Jim Milton – Hall Estill

Practice/Organization Description

An experienced trial and appellate attorney, Mr. Milton practices in the areas of commercial litigation, water law, and trust and estate litigation. He also serves on the firm's Board of Directors and Recruitment & Diversity Committee. Over his seventeen years of practice he has focused on assisting clients with trust and estate litigation, including probate, will contests, guardianship and elder abuse. Additionally, he has developed a water law practice that includes defending developers and municipal utility authorities against claims asserted by rural water districts, as well as drafting wholesale water contracts.

Mr. Milton has been recognized an Oklahoma Super Lawyer in Estates and Trusts Litigation. He is also listed as a Best Lawyer in America in Commercial Litigation, Litigation-Municipal, Litigation-Trusts & Estates and Water Law, and has an individual AV peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell. Further, in 2009 he received a President's Award from the Tulsa County Bar Association's Continuing Legal Education Committee, and in 2011, he accepted the Oklahoma Bar Association Golden Gavel Award on behalf of the OBA Civil Procedure & Evidence Code Committee, which he has chaired since 2006. Finally, in 2006 he was named to The Journal Record's "Achievers Under 40" list and in 2009 to its "Leadership in Law" list, while in 2013 he was named to the Power Attorneys & Legal Professionals list by the Tulsa Business & Legal News.

Bar Admissions

Oklahoma

Education

The University of Texas School of Law

Oklahoma State University

Professional Associations & Memberships

Member, Oklahoma Association of Municipal Attorneys, Inc.

Tulsa County Bar Association, Director at Large

Oklahoma Bar Association, Chair, Civil Procedure & Evidence Code Committee

Fellow, the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel

Honors and Awards

The Journal Record Leaders in Law, 2009

The Journal Record Achievers Under 40, 2006

Oklahoma Super Lawyer in Estates and Trusts Litigation

Best Lawyer in America in Commercial Litigation, Litigation-Municipal, Litigation-Trusts & Estates and Water Law

AV peer review rating by Martindale-Hubbell

President's Award from the Tulsa County Bar Association's Continuing Legal Education Committee, 2009

Oklahoma Bar Association Golden Gavel Award on behalf of the OBA Civil Procedure & Evidence Code Committee, 2011

Power Attorneys & Legal Professionals list by the Tulsa Business & Legal News, 2013

Contact

320 South Boston Ave., Ste. 200
Tulsa, OK 74103, United States

  • 918-594-0523
  • 918-594-0505

Areas of Practice
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Government
  • Insurance
  • Litigation
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
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