J. William Conger




Bill Conger

Of Counsel (Founding Partner):

Hartzog Conger Cason & Neville
201 Robert S. Kerr, Suite 1600
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102
E-mail:¬ Bill Conger
Phone: (405) 235-7000

  • Trial Advocacy
  • Introduction to Legal Practice
  • Complex Litigation

B.A., Oklahoma University

Louisiana State University School of Law (1967-68)

J.D., Oklahoma University School of Law


General Counsel Emeritus

Distinguished Lecturer in Law

Distinguished Lecturer in Law, Oklahoma City University School of Law

Professor of the Year – 2004-2005


American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
Oklahoma Bar Association
Oklahoma County Bar Association, Recipient


Admitted to practice in State of Oklahoma
United States District Court for the Western, Northern and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma
10th Circuit Court of Appeals

Bar Activities:

Oklahoma Bar Association, President Elect ( 2007 )
Member, Board of Governors (2003-2005)
Recipient, John E. Shipp Award for Ethics – 2004
Recipient, President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the Oklahoma Bar Association Р2004
Member, Access to Justice Commission (2005-Present)
Chair, OBA Task Force on Tort Reform (2004)
Vice Chairman, Bench & Bar Committee (2005-Present)
Member, Building Facilities Committee
Member, Access to Justice Committee
Member, Work/Life Balance Task Force
Member, Law Related Education Committee

Oklahoma County Bar Association
Past President (2000-2001)
Former Director (two terms)
Former Chair – Law Day Committee
Former Chair – Fee Grievance & Ethics Committee
Former Chair – Legal Aid Fundraising Drive (2002)
Member – Task Force for Work/Life Balance
Delegate – Oklahoma Bar Association
Former Member of numerous County Bar Committees
Professionalism Award (2004)

Oklahoma Bar Foundation
Trustee (2003-Present)


Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
Fellow, American Bar Foundation
Trustee and Benefactor Fellow, Oklahoma Bar Foundation

Master Emeritus William J. Holloway, Jr. American Inn of Court
Past President
Past Counselor
Former Member of Executive Committee
Recipient, Presidents Award – 1999
Recipient, Service Award – 2000
Recipient, Presidents Award – 2001
Recipient, Professionalism Award – 2002


The Best Lawyers in America (Business Litigation)

Recipient of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers Commendation Award

Civic Activities:

Past President, Board of Trustees – Heritage Hall School
Past Trustee – Heritage Hall School
Former Director – Speck Home for Boys
Member – Oklahoma Museum of Art Legacy Campaign

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