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Career History
2004-2005, Albert and McKenzie, Oklahoma City, Ok. Criminal trial practice.

2000-2004, Assistant Oklahoma County Public Defender. Felony trial lawyer.

1993-2000, Solo Practice, Oklahoma City, Ok. Practice, included both civil and criminal trail work, first amendment litigation and workers' compensation defense.

1989-1993, J.W. Coyle, III, Inc.  Duties included criminal defense, first amendment litigation on behalf of adult bookstores, adult magazines, erotic gentlement's clubs and their employees and workers' compensation defense.
 1988-1989, Assistant City Attorney, Moore, Ok.  Duties included municipal prosecutions, forming and drafting legal opinions and athe defense of civil lawsuits against the city, its official and employees.
1986-1988, Legal Intern, Sherman, Pool, Coldiron and Blankenship.  Duties included drafting of motions, municpal prosecutions, legal research and writing in the area of munisipal government law.

Teaching Experience

Program Planner, Speaker and Member of the Poroecution Team, "The Second Annual Learning From the Oklahoma Criminal Jury Trial Masters-Advanced Criminal Jury Trial Techniques-LIVE-Mock Jury Trual by OCDLA Clarence Darrow Award Recipients--The Jury Trial of James Leroy Green, II" Oklahoma Bar Association, CLE, Tulsa, Oklahoma, December 2011.

Materials Author, "Defending the Falsely Accused: The Power of Accusation in Domestic Violence Cases." oklahoma Bar Association Webcast, November 2011.

Speaker, "2404 B Evidence and Jury Sentencing: A Constitution Crisis", 2011 Oklahoma Bar Convention, Tulsa, November 2011.

Program Planner and Speaker, "United States Supreme Court Update: The Confrontation Clause of the Sith Amendment and its Applications in Oklahoma State Court Proceedings." An Oklahoma Bar Association Webcst, August 30, 2011.

Speaker, Pratrick Williams Oklahoma Criminal Defense Institute, "Cross-Examination of the Sane Nurse, " June 2011

Program Planner and Speaker, "Maximizing Your Courtroom Firepower: What They Did Not Teach You in Law School Evidence Class, " Tulsa and Oklahoma City, CLE, Oklahoma Bar Association, May 2011.

Program Planner, Speaker adn Defense Team Member, "Learning from the  Oklahoma Criminal Jury Trial Masters-Advanced Criminal Jury Trial Techniques--Presented by OCDLA Clarence Darow Award Recipiencts, " Oklahoma Bar Association, CLE, Tulsa  and Oklahoma City, April 2009.

Speaker, "Witness Preparation, " Oklahoma Bar Association, CLE, January 2008.

Speaker, "Effective Voir Dire When Your Defense is Going to be Presented Through Cross-Examination, " Oklahoma Bar Association, CLE, March 2007, and to the Oklahoma Department of Labor, Legal Division, Spring 2007.

Speaker, " Opening Statements: The Art of Telling Your Client's Story, " In-House CLE, Office of the Public Defender of Oklahoma County, Spring 2007.

Speaker, "The Art of Jury Selection", Oklahoma Bar Association Annual Convention, November 2002

Guest speaker, Criminal Law and Procedure, University of Central Oklahoma.

Program Planner and Ethics Speaker, "To Testify or Not to Testify That is the Question. 'Tis it More Noble to Suffer the Slings and Arrows of Outrageous Cross-Examination?" Tulsa and Oklahoma City, CLE, Oklahoma Bar Association, May 2012.

Program Planner, Speaker and Trial Judge, "The Third Annual Learning From the Oklahoma Criminal Jury Trial masters-Advanced Criminal Jury Trial Techniques-LIVE-Mock Jury Trial bu OCDLA Clarence Darrow Award Recipients." Oklahoma Bar Association CLE, December 2012.