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Born in Tulsa, David was admitted to practice in 2004. He received his Bachelor of Science from Oklahoma City University in 2000 majoring in Criminal Justice, Political Science and Sociology, and in 2003, his Juris Doctrate from the University of Tulsa. In 2005 he was commissioned as an officer in the United States Air Force and the Oklahoma Air National Guard as a Judge Advocate General.


Mr. Guten focuses the majority of his practice on elder law and estate planning, business law and corporate formation, civil litigation, and high conflict family law cases. Mr. Guten also concentrates a special area of his practice to military law and is one of the few certified military attorneys in private practice throughout Oklahoma.

He is licensed to practice in all Oklahoma District Courts, the US Northern District of Oklahoma, the US Western District of Oklahoma, the United States Air Force Court of Criminal Appeals, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.


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Practice areas


  1. Military Law: 50%
    11 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    14 years
  3. Estate Planning: 10%
    10 years
  4. Employment & Labor: 10%
    8 years



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Brandi Lynn Gragg

    Having worked with David on several cases I can honestly say that I would be very comfortable sending clients to him. He is professional, knowledgeable and fair.


    Brandi Gragg Estate Planning Attorney
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  • Lee Frederick Berlin

    I endorse this lawyer when it comes to military law David is a top choice. David is intelligent, sharp and a dedicated professional. When it comes to divorces where there is a military component, David would be my first call.


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Contact info

Military Law OK

1825 E. 15th St.
Tulsa, OK, 74104


OKAuthorized to practice law200410/17/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyGorospe & Smith, PLLC2013 - Present
Owner, AttorneyMilitary Law OK2013 - Present
Staff Judge AdvocateUnited States Air Force2005 - Present
PartnerWoodward & Guten, PLLC2008 - 2013
PartnerTownsend, Smith & Guten, PLLC2007 - 2008
Associate AttorneyLaCourse, Davis, Coffey & Gudgel, PLC2006 - 2007
Assistant District AttorneyTulsa County District Attorney's Office2004 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Tulsa Advocates for the Protection of Children (TAPC)Board Member2013 - Present
Metro Tulsa Soccer ClubBoard Member2013 - Present
Oklahoma Bar Association, Military Law CommitteeBoard Member2012 - Present
Tulsa County Bar Association, Military Law CommitteeBoard Member2012 - Present
Oklahoma Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2009 - Present
Oklahoma Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Tulsa County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
United States Air Force Staff Judge Advocate CourseLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of Tulsa College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Oklahoma City University School of LawCriminal Justice, Political Science, SociologyBS - Bachelor of Science2000