For ninth consecutive years, they are listed in the Super Lawyers.
For the ninth consecutive year Terry West and Brad West of Shawnee’s The West Law Firm have been selected for the national “Super Lawyers” list, an annual listing of top lawyers comprised of no more than five percent of the practicing attorneys in Oklahoma and in each state throughout the U.S.
Super Lawyers is a nationally recognized professional survey and ranking service of accomplished attorneys in more than 70 practice areas who have achieved a high degree of peer recognition and professionalism. These annual selections are made using an in-depth, multi-phase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an evaluation of nominees in each state and peer reviews in each practice area.
Terry West, managing partner of The West Law Firm, has been recognized in the annual Super Lawyers in Oklahoma listing since 2006 and he has also been listed in the “Top 50 Super Lawyers in Oklahoma” for the years: 2006, 2007, 2011 and 2012.
A trial lawyer for more than 40 years, West focuses his practice on personal injury representation including: products liability, medical malpractice and auto/truck collisions. He has been an active member of the Oklahoma Bar Association (OBA), the Oklahoma Association for Justice (formerly the Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association) and the American Association for Justice (AAJ).
He served as the president of the Oklahoma Association of Justice (OAJ) in 1973 and 1988. West has also been active in community service throughout his career, working at the local level with The Salvation Army, the Boy Scouts of America and the March of Dimes. For more than 20 years he has been a board member with Sarkeys Foundation, an Oklahoma non-profit institution that has contributed more than $96 million to public service organizations in Oklahoma. West earned an LL.B. from the University of Tulsa, College of Law.
Brad West, a partner with The West Law Firm, has also been included in the “Super Lawyers in Oklahoma” list since 2006. He has been associated with the firm for almost 25 years, focusing his practice on plaintiff law, including: medical malpractice, product liability, truck collisions and class actions. West is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Oklahoma Association for Justice, serving as the OAJ President in 2006.
West is also a member of the American Trial Lawyers Association, which named him one of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Oklahoma.” West is a member of both the Oklahoma Bar Association and the Texas Bar Association and he is licensed to practice in both states. At the national level, he serves on the Board of Governors for the American Association for Justice and the board of the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers. He earned a B.A. from Oklahoma Baptist University and a J.D. from the University of Oklahoma, College of Law.