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Email: dkeesling@dbllawyers.com

Office: Tulsa OK

David R. Keesling is a top-rated attorney with more than 17 years of experience in private law practice.  Mr. Keesling’s professional career began in 1992 as a commissioned officer with the United States Marine Corps wherein he reached the rank of Captain. In 2002 he launched his law practice in Tulsa. Throughout his legal career, Mr. Keesling has tried many cases and obtained excellent results including numerous large monetary resolutions for clients both at trial and through negotiated settlements. Mr. Keesling’s clients and cases have included representation in federal and state courts in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri, Texas, Kentucky, California, Idaho, Florida, Michigan, Georgia, North Carolina, Colorado, Tennessee, Indiana, Arizona, Michigan, New Jersey and New York as well as legal services for international matters in Canada, China, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan and the Republic of Mali.

  • Bachelor of Science in Political Science with a Comprehensive Certificate in Social Science and Law at Missouri State University (formerly Southwest Missouri State University)
  • Juris Doctorate from the University of Tulsa College of Law
  • Admitted by the Supreme Court of Oklahoma to practice in the State of Oklahoma
  • Admitted by the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma
  • Admitted by the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma
  • Admitted by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma
  • Admitted by the United States District Court for the District of Colorado
  • Admitted by the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
  • Admitted by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma
  • Admitted by the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • Permitted to represent clients in trial by state and federal courts in Arkansas, California, Kentucky, New York, and North Carolina
  • Tulsa County Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100
  • The American Society of Legal Advocates Top 100
  • American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys 10 Best