Partner - W. Joe Pickard

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Practice Areas

  •  Medical Malpractice Defense              
  •  General Civil Litigation
  •  Automobile and Trucking Liability
  •  Construction Liability

(J.D., University of Oklahoma, 2002). Joe joined the firm in 2020 after a successful 16 year civil practice where he represented Defendants in a wide variety of claims. His diverse insurance defense practice has included a large volume of cases involving the defense of physicians and hospitals. In addition to his trial work related to Medical Malpractice claims, Joe has successfully defended numerous Automobile and Trucking liability cases as well as Construction Defect cases at trial. 

Prior to his civil practice, Joe spent two years trying criminal cases as a felony prosecutor at the Tulsa County District Attorney’s Office. 

Joe has presented at a variety of speaking engagements including: Oklahoma Society for Healthcare Quality & Risk Managers - Encountering Diversity: Avoiding Liability While Treating a Diverse Population. American Conference Institute – Obstetric Malpractice - Electronic Records and Audit Trails: The Benefits and Dangers of a Paperless System. Oklahoma Bar Association – Malpractice 101 for the Defense.