Lance Leffel

Partner

Cell: 405.924.7153
Lance@sweetlawfirm.com

Practice Areas
Professional Liability Defense
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law
General Civil Litigation

Super Lawyers Rising Star
2008-2012

Super Lawyers list
2013-2015

Best Lawyers in America
2013-2016

Lance Leffel provides client counseling and litigation services to a wide range of corporate and individual clients. As a client counselor, Lance seeks common sense solutions to business, professional and personal disputes. As a litigator, Mr. Leffel represents individual and commercial clients in state, federal and appellate courts. He is a veteran of numerous jury trials and appeals.

Lance has extensive experience defending insurers against allegations of bad faith and class actions involving institutional and operational practices. He has defended insurers in cases involving a wide range of policies and coverages including homeowners’ claims, commercial coverage, uninsured motorist coverage, med-pay or no fault medical coverage and credit life and critical illness policies. Lance provides direct representation to insureds in cases involving negligence, automobile liability and premises liability litigation. He also provides claims assistance and coverage opinions to insurers on both personal lines and commercial policies.

Lance has extensive experience representing health care professionals and health care facilities in cases involving allegations of professional negligence. Lance has represented physicians, dentists, hospitals, out-patient surgery centers, assisted living centers and nursing homes.

Lance also provides general business and litigation services to a wide range of clients including individuals, banks, small business owners, medical professionals, construction contractors and suppliers. He has represented businesses in all types of commercial litigation including contract disputes, warranty claims, antitrust litigation and cases involving business fraud. Lance can also provide clients with general business-legal advice and services including entity organization, dissolution, and contract negotiation.

Lance was raised in Edmond, Oklahoma. He attended The University of Oklahoma, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in letters in 1998, and obtained a Juris Doctor degree with distinction in 2002. Lance lives in Oklahoma City with his wife, Katy, and their two children.

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Strengths

Experience

We have extensive trial experience and a trial preparation process structured to benefit from the perspectives of our junior members while growing their knowledge base.

Technology

We stay on top of the latest technology to craft exhibits and demonstrations that help us successfully make the case to juries.

Reach

We have a regional footprint in Oklahoma City, Tulsa and Denver along with a national presence, thanks to a reputation built on successful outcomes overseeing large multistate cases.

Value

We create efficiencies through integrated services and a one-stop shop approach. We provide comprehensive legal services under one roof.