Murray E. Abowitz

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
D: 405.898.8650
F: 405.898.8680
105 N. Hudson Ave.
Suite 1000
Oklahoma City, OK 73102-4802
Murray E. Abowitz

Murray E. Abowitz counsels regional and national clients on a multitude of legal issues, including securities, products liability, professional liability, antitrust, toxic torts, and asbestos related cases. He has also served as national punitive damages counsel, lead trial counsel in multiple party cases, and has been court-appointed Liaison Counsel in complex federal litigation. Murray was appointed a Special Prosecutor before the Oklahoma Court of the Judiciary, and has also served as a Special Prosecutor for the Oklahoma Bar Association.  

Professional, Community and Pro Bono Involvement

  • Listed in Best Lawyers for Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants and Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants 2017
  • Chambers USA Leading Lawyer for Business: Litigation - General Commercial
  • Listed in Super Lawyers®, 2006-2016
  • Selected as one of the Top 10 Male Attorneys for the State of Oklahoma by Super Lawyers®, 2006-2016
  • Selected as one of the Top 50 Attorneys for the State of Oklahoma by Super Lawyers®, 2006-2016
  • America's Leading Lawyers for Business
  • Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow, former Chairman - Legal Ethics Committee
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member, Past President Oklahoma Chapter
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, Member
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, Past Chairman, Professional Liability Committee


  • B.S., Economics, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, 1965
  • J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law, 1971

Bar & Court Admissions

  • United States District Court Northern, Western and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma
  • Western District of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals Tenth, Second and Fourth Circuits

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