Archived Press Releases 2017-10-20T09:44:28+00:00

Archived Press Releases


GableGotwals Named 8th in Top Place to Work in Oklahoma

Philip Hixon Selected for Leadership Role in Healthcare Community

GableGotwals Ranked in 2017 “Best Law Firm” by Best Lawyers®

GableGotwals Recognized by Benchmark Litigation as a “Highly Recommended Firm”

Oklahoma Super Lawyers Names 47 GableGotwals Attorneys to List and Four Attorneys to the Top 50 List

At The Podium: GableGotwals Attorneys Presenting in the Community

Emerging Risks-Effective Solutions – Free Employment Law Seminar

GableGotwals Welcomes Lauren Oldham as an Associate Attorney in the Firm’s Tulsa Office

GableGotwals Welcomes Katherine E. McDonald as an Associate Attorney in the Firm’s Tulsa office

GableGotwals Welcomes Samuel P. Clancy as an Associate Attorney in the Firm’s Tulsa Office

Best Lawyers Names 50 GableGotwals Attorneys to List

Thirteen GableGotwals Attorneys Receive 2017 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” Award

GableGotwals Welcomes Craig Marshall Regens as a New Associate Attorney in the Firms Oklahoma City Office

Amy Stipe Named in “Top 250 Women in Litigation” by Benchmark Litigation

FLSA: Are you ready for the new salary level test? Free Webinar

Chambers USA Recognizes 14 Attorneys and the Firm Overall

GableGotwals Welcomes Nick Merkley as a New Shareholder in the Firm’s Oklahoma City Office

Chris Thrutchley Named Oklahoma’s AAA Employment Arbitrator

Attorney David McKinney to Hold Signing of New Children’s Book

Jeffrey A. Curran Named President of the Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital Board of Directors

2016 Officers and Directors for GableGotwals Announced

Free Webinar: New Decisions and Pronouncements Affecting All Employers in Big Ways

Free Webinar Offered for CBAO Members: Data Security in the Trenches–How to Equip Your Employees as the First Line of Defense (And Keep Them That Way)

Chris Thrutchley joins GableGotwals as a new shareholder in the Tulsa office in the area of Labor and Employment Law

GableGotwals Welcomes Philip A. Schovanec as a Shareholder in the Oklahoma City Office

GableGotwals is Pleased to Announce Four New Shareholders in the Firm


Law Firm Adopts Angel Tree Family

Sidney Dunagan Awarded the Outstanding Senior Alumni Award by the University of Tulsa Law School

Renée DeMoss Receives the Neil E. Bogan Professionalism Award at the Oklahoma Bar Association’s Annual Meeting

GableGotwals Recognized by Benchmark Litigation as a “Highly Recommended Firm”

GableGotwals ranked in 2016 “Best Law Firms” in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

At The Podium: GableGotwals Lawyers Speaking to Professional Groups and Clients throughout the State

Phillip Hixon appointed Tulsa County Bar Association Health Law Section co-chair

GableGotwals welcomes James M. Scears as a new associate in the Tulsa office

Oklahoma Super Lawyers Names 46 GableGotwals Attorneys to List and Four Attorneys to the Top 50 List

GableGotwals Hosts Employment Law Seminar: Emerging Rules, Evolving Technology and Effective Solutions

GableGotwals formalizes Cybersecurity and Data Privacy practice area

Craig A. Fitzgerald Named Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America

GableGotwals Opens New Office in Texas

GableGotwals Hosts Webinar Addressing Exempt and Non-Exempt Employee Classification

51 GableGotwals Attorneys Named to 2016 Best Lawyers® in America List

Best Lawyers® in America Names Nine GableGotwals Attorneys as Lawyer of the Year

Graydon D. Luthey, Jr. Speaks to Several Indian Associations Regarding Gaming and the State Compact

GableGotwals Attorney James M. Sturdivant Inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers

GableGotwals Named As One Of Oklahoma’s Best Law Firms By Oklahoma Magazine Readers

Attorney David McKinney publishes the first in a series of children’s books on Aaron the Aardvark

GableGotwals named Best for Business Litigation – Oklahoma in the 2015 M&A Awards

Graydon D. Luthey, Jr. Named Business Litigation Lawyer of the Year – Oklahoma

Susan Jordan Recognized in Nation’s Top One Percent by National Association of Distinguished Counsel

Chambers USA Recognizes 14 Attorneys and the Firm Overall

GableGotwals Lawyers to Speak to State and National Groups on Energy, Internet Gaming and HealthCare Law

GableGotwals Named “Best for Bet-the-Company Litigation – USA” by Acquisition International.

Renee Demoss concludes successful term as Oklahoma Bar Association president.

GableGotwals lawyers speak to state and national groups.

Casey Cooper joins GableGotwals.

GableGotwals Announces the 2015 Slate of Officers and Directors.

GableGotwals is pleased to welcome Steve Adams, John Russell and Ryan Pittman to the Tulsa office and Jay Walters to the Oklahoma City office.

GableGotwals is pleased to name five new Shareholders in the Firm.


Deborah Shallcross included as 100 Women of Moxie by the YWCA.

GableGotwals Wins Employee’s Choice Awards: Tulsa’s Best Places to Work.

Gable Attorneys Speak to Groups on Water, Title Examination and Open Meetings/Open Records.

Crude Oil Pipeline Transaction.

Benchmark Litigation names GableGotwals a “Highly Recommended Firm” and recognizes twelve GableGotwals attorneys.

GableGotwals Named 2015 “Best Law Firm” by Best Lawyers

GableGotwals welcomes Joshua Merrill and Michael Lambert as new Associate attorneys.

GableGotwals Attorneys Speak to Various Groups.

Philip Hixon elected as Vice Chair of the Will Rogers Memorial Commission.

Jake Krattiger, attorney with GableGotwals, Honored at 30/30 NextGen Awards.

Oklahoma Super Lawyers Names 38 GableGotwals Attorneys to List and three attorneys to the Top 50 List.

GableGotwals Named to Best Places to Work in Oklahoma for Fifth Year.

Employee Relations Seminar: What’s new, what’s changed and what’s on the horizon?

Oliver Howard Inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.

GableGotwals to offer banking compliance support line to Community Bankers Association of Oklahoma (the “CBAO”).

Best Lawyers® in America Names Thirteen GableGotwals Attorneys as Lawyer of the Year.

Forty-four GableGotwals Attorneys Named to 2015 Best Lawyers® in America List

Three GableGotwals attorneys to speak at energy conference.

Sid Swinson Authors Article in Consumer Finance Law Quarterly Report.

Major Litigation Victory for Superior Pipeline Company.

GableGotwals Named 2014 M&A Award Winners.

GableGotwals Attorneys Speak to Area Groups.

Chambers USA Recognizes 10 attorneys and the Firm Overall.

Several GableGotwals attorneys have recently presented in the community and across the country.

Leo J. Portman Joins GableGotwals as an Of Counsel Attorney in the Oklahoma City office.

Rex E. Herren Joins GableGotwals as an Of Counsel Attorney in the Oklahoma City Office.

GableGotwals Receives Litigator of the Year Award for Oklahoma by Acquisition International.

Invest in leadership training for girls. Tulsa World Editorial by Erin Dailey.

Graydon Dean Luthey, Jr. to discuss Bay Mills: Will the Supreme Court Limit Tribal Sovereign Immunity on April 21.

GableGotwals attorney Timothy Carney Speaks at the Southwest Benefits Association’s Plan Administrator’s Skills Workshop.

Patent Attorney by Day. Musician by Night.

GableGotwals attorney Graydon D. Luthey, Jr., Speaks at American Bar Association’s Gaming Law Minefield Institute.

2014 Go-To-Firm for the Top 500 Companies.

Timothy A. Carney and Lori Sears Selected as 2013 Power Attorney and Legal Professional.

GableGotwals Announces the 2014 Slate of Officers and Directors.

GableGotwals Attorney Sworn In by Oklahoma Supreme Court as OBA President.

GableGotwals is pleased to name Paul Rossler and Greg Metcalfe as Shareholders in the Firm.

GableGotwals welcomes the attorneys and staff of the Glass Law Firm.


GableGotwals Recognized by The Oklahoman as a 2013 Top Workplace

GableGotwals Recognized by Oklahoma Business Ethics Consortium.

Mia Vahlberg Presents on Employment Law to Oklahoma Engineers.

Steven L. Barghols Recognized as AAA Neutrals panel member in good standing on the American Arbitration Association’s® Roster of Arbitrators and Mediators.

Oklahoma Super Lawyers Names 37 GableGotwals Attorneys with Four in the State’s Top 50 and a Top 25 Woman.

Adam Doverspike Recognized by TYPros.

GableGotwals has been ranked in the 2014 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® regionally in 58 practice areas.

Affordable Care Act: Individual Health Care Coverage Responsibility in 2014.

Sid Swinson Chosen as 2013 Men of Distinction Honoree

GableGotwals welcomes Sara E. Barry as a new Of Counsel Attorney in the Tulsa office

GableGotwals receives 2013 Oklahoma Excellence Award.

GableGotwals welcomes Elizabeth F. Cooper as a new Associate attorney in the Oklahoma City office.

GableGotwals welcomes Adam C. Doverspike as a new Associate attorney in the Tulsa office.

GableGotwals Named in Top Five Best Places to Work for Businesses with 65-200 Employees

Forty-two GableGotwals attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2014

Ten GableGotwals Attorneys Named 2014 Best Lawyers in America “Lawyers of the Year”

Hospital Call Changes Lawyer’s Role to Priest.

Three GG lawyers selected for OBA Leadership Academy

GableGotwals Helps Host Turkish Legal Delegation

Dean Luthey Presents on Appellate Law to Oklahoma Supreme Court Justices and Civil Court Judges

Upcoming Seminar on Human Resources Law: What You Need to Know Now

GableGotwals Named 2013 Best Law Firm by Oklahoma Magazine

GableGotwals Named Litigation Law Firm of the Year–Oklahoma by Acquisition International M&A Awards

GableGotwals Named finalist for Employee Choice Awards: Tulsa’s Best Places to Work

Top 10 Considerations for Oil and Gas Asset Transfers

Oklahoma Capital Gains Update

GableGotwals welcomes Dean Couch as a new Of Counsel attorney in the firm’s Oklahoma City office

GableGotwals Selected as 2013 Casinos and Gambling Law Firm of the Year–USA

Oklahoma Supreme Court Strikes Down Tort Reform

PPACA/HIPAA Wellness Programs and Rewards Final Regulations Issued

Robert J. Getchell appointed to the Oklahoma Abstractors Board

Dean Luthey Featured Speaker on Indian Gaming and Honored for paper on the Tribal Gaming Compact

Amending the Oklahoma Model Tribal Gaming Compact

Chambers USA names nine GableGotwals Lawyers as 2013 ‘Leaders In Their Field’

Taxpayer Appeal Rights Expanded in Oklahoma

2013 Go-To Law Firm for the Top 500 Companies

Thirty-Seven GableGotwals Attorneys Named as 2013 Oklahoma’s Top Rated Lawyers

GableGotwals Named Oklahoma’s #1 Place to Work in Oklahoma

Ron Ricketts Inducted to Academy of Court Appointed Masters

David Bryant named 2013 Power Attorney

Oklahoma Banks: Your Loan Officer May Not Be Exempt Under the FLSA.

Erin Dailey Named to 2013 Class of Outstanding Young Professionals.

Non-Compete Agreements Must Be Narrowly Drafted.

GableGotwals welcomes G. Blaine Schwabe, III as a new Of Counsel attorney in the Oklahoma City office.

GableGotwals welcomes Robert J. Getchell as a new Of Counsel attorney in the Tulsa office.

Benchmark Litigation Recognizes the Firm and Six GableGotwals Attorneys.

GableGotwals Attorneys Recognized as Fellows of the American Bar Foundation.

Cost to reinstate discrimination plaintiff can establish amount in controversy for removal based on diversity.

Oklahoma Capital Gains Deduction Held Unconstitutional.

FTC Announces Revised 2013 Thresholds for HSR Notification

Federal Appeals Court Interprets Section 16(b)’s Short-Swing Profits Rule Not Applicable to Trades Between Different Types of Equity Securities

GableGotwals Announces the 2013 Slate of Officers and Directors for the Firm.

Dean Luthey Elected to Membership in International Gaming Law.

Oklahoma Supreme Court Addresses Misrepresentation Statute.

Federal Income and Estate Tax Legislation: American Taxpayer Relief Act.

Gable Gotwals Named as 2013 U.S. Top Ranked Law Firms.

GableGotwals Selected as “Go-To” Firm.