Terrel B. DoRemus

Terrel B. DoRemus

Managing Partner/Shareholder/Lead Attorney
Tulsa, Oklahoma


Wrote Legislation and Staffed Sub-Committees for the Oklahoma Senate . Served as a member of the Society of American Immigration Lawyers Association. Served on the Professional Responsibility Committee for four years and a member of the Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. A member of a Honorary Fraternity at Oklahoma City University.


I have represented hundreds and hundreds of clients in commercial, personal injury and insurance bad faith. My largest award was 3.4 million judgment against Sam's Club.

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • 20% Criminal Defense
  • 20% Estate Planning & Probate
  • 10% Workers' Compensation

Litigation Percentage

  • 30% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 1975
  • Supreme Court of Oklahoma, 1975
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2009
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Oklahoma, 1976


  • Oklahoma City University School of Law, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
    • Juris Doctor
  • Oklahoma University
    • Major: Business Administration

Representative Clients

  • Established Green Country Soccer
  • Established Platt College
  • Joint Partner with Earth Sciences, Japan’s Geophysical Agency-a government agency
  • Daemi Insurance Agency
  • Romero Chiropractic Clinic
  • Local Spanish Radio Station


  • Daemi Insurance Agency
  • Earth Science Programing Inc.
  • Geek Rescue


  • Taught “Ultimate Insurance and HMO/PPO Systems”
  • Catholic Charities-on Immigration procedure
  • Professional Responsibility Committee-Ethics in Attorney/Client relationships and case handling
  • Expert Witness Testimony-Testify in Court for Medical Practitioners
  • DRX moving xray- how benefits a personal injury case
  • Gave seminars to Chiropractors on the computer system insurance companies use to evaluate the value of a claim

Honors and Awards

  • Lead Counsel Certificate

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oklahoma Bar Association, Member
  • Tulsa County Bar Association, Member
  • Better Business Bureau, Member
  • Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (OCDLA), Member
  • Tulsa Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (TCDLA), Member
  • Civil Lawyers-Oklahoma Association for Justice (Oajcivil), Member
  • Tulsa Lawyer - A Publicaction of the Tulsa County Bar Association, Previous Vice Chairman
  • Professional Responsibility Committee (Ethics), Previous Member
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Previous Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Oklahoma Senate Staff Attorney
  • Swanson & DoRemus
  • Graham, Femster & DoRemus
  • Owner/Operator of Firm, with attorneys and staff to manager
  • Brokered partnership for Earth Sciences and Geo Physical Agency of Japan, a worldwide geo physical company

Pro Bono Activities

  • Catholic Charities


  • English
  • Spanish