News & Announcements

Join us for continuing events hosted throughout program year 2017-2018.  View the Calendar of Events for upcoming CLE programs.

FBA-OKC presents The Role of the Magistrate Judge on April 11, 2017

Please join the Oklahoma City Chapter for a presentation by four U.S. Magistrate Judges on what magistrate judges do, including explaining pre-trial felony hearings, search warrant applications, prisoner appeals, settlement conferences etc. Read More

FBA-OKC April Social Gathering on April 11, 2017

Please join the Oklahoma City Chapter for a social gathering on the patio of Blu in Norman. This event follows the Law Student Division's Programming of "The Role of the Magistrate Judge." We invite all Law Student Division Members and encourage any mentoring pairs to join as well. Read More

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

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

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

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!

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

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

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

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