Frederic Dorwart, Lawyers PLLC

J. Michael Medina

Mr. J. Michael Medina has practiced law for over four decades. While his practice includes general business matters and oil and gas transactions, he is an appellate lawyer at heart. He is regularly involved in appeals at every level covering the full range of issues handled by the firm’s litigation practice.


Mr. Medina joined the firm in 1994. For 19 years prior to that he was with Holliman, Langholz, Runnels & Dorwart, where he was made a partner in 1980. During those 19 years, Mr. Medina also served as a judge on two occasions. He is also a charter member of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers.


Southwestern College, B.A., History and Political Science, 1972,  Summa Cum Laude and Salutatorian



University of Oklahoma, J.D., 1975; With special distinction; Editor for the Oklahoma Law Review and a member of both the Order of the Coif and the Phi Delta Phi legal fraternity

1975, Oklahoma; Court of International Trade; U.S. Supreme Court

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