Robert E. Norman

About Robert
Rob is a highly experienced labor and employment, business, and insurance lawyer. His practice focuses on employment, business, and insurance litigation, counseling, and compliance. He has litigated and tried numerous matters in federal and state courts in matters ranging from wrongful discharge, employment discrimination, wage and hour, creditor and lender liability, premises/operations liability, errors and omissions, trucking accidents, insurance disputes, and intellectual property infringement. He is experienced in labor union and employment arbitration matters, as well as the trial and defense of union and non-union claims and charges brought before the National Labor Relations Board, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and State and Federal Departments of Labor.

Rob’s employment practices, insurance and tort law background includes numerous panel counsel engagements with major national insurance carriers. He has also coordinated with numerous major insurance carriers in the course of directly representing insureds in third party claims involving significant self-insured retentions.

Practice Areas
Labor and Employment
Business Law and Litigation
Insurance Law and Litigation
Defense Liability Litigation
Commercial Law
J.D., University of Oklahoma College of Law, 1991
B.A., University of Oklahoma, 1987
Bar Associations & Legal Organizations
Oklahoma Bar Association, Sections of Employment and Insurance
Oklahoma County Bar Association
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Tribal Courts
Admitted to practice in all Oklahoma Federal Courts and Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals
Robert’s Experience
Rob has in recent years successfully defended a federal defense staffing contractor in a “perfectly clear successor” hiring case before the National Labor Relations Board. He has received defense trial verdicts and summary judgments in wrongful termination and personal injury cases. He has also successfully litigated and vindicated the software trade secret and copyrights of a national, publicly traded company.
Board Memberships
Advisory Board, Business Development Center of the Moore Norman Technology Center
Norman Cross Timbers Rotary Club
Norman Optimist Club
Oklahoma B2B Chapter of Business Networking International

Recognized by Best Lawyers in America© 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024 in Litigation – Labor & Employment Law and Commercial Litigation


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6301 Waterford Boulevard, Suite 320
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73118