Lyons Law Firm
Founded in 1952
Christopher B. Lyons,
Christopher B. Lyons is the Firm’s founder and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Lyons earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Arkansas in 1976. Mr. Lyons went on to earn his Juris Doctorate from the University of Tulsa in 1981 and has been licensed to practice law in the State of Oklahoma since 1981. Mr. Lyons remains a member of the Delta Theta Phi fraternity. In 1993, Mr. Lyons earned his license to practice law in the State of Arkansas.
Mr. Lyons has been admitted to practice law in all Oklahoma and Arkansas State Courts; the United States Supreme Court; United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; United States District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma; United States District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma; and, has been admitted to practice before numerous other Courts in a variety of jurisdictions, across multiple states on a pro hac vice basis.
Mr. Lyons is an active member of our local community and the surrounding legal community. He is a member in good standing of the following: Rogers County, Mayes County, Tulsa County, Oklahoma and American Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; and, the Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. Mr. Lyons is also a Past Board Member of the Tulsa Domestic Violence and Intervention Services (DVIS); Committee of Tulsa County Professional Responsibility; and, Former Chairperson of the Rogers State University Foundation.
Lawana Downing has been with our Firm since 1988. Ms. Downing is the backbone of our organization and is the quintessential expression of each of the qualities we hold with such high regard. She is our Ambassador to the public, our clients and our guests. She is the friendly voice you will find when calling the office. Ms. Downing works tirelessly to ensure our calendars, messages, correspondence, staff and so much more are exactly where they need to be in a timely fashion.
Edward A. Clark,
Edward A. Clark is a Certified Legal Assistant (CLA), Advanced Certification (ACP), Trial Practice, through the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) . Mr. Clark has been with the Firm since 1997 and is our senior paralegal. He earned his Associate of Applied Science degree in paralegal studies from Rogers State University in 1997. In May of 2005, he graduated from Langston University with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology. Mr. Clark works hand-in-hand with our attorneys and our staff to serve our clients and their needs.
Chasidy Phillips has been with our Firm since 2015. Ms. Phillips is our Legal Secretary. She graduated from Northeastern State University with a Bachelor of Arts in developmental psychology, with a minor in criminal law. Through compassion and empathy, Ms. Phillips works hand-in-hand with our Clients and the rest of us here at Lyons Law Firm to ensure the needs of our Clients are met. Ms. Phillips also provides invaluable assistance in working with extended members of our community.
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