Barrett T. Bowers

Barrett T. Bowers

Norman, Oklahoma

Barrett T. Bowers is a trial lawyer whose practice covers employment law issues such as unlawful discrimination or failure to pay wages, bad faith insurance practices, civil rights litigation involving constitutional violations by police or other state actors, and personal injury claims. Barrett has been licensed to practice law in the State of Oklahoma as well as in multiple federal district courts and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit since 2011. He started his legal career with Ward & Glass, LLP as a legal intern and has worked for the firm since 2010.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Bad Faith Insurance Practices
  • Civil Rights
  • Personal Injury
  • General Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Oklahoma, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 2011


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D. - 2011
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Law Review: Oklahoma Law Review
  • University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 2008

Representative Cases

  • $233,800.00 jury verdict in Diaz v. State of Oklahoma (first chair)
  • $400,000.00 jury verdict in Pettigrew v. State of Oklahoma (second chair)
  • Pettigrew v. State of Oklahoma, 722 F.3d 1209 (10th Cir. 2013)