‘Net” during the Annual Luncheon. As part of his presentation, Mr. Lanterman covered the digital underground know as the “dark web” as well as realistic tips…

Continue reading...

Oklahoma Supreme Court Elects New Chief, Vice Chief Justices

November 15, 2018

The Oklahoma Supreme Court today elected new leadership for the next two years, Chief Justice Douglas L. Combs announced Tuesday. The Oklahoma Constitution requires the Court every two years to select from its members a Chief Justice and a Vice Chief Justice. Noma D. Gurich was elected to the office…

Continue reading...

OBA Annual Meeting Concludes, Bar Business Results Announced

November 12, 2018

The Oklahoma Bar Association Annual Meeting concluded at noon, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, after the OBA House of Delegates meeting held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Tulsa. Prior to the meeting and pursuant to Article III, Section 3 of the OBA Bylaws, six members were deemed elected to the…

Continue reading...

New Bar Journal Available – Torts

November 8, 2018

Bar journal now available. Practice articles related to torts, plus Oklahoma Lawyers for America’s Heroes update, Mona Salyer Lambird Spotlight Award recipients and more.

Continue reading...

Bar Offers Free Legal Advice to Veterans, Service Members

November 6, 2018

The Oklahoma Bar Association is offering free legal advice to eligible service members and veterans. The program called Oklahoma Lawyers for America’s Heroes began seven years ago and has helped more than 200 heroes this year alone. OBA President Kimberly Hays said, “The bar association has 657 volunteer attorneys from…

Continue reading...