Jones

Laurie W. Jones

Professor Emeritus
Legal Research & Writing Professor

ljones@okcu.edu


Courses:
Legal Research and Writing
Appellate Advocacy
Legal Method
Street Law
Forensic Evidence in the Courtroom
Evidence in Practice
Seminar: District Court Judges’ Bench Book
Seminar: District Court Judges’ Domestic Violence Bench Book


Education:
University of California, Davis
B.A., Oklahoma State University
J.D., University of Oklahoma


Bio:
Professor Jones served as a judicial intern at the Oklahoma Supreme Court; was a shareholder and partner at Fenton, Fenton, Smith, Reneau and Moon, an Oklahoma City insurance defense civil trial and appellate litigation firm; and was a founding member of the firm of Welch, Jones and Smith.

As a trial and appellate lawyer, she litigated cases at all levels of state and federal courts, including the United States Supreme Court. She is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Western, Eastern, and Northern Districts of Oklahoma, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court, and is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and Maine State Bar Association. She also served as Oklahoma City University School of Law’s Pro Bono and Public Interest Law Coordinator and coached the Frederick Douglass Moot Court Team and the Constance Baker Motley Mock Trial team.