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Liz received her Juris Doctor from Oklahoma City University School of Law, where she received honors from the National Association of Women Lawyers and the Oklahoma Bar Association. She also earned top student awards in Civil Procedure I, Legal Profession, State and Local Government, Constitutional Law II, Consumer Bankruptcy, Legislation, Environmental Law, Wills, Trusts and Estates, and Antitrust II. In addition, Liz holds a bachelor’s degree in vocal music from Cameron University School of Music in Lawton, Oklahoma.

Active in both her local community and legal industry, Liz serves as a Board Member for Blanchard Public Schools.  Liz also sits on the Board of Directors for the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) of Oklahoma City. In addition, she is an active member of the American, Federal, Oklahoma and Oklahoma County Bar Associations. Liz was honored for her service to the community with the Oklahoma County Bar Association Pro Bono Award in June 2016. She was also named a Rising Star by Oklahoma Super Lawyers, 2015 – 2018.  In 2018, Liz was listed in Oklahoma Magazine’s 2018 class of 40 Under 40 honorees.

Education

Oklahoma City University School of Law
Oklahoma City, OK
J.D., 2011
Honors:
Summa Cum Laude
National Association of Women Lawyers "Outstanding Graduate Award"
Oklahoma Bar Association "Excellence in Bankruptcy Law Award"
Dean's Legal Ethics Award
Dean's List
Managing Editor's Award, OCU Law Review 2011
Faculty Honor Roll
CALI Awards
Staff Editor, Oklahoma City University Law Review
Member, William J. Holloway, Jr. Inn of Court
Member, Public Interest Law Group and Merit Scholars

Cameron University School of Music
Lawton, OK
B.A., Vocal Music, 2005
Honors:
Magna Cum Laude
Phi Kappa Lambda and Phi Kappa Phi Academic Honor Societies

Professional Associations/Memberships

  • International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation- Oklahoma Chapter, Chair

  • American Bar Association, Member

  • Federal Bar Association, Member

  • Oklahoma Bar Association, Member

Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, "Fair Lending Issues", Oklahoma Bankers Association, June 2016, Tulsa, OK

  • Speaker, "Current Litigation Trends," Oklahoma Bankers Association Leadership Forum and Annual Convention, May 19, 2015, Oklahoma City, OK

  • Speaker, "Oklahoma Foreclosures and Workouts", National Business Institute Seminar, December 12, 2013, Oklahoma City, OK

Classes Taught

  • Oklahoma City University School of Law, Adjunct Professor, Civil Procedure

Community Involvement

  • YWCA of Oklahoma City Board of Directors, Member

  • Blanchard Public Schools Board Member