Lawton Estate Planning Attorneys Provide Quality Legal Services to Help You Prepare for the Future
Local estate planning lawyers help to protect your assets for your heirs
Meyers Law Firm, PLLC is a law firm, which offers best in class services with an attorney whose experience in estate planning and litigation spans almost 45 years. Mr. Meyers, the firm’s principal attorney has been AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® for more than 30 years. We are results-driven and you can depend on us to handle your case with the utmost professionalism. Our estate planning strategies will help you avoid probate. In addition to handling straightforward cases successfully, we are particularly skilled in handling complex cases and resolving contested and complex estate matters.
Contact an estate planning attorney in Lawton to reach the results you seek
If you are facing a contested or complex estate matter, you need an experienced attorney with special knowledge of estate issues to help you reach an effective resolution. We can help to alleviate the stress you may be experiencing and help facilitate the process. Begin planning now for the future. Don’t risk losing your assets to the state and make sure that your heirs don’t have to pay high taxes. Do not delay — call Meyers Law Firm, PLLC today at 580.215.4209 to schedule a personal consultation with an estate-planning lawyer or contact us online.
Attorney O. Christopher Meyers has been recognized for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in taxation, estate planning, and litigation.
Drawing on more than 45 years of experience, Mr. Meyers is regarded as an expert in taxation and litigation for estates, corporations, and individuals. Skilled in handling complex cases and resolving contested and complex estate and taxation matters, Mr. Meyers is committed to helping clients minimize tax liability, avoid probate, aid clients in properly documenting and carrying out their estate plans, and aid families when undue influence or fraud are encountered in trusts or estates. He has received the rating of AV Preeminent from the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review for more than 30 years. He is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Supreme Court, U.S. Tax Court, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th and Fifth Circuits, and U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Meyers has tried numerous cases in these Courts with more than 25 reported decisions in these Courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court.
Mr. Meyers was initially inspired to pursue a career in law because several of the people he admired as a child were attorneys. He received a Master of Laws in Taxation from Georgetown University in 1972 and a JD from Oklahoma University School of Law in 1969. Recently inducted into Worldwide Registry, Mr. Meyers also maintains affiliation with the Oklahoma and American Bar Associations, and is a member of the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants. He has served as the President of the Comanche County Bar Association and the Taxation Section of the Oklahoma Bar Association. He also served as a Governor of the Oklahoma Bar Association Board of Governors 2011- 2013.
- U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma, 1972
- U.S. Supreme Court, 1972
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit, 1972
- U.S. Claims Court, 1972
- U.S. Tax Court, 1972
- Oklahoma State Court, 1969
- AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® — more than 30 years
- Phi Alpha Delta
- L.L.M., Georgetown University, Taxation, 1972
- J.D., Oklahoma University, 1969
- B.BA., Oklahoma University, 1966
- Phi Alpha Delta
- Comanche County Bar Association (President, 1980)
- Oklahoma Bar Association (Member and President, Taxation Section, 1988, Member, Board of Governors, 2011)
- Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants
- Schlesinger v. Councilman, 43 L.Ed.2d
With more than five years litigation experience, Jay Meyers is highly skilled in strategy management, case management, legal research, trial preparation and courtroom litigation in the areas of probate, wills, estate planning, business and real estate law, insurance, and oil and gas contracts. Jay Meyers is a graduate of Oklahoma City University School of Law, a member of the Oklahoma and American Bar Associations, and past President of the Comanche County Bar Association (2015).