Lauren Brown focuses her practice in business, construction, estate litigation and trial work, while counseling clients on business and real estate transactions. She has worked on a wide variety of insurance matters, including premises liability, commercial and business defense and other complex civil litigation.
During law school, Lauren served as Staff Editor for the Oklahoma City University Law Review, as well as Magister for the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society. She was involved in several academic groups, including the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, the American Association of Justice trial team and a student member of the William J. Holloway American Inn of Court. Lauren also worked under Vice Chief Justice of the Oklahoma Supreme Court Justice Noma Gurich through a judicial externship, interned with the Oklahoma Attorney General’s Office in the Criminal Appeals Unit and served as Legal Research Assistant for Dean Emeritus Larry Hellman.
- Served as Staff Counsel for Liberty Mutual Insurance, and represented more than 110 commercial litigation cases with damages in excess of $500,000.00, including national chain retailers and small businesses.
- Successfully defended a national retail chain and one of the largest international manufacturers of electronics, resulting in a defense verdict at trial and recovery of attorney's fees.
- Represented national insurance companies in several interpleader matters.
- Represented nationwide company in obtaining summary judgment and recoupment of fees and costs in a breach of contract action.
- Represented entrepreneurs in developing start-up companies, by drafting business plans, operating agreements, vendor contracts and employment documents.
- Represented commercial landlords in obtaining evictions and recoupment of fees and costs.
- Performed ancillary probates which resulted in clearing title to multiple real estate assets.
Professional, Community and Pro Bono Involvement
- Ruth Bader Ginsburg American Inn of Court, Associate Member
- Oklahoma Bar Association
- Oklahoma County Bar Association
- Oklahoma Federal Bar Association
- Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel, Member
Honors and Awards
- 40 Under 40 Honor, Oklahoma Magazine, 2018
- Top 5 Best Business Attorneys, The Oklahoman, 2017 & 2018
- Entrepreneurial Scholarship Recipient
- Merit Scholar
- CALI Awards: Contracts I, Civil Procedure I, Torts, Entertainment Law & Business, and Military & Veteran Law
Volunteer and Leadership Experience
- Mentor, Federal Bar Association
- Volunteer, Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma
- Executive Board Member, Suited for Success
- B.A., Psychology, Entrepreneurial Management, University of Iowa, 2008
- J.D., cum laude, Oklahoma City University School of Law, 2013
Bar & Court Admissions
- Oklahoma, 2013
- United States District Court Western District of Oklahoma, 2017