Travis Jett is a shareholder in the Oklahoma City office of GableGotwals. His practice ranges from representing clients in appellate matters to conducting internal investigations. With a focus on both civil and criminal litigation, he has appeared before various administrative agencies and has expertise in election and campaign finance law.
Travis was recently named a Future Star by Benchmark Litigation and has been named a Rising Star in Business Litigation by Super Lawyers. He was also recognized by iON OK “30 Under 30 Next Gen” in 2013.
Travis is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C., where he served as editor-in-chief of the Georgetown Journal of Law and Public Policy. He worked as a law clerk for the Senate Judiciary Committee during his third year of law school. Travis received his undergraduate degree from Oklahoma State University (OSU) in Agribusiness and served as the National FFA President.
Travis’ recent experience:
- In re Initiative Petition No. 420, 2020 OK 10, 458 P.3d 1080 (successfully challenging the improper gist of an initiative petition).
- Institute for Responsible Alcohol Policy v. Oklahoma ex rel. ABLE, 2020 OK 5, 457 P.3d 1050 (successfully challenging an unconstitutional alcohol regulation statute).
- Housing Authority of Kaw Tribe v. Hensley, No. 116,614 (Okla. Civ. App. 2020) (reversing temporary injunction against tribal officials due to tribal sovereign immunity).
- CompSource Mutual Ins. Co. v. Okla. Tax Comm’n., 2018 OK 54, 435 P.3d 90 (successfully representing an insurer who had been denied tax rebate).
- Oklahoma Ass’n of Optometric Physicians v. Raper, 2018 OK 13, 412 P.3d 1160 (successfully defending the constitutionality of an initiative petition).
- OCPA Impact, Inc. v. Sheehan, 2016 OK 84, 377 P.3d 138 (successfully challenged ballot title of an initiative petition.
- Tulsa Stockyards, Inc. v. Clark, 2014 OK 14, ___ P.3d ____ (successfully defending the constitutionality of the CompSource Mutual Insurance Company Act).
- Coates v. Fallin, 2013 OK 108, 316 P.3d 924 (successfully defending a Single-Subject Rule challenge to the Administrative Workers’ Compensation Act).
- Appeared and argued before the Oklahoma Supreme Court.
- Negotiated the settlement of a multi-million dollar class action after multiple-day class certification hearing.
- Represented parties in tribal dispute in Oklahoma state court.
- Represented numerous white-collar defendants in settlements with federal and state prosecutors.
- Represented multiple targets of grand jury investigations.
- In re Culver (Okla. Stat. Election Bd. 2016) (successfully defended residency challenge before state election board).
- Hamburger v. Custer County Election Board, No. 110752 (Okla. Sup. Ct. 2012) (successfully defending a residency challenge for a candidate for public office).
- Arthrell v. Cantrell, No. 110590 (Okla. Sup. Ct. 2012) (successfully represented a state representative in an election dispute).
- In re Roberts, CV-2012-1357 (Cleveland Co. Okla. 2012) (representing the prevailing party in an election recount).
- Successfully defended a voter under criminal investigation for voter fraud.
- Served as Oklahoma counsel to 2016 presidential campaign.
- Served as counsel to a state question in the 2016 election cycle.
- Formed multiple political action committees.
- Represented multiple parties before state agencies including the Oklahoma Tax Commission, Oklahoma Board of Pharmacy, Oklahoma Department of Health, and the Oklahoma Secretary of State.