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About Shoemake Law Office

Located in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, Shoemake Law Office was established in 1947 by Shockley T. Shoemake and is now managed by his son, Bransford H. Shoemake. We are a full-service law firm with strong experience in the following areas:

  • Osage Indian Litigation
  • General Civil and Trial Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Probate
  • Domestic Relations (including dissolution of marriage, child custody, child support, and post-dissolution matters)
  • Criminal Defense

Shoemake Law Office serves the entire state of Oklahoma while concentrating on the Northeastern part of the state. We provide a friendly and professional environment with an acute focus on our clients’ needs and a desire to build long-standing relationships with our clients. We are committed to quality legal work and bring a deep and nuanced understanding of the law to each case.

About Bransford H. Shoemake

A lifelong Oklahoman, Bransford H. Shoemake was born in Tulsa in 1956 and admitted to the Oklahoma Bar Association in 1982. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court; U. S. Court of appeals, Tenth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma; Oklahoma District Courts in every county in the state; Osage Nation District Court; Kaw Nation District Court; and Pawnee Nation District Court.

He earned his BA and JD at the University of Oklahoma, while also studying at Oxford University. While in school, he was a member of the Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity and completed an internship with the Cleveland County District Attorney’s office. Bransford is a member of the Osage County Bar Association (and held its presidency from 1982-84), Oklahoma Bar Association, American Bar Association, and Oklahoma Trial Lawyer’s Association.