Laurie W. Jones
Associate Dean for Admissions
Legal Research & Writing Professor
Legal Research and Writing
Forensic Evidence in the Courtroom
University of California, Davis
B.A., Oklahoma State University
J.D., University of Oklahoma
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.
With more than twenty-five years of trial and appellate experience, she has 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. She also served as Oklahoma City University School of Law’s Pro Bono and Public Interest Law Coordinator and coaches the Constance Baker Motley Mock Trial team.