News & Announcements

Join us for continuing events hosted throughout program year 2016-2017.  View the Calendar of Events for upcoming CLE programs.

2016 Holloway Scholars Program Application Now Available and Due by October 3, 2016

08/27/2016
Law students who have completed at least one year of academic course work in a Juris Doctor program at an ABA-accredited law school within the Western District of Oklahoma are eligible to apply for the 2016 Holloway Scholars Program. Holloway Scholars Program applicants must also be law student associate members of the Federal Bar Association by the date of application submission. Each Holloway Scholar recipient will receive an award of at least $1,500. Read More

Justice Antonin Scalia: The Justice and The Man

08/22/2016
Lunch program on Justice Scalia presented by the Honorable Jeff Sutton, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and Paul Cappuccio, General Counsel Time Warner.
Friday, September 30, 2016, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Petroleum Club, 34th Floor, Oklahoma City Read More

Employment Law in a Nutshell: 3 Hour CLE

08/22/2016
FBA Labor and Employment Law Section's Traveling CLE
September 23, 2016
1:30 PM - 4:45 PM
William J. Holloway, Jr. Federal Courthouse Read More

Mentoring Program Meeting: Mediation, Settlement Conferences, and Negotiation

08/22/2016
Mentoring Program Meeting
September 8, 2016
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
William J. Holloway, Jr. Federal Courthouse
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Brown Bag Lunches Have Returned!

06/08/2016
The FBA-OKC Chapter is pleased to announce a new installment of the popular Brown Bag Lunches featuring federal judges in the Western District of Oklahoma. The June brown bag lunches will feature U.S. District Judge Timothy DeGiusti on June 21, 2016 (open to law student members of the FBA), and U.S. Magistrate Judge Bernard Jones on June 29, 2016 (open to FBA members). They will be from 12-1 p.m. at the William J. Holloway, Jr. U.S. Courthouse. Read More

FBA-OKC Chapter Election Notice for June 23, 2016

06/08/2016
A membership meeting will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 23, 2016, for purpose of electing Officers and Directors for the upcoming year. The meeting will be held in the Magistrate Judge's conference room, Room 1303, at the William J. Holloway, Jr. United States Courthouse, 200 N.W. 4th Street, Oklahoma City. Click for more details including the Slate of Proposed Officers and Board Members. Read More

Save the Date! December 1, 2016 will be the 11th Annual Holloway Lecture

06/08/2016
Mark your calendars for the Eleventh Annual William J. Holloway, Jr. Lecture, which will be Thursday, December 1, 2016, at 5:30 p.m. featuring Justice Goodwin Liu, Associate Justice of the California Supreme Court. Read More

March 3, 2016 CLE Materials

02/28/2016
The OKC-FBA is offering a free CLE program (1.5 hours) on Thursday, March 3, 2016 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the Ceremonial Courtroom of the William J. Holloway, Jr. Courthouse, with a reception to follow. The program features Dean Valerie Couch (OCU Law), Dean Lyn Entzeroth (Tulsa College of Law), and Dean Joseph Harroz, Jr. (OU College of Law), and will be moderated by U.S. Magistrate Judge Suzanne Mitchell. Read More

Apply to be a 2016 Mentee with the OKC-FBA Mentorship Program

01/20/2016
Applications for mentees for the 2016 OKC-FBA Mentorship Program are now available. For more details, please see the "Mentorship Program" tab to the left. Applications are due on Friday, January 29, 2016. Read More

Mentee Applications for Mentorship Program due on January 29, 2016

01/20/2016
The OKC Chapter of the FBA is pleased to release the Mentee Application for its 2016 Mentorship Program. Applications are due Friday, January 29, 2016. If you are a member of the OKC Chapter of the FBA and have been a member of the Bar of the State of Oklahoma for less than 5 years, please apply. The Mentorship Program is a one-year program designed to teach new federal practitioners the ropes of federal legal practice in the Western District of Oklahoma. Read More