Jill Walker-Abdoveis

Contact Jill Walker-Abdoveis:jwa@amlawok.com  DSC_0336

Jill Walker-Abdoveis graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Oklahoma with Bachelor degrees in Letters and International and Area Studies. Ms. Walker-Abdoveis also attended Beijing University in Beijing, China and received a Certificate in Mandarin Chinese in 2000. In 2005 she received her J.D. Magna Cum Laude from Seattle University School of Law and went on to practice family law and employment law in Seattle, Washington until 2008 when she decided to return to her home state of Oklahoma to raise her family and practice law.

Civil litigation is Ms. Walker-Abdoveis’s main area of practice. She has tried numerous domestic, adoption and probate cases and has significant experience litigating employment and personal injury matters for both plaintiffs and defendants. Ms. Walker-Abdoveis’s practice focuses heavily on Indian Law where she has extensive experience handling Native American probates and other real property matters which involve issues of law unique to citizens of Native American tribes.

PRIMARY AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Indian Law
  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • Adoptions
  • Domestic/Family Law
  • Professional and Medical Negligence
  • Construction Law
  • Automobile Negligence

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

  • Oklahoma
  • Washington
  • Muscogee (Creek) Nation
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Oklahoma
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma
  • United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • S.U. CALI/Outstanding Student Award in Conflict of Laws
  • S.U. CALI/Outstanding Student Award in Dispute Resolution
  • S.U. CALI/Outstanding Student Award in Payment Law
  • S.U. CALI/Outstanding Student Award in Child, Family, and Sate
  • O.U. CALI/Outstanding Student Award in Constitutional Law
  • O.U.CALI/Outstanding Student Award in Criminal Law
  • Dean’s Honor Roll University of Oklahoma and Seattle University

MEMBERSHIPS AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Tulsa County Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Mucogee (Creek) Bar Association

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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