Lee F. Peoples

Associate Dean of Library and Technology
Frederick Charles Hicks Professor of Law

(405) 208-5440

Oklahoma Legal Research for Practice
Norick Municipal Law Research Clinic

B.A., University of Oklahoma
J.D., University of Oklahoma
M.L.I.S., University of Oklahoma

Office Hours:
By appointment.

Professor Peoples’ research and scholarship is focused on tort law and the intersection of law and technology. He has published articles, books, and book chapters on these topics. He served as the School of Law’s Interim Dean for the 2018 academic year. He founded the School’s Norick Municipal Law Research Clinic, the first of its kind in the nation.  He is a co-founding editor of the Legal Information and Technology eJournal and is an editorial board member of Legal Information Review. He teaches the Norick Municipal Law Research Clinic, advanced legal research classes and is a frequent lecturer in law school classes. Professor Peoples is active in professional organizations including the American Association of Law Libraries and Association of American Law Schools. He has served as president of the Mid-America Association of Law Libraries and the Mid-America Law Library Consortium. Professor Peoples is active in his local community and currently serves as President of the Midtown Association and vice-chair of the City of Oklahoma City’s Urban Design Commission. He is a member of the Oklahoma City Business Improvement District Board and the Oklahoma Access to Justice Commission. Before joining the faculty, Professor Peoples practiced law in Oklahoma City. He is admitted to practice in the State of Oklahoma, Western District of Oklahoma, and Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals.