OKLAHOMA CITY – Crowe & Dunlevy attorney Harvey D. Ellis Jr. was recently selected for membership in the prestigious American Academy of Appellate Lawyers (AAAL). The academy recognizes attorneys who meet their commitment to advancing the administration of justice and promoting the highest standards of professionalism and advocacy in appellate courts. Ellis was inducted in a ceremony April 13 in New Orleans.
A graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Law, Ellis serves seven of Crowe & Dunlevy’s focus areas, including the Administrative & Regulatory, Antitrust, Appellate, Energy, Environment & Natural Resources, Initiative Petitions, Litigation & Trial and Product Liability Practice Groups. He has participated as counsel in cases resulting in more than 40 published state appellate opinions and more than 25 published federal appellate opinions. In addition to his civil litigation practice, he has co-authored two major Oklahoma procedural treatises as well as many other legal articles. He also heads the firm’s Ethics Committee.
Ellis has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers in the Appellate practice area and was ranked in Chambers USA Band 3 in 2017.* He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Oklahoma Bar Association and the Local Rules Committee for the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma. In the past, he was appointed as a member of the Oklahoma Supreme Court Committee and has served on the Oklahoma Bar Association Civil Procedure Committee.
The AAAL is a national association founded in 1990 whose stated purpose is to advance the administration of justice and promote the highest standards of professionalism and advocacy in appellate courts. Membership is by invitation only.
*Crowe & Dunlevy has no input in the rating methodologies used by Chambers USA, Best Lawyers or Super Lawyers.