Prior to joining Brown & Gould, Mr. Stockton specialized in the area of employment law, litigating on behalf of employees for a variety of workplace disputes against their employers, both in all Oklahoma federal courts and before various federal and state administrative agencies. In addition, Mr. Stockton has spoken on issues relating to employment litigation on behalf of the Oklahoma Bar Association.
Mr. Stockton earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Law where he earned American Jurisprudence Awards for outstanding academic achievement in his Civil Procedure and Legal Research & Writing courses. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Oklahoma, where he was awarded the Benson Award for outstanding undergraduate research and writing for his senior thesis in American Constitutionalism.Read less
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
Here are a few to get you started:
- How long have you been in practice?
- How many cases like mine have you handled?
- How often do you settle cases out of court?
- What are your fees and costs?
- What are the next steps?