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1100 ONEOK Plaza
100 West Fifth Street
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74103-4217Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 918-595-4800
Fax: 918-595-4990
E-Mail: mbogle@gablelaw.com
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Practice Areas
  • Health Care
  • Intellectual Property
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Labor and Employment
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
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About Us
GableGotwals is a full-service law firm of over 90 attorneys representing a diversified client base across the nation. Though Oklahoma-based, our connections and reach are global. Fortune 500 corporations, entrepreneurs, privately owned companies, foundations and individuals entrust us every day with the stewardship and strategic management of their legal challenges.

GableGotwals is well known for its high quality legal services provided by a highly experienced group of litigators and transactional attorneys who have been recognized by Chambers USA, Best Lawyers In America, Oklahoma Super Lawyers and a number of federal, state and county bar associations.

The firm's success can be attributed to hard work, dedication to client service, and an atmosphere of integrity and respect for one another. GableGotwals is the only law firm named as one of the “Best Places to Work in Oklahoma.” This carries over into all the firm’s client relationships.

GableGotwals takes pride in the dedicated attorneys working for our firm. Many of our attorneys have been recognized by local, state and national organizations for their outstanding work within the legal community as well as for their philanthropic service.

GableGotwals believes the most important thing it can do is give back to our communities. Our attorneys and staff members volunteer time and resources to civic organizations as well as pro bono cases. The firm also contributes financially to a number of organizations.

With offices in Oklahoma City and Tulsa, GableGotwals is one of the largest law firms in the state of Oklahoma. Our central location allows our attorneys to work with clients across the state and nation.
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Additional Locations
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Fifteenth Floor, One Leadership Square
211 North Robinson
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102-7255
Telephone: 405-235-5500
Fax: 405-235-2875
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
Aetna Health Inc.Aetna Life Insurance Company
Colony Insurance CompanyHartford Life and Accident Insurance Company
John Hancock Life Insurance CompanyMetropolitan Life Insurance Company
The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance CompanyOhio National Financial Services
Principal Life Insurance CompanyPrudential Insurance Company of America
Torchmark CorporationTravelers Indemnity Group
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Insurance Practice Members
Steven J. Adams
Tulsa, OK
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1979
  • Idaho, 2008
Steve is a former Oklahoma District Court judge and has worked as a trial lawyer in complex civil litigation in state and federal courts and before regulatory bodies. He brings wide-ranging experience in civil matters, including class actions, energy, insurance, environmental law and commercial law.

Education:
  • Oklahoma State University, B.S., 1976
  • The University of Tulsa, J.D., 1979
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Mia Vahlberg
Tulsa, OK
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 2004
Mia Vahlberg is an experienced commercial litigator with a proven track record. Her practice includes disputes related to oil and gas exploration and marketing, class actions, insurance coverage, minority shareholder claims, trade secrets, construction, trusts and probate.
Education:
  • The University of Oklahoma, B.B.A., 1979
  • The University of Tulsa College of Law, J.D. (with highest honors), 2004
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John D. Russell
Tulsa, OK
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1988
  • U.S. Tax Court
John Russell is an experienced commercial litigator who has substantial experience in commercial litigation, including securities, fraud, class action, insurance, and antitrust matters, and also in representing companies in civil litigation arising out of government investigations. He has conducted internal investigations for a variety of private and public companies on matters including corporate and accounting fraud, securities fraud, health care fraud, tax fraud, lending practice violations, environmental violations and public corruption.


Education:
  • Oklahoma State University, B.S., 1985
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D., 1988
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Philip D. Hixon
Tulsa, OK
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 2001
Philip Hixon has more than 15 years of litigation experience representing the interests of clients in a variety of legal matters including construction, environment, insurance, health care, general litigation and appellant review of the same. Philip also advises clients on contract and HIPAA issues.
Education:
  • University of Central Oklahoma, B.B.A. (summa cum laude), 1990
  • Oklahoma City University, M.B.A. (with high honors), 1992
  • Oklahoma City University, J.D. (summa cum laude), 2001
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David Keglovits
Tulsa, OK
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1990
David Keglovits has handled all types of commercial and financial disputes. He appears regularly before the Oklahoma Corporation Commission in public utility rate-making cases. David serves on the Oklahoma Bar Association's Civil Procedure and Evidence Code Committee and on the Admissions and Grievance Committee of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma.
Education:
  • University of Notre Dame, B.S. Accounting, 1985
  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1990
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Craig Fitzgerald
Tulsa, OK
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1992
An experienced trial attorney, Craig has litigated a wide range of issues including intellectual property, products liability defense, business torts, first amendment law, right of publicity, qui tam litigation, insurance law, antitrust law, wind law, energy law and securities fraud. He has handled a number of high-stakes, complex business litigation matters in state and federal courts, while representing a diverse client base.
Education:
  • Oklahoma Christian College, B.S., 1989
  • Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 1992
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Articles
New Requirements Under the Affordable Care: W-2 Reporting and FAS Limit

Oklahoma Supreme Court Addresses Misrepresentation Statute

PPCA/HIPAA Wellness Programs and Rewards Final Regulations Issued
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