Donald E. Smolen, II

The Alpha Attorney


A native of Tulsa, Donald E. Smolen II grew up on a ranch south of town. He attended the University of Tulsa for his undergraduate degree and the University of Tulsa School of Law. While in school, he was an editor of the Tulsa Law Review and won many distinguishing awards. After graduating from law school, he began practicing law in Oklahoma, and is now married with four boys. Donald handles all types of litigation, but focuses most of his time on civil litigation, insurance bad faith, catastrophic tort, personal injury, workers’ compensation and medical malpractice.


University of Tulsa, B.A. Political Science, 2000
University of Tulsa, J.D., with highest honors, 2003


Order of the Curule Chair
Order of Barristers
ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law
Bioethics and the Law Book Award
The International Academy of Trial Lawyers Student Advocacy Award
CALI Award, Comparative Bioethics and the Law
Oklahoma Super Lawyers, Rising Star – 2011, 2013 – 2015


Tulsa County Bar Association
Oklahoma Bar Association
Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association (2006-present)