Patrick O'Hara Jr.

Patrick O'Hara Jr.

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Areas of Practice

  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Oil and Gas Litigation
  • Personal Injury/Wrongful Death
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Ad Valorem Tax Litigation
  • Business/Corporate Law and Litigation
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Insurance/Bad Faith Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D. - 1995
    • Honors: With highest honors
  • Oklahoma State University
    • B.S. - 1992
    • Major: Speech Communication


  • Spoke at the 2014 Western Oklahoma Land, Water, Wind and Mineral Conference” concerning land, water and mineral issues
  • Spoke at the National Trust Real Estate Association 2013 Educational/Development Forum, Cox Convention Center, concerning land and mineral owner issues
  • OBA/CLE event AG Futures: The Latest Developments in Agriculture Law and Their Projected Impact on Oklahoma Ag Producers and Landowners—Landowner Rights in Today’s Oil Patch
  • Spoke on oil and gas issues at the Adult Continuing Education Conference sponsored by Southwestern Oklahoma State University
  • Spoke at the 2011 Legislative Breakfast
  • Spoke at the 2010 Energy and Estate Planning Seminar in Clinton, Oklahoma, sponsored by First Bank & Trust Company of Clinton
  • Business & Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts, Ch. 79 on Energy Law (contributing author)

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to Oklahoma Super Lawyers, 2011 - 2016
  • Selected as Oklahoma Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2009
  • Order of the Coif
  • American Jurisprudence Award recipient in Antitrust, Civil Procedure I, Legal Research & Writing, Torts I, Torts II and Trial Techniques
  • Member/Note Editor, Oklahoma Law Review
  • Rayburn L. Foster Memorial Scholarship, 1994
  • George B. Frasier Memorial Scholarship, 1993

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oklahoma Bar Foundation Board of Trustees, Grants & Awards Committee Chair, 2016
  • American Association for Justice
  • Custer County Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Fellow, Oklahoma Bar Foundation
  • Oklahoma County Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association
  • Other Memberships, Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association; American Angus Association; Oklahoma Quail Forever; Quality Deer Management Association; Ducks Unlimited

Pro Bono Activities

  • Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association
  • American Angus Association
  • Oklahoma Quail Forever
  • Quality Deer Management Association
  • Ducks Unlimited
Patrick O'Hara