Jared D. Giddens

Partner

Jared Giddens is a unique combination of seasoned business litigator and accomplished transactional attorney whose practice spans a wide range of industries including banking, energy, construction and transportation.  He has been lead counsel in diverse matters ranging from business bankruptcies to collective action wage & hour cases to complex real estate finance deals.  Local, regional and national business leaders and financial institutions rely on his expert guidance in crisis management, product development, lending practices and other core issues.  In addition, as a former CPA, Jared understands his client’s objectives and the need for solutions that enhance the bottom line.

1700 One Leadership Square
211 North Robinson
Oklahoma City, Ok 73102-7101

Tel: (405) 272-5721
Fax: (405) 232-2695
Email: jgiddens@cwlaw.com

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Education:
  • University of Oklahoma (J.D., 1981)
  • Central State University (B.S., cum laude, 1978)
  • Certified Public Accountant - Oklahoma (1980)
Bar Admissions & Years:
  • Oklahoma - 1981
  • U.S. District Court, E.D. of Oklahoma - 1982
  • U.S. District Court, N.D. of Oklahoma - 1981
  • U.S. District Court, W.D. of Oklahoma - 1981
  • U.S. District Court, E.D. of Texas - 1995
  • U.S. District Court, N.D. of Texas - 1985
  • U.S. District Court, W.D. of Texas - 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit - 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeal, Tenth Circuit - 1992
  • U.S. District Court, S.D. of Texas - 2005
Memberships & Affiliations:
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
Other Distinctions:
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, 2011
  • Founding member of Self, Giddens & Lees, Inc. 1991 - 2000
  • William J. Holloway, Jr. American Inns of Court Master 1999 and Barrister 1995 - 1998
  • Oklahoma Law Review Editor 1979 - 1981 and Note Editor 1981
  • Has spoken at various seminars on creditor rights and reorganization topics.