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Collin R. Walke

Attorney

Collin R. Walke

Collin R. Walke

Attorney

“When I step into a courtroom or a board room, I want my client to be assured that they have hired an attorney that knows the law and knows the facts better than the other side. I firmly believe that preparation is the key to success.”

Collin became an attorney to help clients achieve their goals, ensuring that they receive the highest quality legal representation.

Collin focuses his practice in the areas of commercial litigation and transactions, as well as family law and estate planning. As a litigator, Collin has successfully obtained favorable settlements for his various clients in their lawsuits. As a transactional attorney, Collin has formed business entities for clients and assisted in financial transactions, ranging from refinancing to real estate purchases. Collin has been fortunate to assist many clients with creating estate plans that accomplish the client’s’ goals with potential legal and tax complications in mind.


 


Defining Case

In the Matter of the Adoption of Baby Boy A, 2010 OK 39 – This case was key in ensuring that every adoption in the State of Oklahoma was based on merits and not simply based on the financial resources of parents looking to adopt.

Education
  • J.D. (Magna Cum Laude) from Oklahoma City University School of Law (2008)
  • B.A. in Philosophy from Oklahoma State University (2005)

 

Publications
  • Americans with Disabilities Act Basics: What Attorneys Need to Know about the ADA and Representing the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing; Appearing in the December 2009 Oklahoma Bar Journal
  • Four Rules for the Record in Family Law Cases; Appearing in the May 2013 Oklahoma Bar Journal
  • Oklahoma County Briefcase
  • Paragraphs and Indentation: Formatting for Persuasive Writing; Appearing in the February 2015 Oklahoma Bar Journal
Admissions/Memberships
  • Chairman of the Board for City Rescue Mission
  • Member of the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inn of Court
  • Chairman of the Oklahoma County Bar Association CLE Committee
  • Graduate of the Oklahoma Bar Association Leadership Academy
  • Admitted in Western and Eastern Federal Districts of Oklahoma
Honors and Awards
  • Associate of the Year – Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inn of Court
  • Committee Chair of the Year – Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inn of Court
  • Barrister of the Year – Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inn of Court
  • Oklahoma Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Division Chair Award
  • Former Chair of the Oklahoma Bar Association Appellate Section
  • Former Chair of the Oklahoma Bar Association Solo-Small Firm Conference Committee
  • 2015 Maurice Merrill Golden Quill Award for best Bar Journal publication