Andrew R. Turner

Partner

Andy Turner has more than 30 years of experience in commercial bankruptcy cases involving oil & gas, real estate, telecommunications, medical services, trucking and many other industries, representing large secured and unsecured creditors, debtors in possession, trustees and committees and members of committees.  Mr. Turner also handles commercial collections and contract dispute resolution, with a wide range of experience in contract disputes, creditors’ rights, commercial fraud, embezzlement, construction and oil & gas liens, and common law fraud class actions.  Mr. Turner is listed in The Best Lawyers in America (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law) as well as Oklahoma Super Lawyers (Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights, Business Litigation, Construction/Surety).

4000 One Williams Center
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74172

Tel: (918) 586-8972
Fax: (918) 586-8672
Email: aturner@cwlaw.com

AV Rated

Education:
  • Southern Methodist University (J.D., cum laude, 1981)
  • University of Oklahoma (B.A., with highest honors, 1978)
  • Certified in Business Bankruptcy Law, American Board Certification (1994)
Bar Admissions & Years:
  • Oklahoma - 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court - 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit - 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit - 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit - 1981
  • U.S. District Court, E.D. of Oklahoma - 1996
  • U.S. District Court, N.D. of Oklahoma - 1981
  • U.S. District Court, W.D. of Oklahoma - 1983
  • U.S. District Court, W.D. of Arkansas - 1996
  • U.S. District Court, E.D. of Arkansas - 1996
  • U.S. District Court, S.D. of Texas - 1984
  • U.S. District Court, N.D. of Texas - 2009
  • U.S. District Court, W.D. of Texas - 2010
  • U.S. District Court, E.D. of Texas - 2010
Memberships & Affiliations:
  • Tulsa County Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association (Bankruptcy)
  • American Bar Association (Litigation, Construction Law Forum)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
Other Distinctions:
  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law)
  • Listed in Oklahoma Super Lawyers (Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights, Business Litigation, Construction/Surety)
  • Oklahoma Bar Association Board of Governors-Bankruptcy Section Chairman 1997 - 1998
  • Tulsa County Bar Association Bankruptcy Section Chair: 1989 - 1990
  • University of Tulsa Adjunct Professor of Law 1988
  • Has spoken at numerous seminars and continuing legal education programs, primarily on bankruptcy, commercial collection, Uniform Commercial Code, and class actions
  • Parent Child Center of Tulsa, Board Member Emeritus 1982 - present
  • Parent Child Center of Tulsa, President 1989, 1995
  • Society for Welfare of Abused Children Guardian Angel 1996
  • Hatton W. Summers Scholar
  • Journal of Air Law and Commerce Editor 1980 - 1981
  • Order of the Coif
  • Phi Beta Kappa