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Terrell Monks

About me

Terrell Monks has been actively serving Oklahoma County for many years,  He has served as a city council member, mayor, and attorney.


 


A substantial part of his law practice consists of Probate, Estate Planning, Guardianship, Real Estate and Bankruptcy.  He also represents the City of Bethany and the City of Piedmont.


 


Mr Monks is an active member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and the Oklahoma County Bar Association. He has served as a member of the Rules of Professional Conduct Committee, The Bench and Bar Committee, and as Chair of the Legal Intern Committee, among others.


 


Terrell Monks teachescontinuing education classes on Probate and Estate Planning to other attorneys and accountants.

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Languages spoken: Russian

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Contact info

1840 S Douglas Blvd
Douglas Blvd
Midwest City, OK, 73130

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Probate: 35%
    19 years
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
    17 years
  3. Real Estate: 20%
    12 years
  4. Chapter 7: 10%
    18 years
  5. Chapter 13: 10%
    6 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200-250/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

11 total 

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  • Elizabeth Ross-Jones

    Counselor Monks is an effective advocate for his clients.

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    Elizabeth Ross-Jones Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kermit M Milburn

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr Monk is very professional and works well with opposing counsel. I wish more attorneys had his attitude toward the practice of law.

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    Kermit Milburn Real estate Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OKAuthorized to practice law198712/19/2012
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ProsecutorCity of Bethany1997 - 2013
Prosecuting AttorneyCity of Piedmont1997 - 2013
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysN/A2010 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Pennington VS TurmanJudgment for Plaintiff
Estate of Richard James Paul GriffinWill admitted to Probate over Objection
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Oklahoma City University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Oklahoma City University School of LawN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1991
Rose State CollegeN/AAA1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The Probate Process From Start to FinishFILING AN ESTATE IN PROBATE COURT and UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE OF THE PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE IN PROBATE2012
Comprehensive Probate SeminarReal Estate Issues in Probate2012
Trusts 101Trusts, an Overview and Revocable Trusts2011
Drafting Effective Wills and TrustsFundamentals of Drafting2011