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Sheila Lou Shoemake

Criminal defense Attorney at Oklahoma City, OK

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I became a criminal defense attorney to defend people’s constitutional rights. My father was an attorney in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. I admired his passion for helping others. His service as an advocate for people facing prosecution from a powerful government inspired me to become a defense attorney.

I’m fluent in Spanish. This is mainly due to the extensive time I spent living and working in Mexico. During that time, I was actively involved in the community. That helped me better understand culture and language.

I started my legal career as a public defender. During that time, I handled hundreds of cases per year. The charges ranged from misdemeanors to violent felonies. Defending the most vulnerable among us further impressed upon me just how important it is for everyone to receive zealous representation. Despite time and budget constraints, I did everything I could as a public defender to advocate for my clients. As a private attorney now, I have an even greater opportunity to maximize the potential for a good outcome in my clients’ cases.

 

 

Licensed for 6 years
State OK
Status Authorized to Practice Law
Acquired 2015
Updated 09/21/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Shoemake Law Firm
4901 Richmond Square
Suite 104
Oklahoma City, OK, 73118

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AVVO RATING 6.2 (Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Urbanic Law Firm
  • 2017 - Present

Education

  • Oklahoma City University
  • Juris Doctorate
  • 2015
  • University of Oklahoma
  • MA - Masters
  • N/A
  • University of Houston
  • MA - Masters
  • N/A

Legal Cases

  • Canadian County Public Defender
  • Amended to Possession with Intent to Distribute
  • Canadian County Public Defender
  • Amended to Possession with Intent to Distribute

Associations

  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • French
  • English

Awards

  • Merit Scholar
  • Oklahoma City University
  • 2012

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Oklahoma City Criminal defense Lawyer Sheila Lou Shoemake
Sheila Lou Shoemake
Criminal defense Attorney
Oklahoma City, OK
Licensed for 6 years
Free Consultation