ABA Journal

Adam Banner


Adam R. Banner is the founder and lead attorney of the Oklahoma Legal Group, a criminal defense law firm in Oklahoma City. His practice focuses solely on state and federal criminal defense. He represents the accused against allegations of sex crimes, violent crimes, drug crimes and white-collar crimes.

Recent Articles

Truth-Selective: ‘The Burial’ illustrates honesty in trial work
Nov 20, 2023, 08:45 am CST

Did the ‘BTK Killer’ have more victims? Oklahoma sheriff and district attorney spar over cold case
Oct 25, 2023, 12:00 pm CDT

Screen Rant: True-crime cable shows can be long on repetition and short on authoritative sources
Oct 5, 2023, 01:55 pm CDT

So you were convicted of killing someone who’s still alive—now what?
Sep 6, 2023, 09:42 am CDT

A Great Escape: Fugitives and prison cruelty throughout cinematic history
Aug 29, 2023, 10:08 am CDT

Surviving true crime—from the victims’ perspective
Aug 14, 2023, 11:47 am CDT

The trials of ‘Jury Duty’ in life and in art
Jun 14, 2023, 11:36 am CDT

‘Jury Duty’ offers some realism hidden in the absurdity
May 25, 2023, 02:21 pm CDT

The public defender approach to personal life
May 10, 2023, 02:52 pm CDT

‘Bluey’ and teaching your children about the legal system
Apr 25, 2023, 12:38 pm CDT

Examining NBC’s new ‘Night Court’ and new judges
Apr 12, 2023, 10:58 am CDT

Alex Murdaugh and whether to testify in your own defense
Mar 23, 2023, 09:30 am CDT

Is this a court of record or ‘Nothing But Trouble’?
Mar 15, 2023, 02:09 pm CDT

‘Rust’ and a look at criminal liability on movie sets
Feb 27, 2023, 08:41 am CST

Examining juvenile crime and punishment in songs
Feb 13, 2023, 08:41 am CST

‘Tulsa King’ and a look at organized crime
Jan 23, 2023, 08:43 am CST

Hulu’s ‘Reasonable Doubt’ and keeping an appropriate distance from your clients
Jan 9, 2023, 12:28 pm CST

‘The Vanished’ and the need for closure
Dec 5, 2022, 08:41 am CST

A Credit to the Genre: ‘Serial’ and the case of Adnan Syed
Oct 20, 2022, 02:07 pm CDT

Flight of the Fugitive: Why do we love watching suspects on the run?
Sep 28, 2022, 08:46 am CDT