Adam R. Banner
Adam Banner is the founder of the Oklahoma Legal Group. He is recognized as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Oklahoma, is “Lead Counsel” rated, and has received a “superb” ranking from Avvo. Due to his expertise in criminal law, Adam is often asked to contribute his legal opinions to local and national media organizations such as the Jurist, the Huffington Post and the Daily Oklahoman, as well as LexisNexis, where he is a member of their National Firm Manager Advisory Board.
Adam Banner has proven himself in the courtroom as a formidable Oklahoma criminal defense attorney who will undertake any challenge to protect his clients’ constitutional rights. His tenacity as an advocate for his clients has earned numerous positive results, whether through a not-guilty jury verdict, dismissal, or modification or reversal of a previous criminal conviction.
Adam Banner has a proven track record as a criminal defense lawyer who has achieved dismissals and jury acquittals in a variety of misdemeanor and felony cases. Moreover, he has also won appellate cases before the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals and the Oklahoma Supreme Court.
Adam earned his Juris Doctorate Magna Cum Laude as a merit scholar from the Oklahoma City University School of Law, where he graduated tenth overall in his class. While in law school, he received numerous honors, awards and distinctions as one of the University’s top students, including the Dean’s List and Faculty Honor Roll. He earned numerous Cali awards for earning top honors in his coursework, including Appellate Research and Writing and Criminal Law. Adam also received multiple awards from the University’s section groups.
While attending law school, Adam honed his courtroom expertise at the Oklahoma County Public Defender’s Office, where he defended hundreds of clients in a variety of legal matters, including misdemeanors, felonies and capital punishment cases.