Adam Childers, Attorney at Law
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Childers is a Juris Doctorate graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Law. He is licensed to practice law in Oklahoma.
Early Life and Education
Adam Childers was born in London, England into an unconventional nonconformist family.
He attended Cheam School before studying at Wadham College, Oxford where he earned a bachelor’s degree.
After graduating, he attended Trinity College, Cambridge to further his education in history and economics.
At Trinity, he studied Adam Smith’s theories which had an enormous influence on his development as an economist.
He became a prominent British Liberal statesman, holding numerous key positions throughout his career. Additionally, he played an essential part in founding both Melbourne University and Melbourne Public Library.
Adam Childers earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Oklahoma in 2000. Since that time, he has been practicing law in Oklahoma courts.
He specializes in labor and employment law. He represents clients in a range of employment disputes – sexual harassment, all forms of discrimination as well as any charges brought before Equal Employment Opportunity or Oklahoma Human Rights Commissions.
Beyond his legal work, Mr. Dao is also very active on the lecture circuit and provides talks to lawyers, high level executives and human resource professionals about various workplace laws affecting them and training on topics like the ADA, FMLA, ADEA Title VII laws in Oklahoma as well as Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation laws.
Achievement and Honors
Childers has received many honors throughout his career; one such achievement was being recognized with the Emerging Artist Award at the 17th annual Americana Music Awards ceremony. At that event, Childers gave one of the most powerful speeches of the night – likely giving what could have been considered the highlight speech for Childers’ achievement.
Adam Childers is currently studying political science and international relations at Truman State University, following in the footsteps of his grandfather Victor Childers. At Truman, Adam has become involved with both student political organizations on campus as well as state-wide level political groups.
Childers has received multiple awards for his volunteer efforts. Currently, he serves as founding director of Young Ladies Success Summit in Brazos Valley Area and has also been recognized by various organizations for academic excellence; being a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Order of Barristers respectively.
Adam Childers is an attorney widely acknowledged by his peers for his exceptional performance in Oklahoma courts. He services clients throughout Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Ardmore, Muskogee, Enid Stillwater Norman Weatherford/Clinton area.
He holds both a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (1997 from the University of Oklahoma) and Juris Doctor degree (2000) from that institution, making him an active member of both its Labor and Employment Section as well as of its Oklahoma Bar Association.
Crowe & Dunlevy’s Labor & Employment Practice Group and is co-chair. His clients include employers, HR professionals and individuals seeking legal advice regarding employment matters such as discrimination lawsuits to handbooks for employees. He frequently lectures on various employment laws.
Adam Childers specializes in labor and employment law. He works closely with employers to advise them regarding terminations, garnishments and more. Furthermore, Adam possesses vast trial experience both as an advocate in court as well as as an impartial juror.
Crowe & Dunlevy has appointed him Chair of their Labor and Employment Practice Group. Additionally, he has handled a wide variety of cases for clients such as Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Oklahoma Human Rights Commission investigations.
Childers is well known in his field of law; however, in addition to this talent he is an exceptional artist as evidenced by his iconic portrait of Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris that recently went viral. His unique and captivating work inspires many. Additionally, Childers serves as an Ambassador for Gabb Life which assists young athletes and artists achieve their dreams.