Bill Zuhdi

The Zuhdi Law Firm
PO Box 1077
Oklahoma City, OK 73101
(405) 232-1400
www.billzuhdi.com


Recognition of Bill Zuhdi as an authority on constitutional rights has extended to his being interviewed and quoted by The Wall Street Journal, and interviews and appearances on ABC World News Tonight with Peter Jennings.  Bill Zuhdi's appearances on ABC World News Tonight were selected by and are included in the Television News Archives of Vanderbilt University. The Television News Archive collection at Vanderbilt University is the world's most extensive and complete archive of television news. The collection only holds evening news broadcasts from the major U.S. national broadcast networks: ABC, CBS, NBCand CNN. Bill Zuhdi has been quoted regarding federal jury trials in numerous news broadcasts, newspapers and publications throughout the country. Bill Zuhdi is named and recognized in Marquis Who's Who in the World, Marquis Who's Who in American Law and Marquis Who's Who in America (2000-2016 editions).  Bill has served on the Board of Directors of a National Bank and currently is on the Board of Directors of the Friends of the Oklahoma History Center.

Bill Zuhdi is a trial and appellate lawyer, admitted to practice law before The Supreme Court of the United States of America, The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma,  The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas,the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, The Supreme Court of Oklahoma, The Supreme Court of Texas, The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals and all other courts in Oklahoma and Texas.  Bill has also been lead counsel in The United States District Court for the Central District of California and in The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, and the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri.  He has successfully orally argued appeals to three judge federal judicial panels in Denver, Colorado and in New Orleans, Louisiana, as well as state appeals to The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals.

His experience includes lead counsel in numerous federal jury trials and state jury trials. Bill Zuhdi has prepared and written as lead appellate counsel numerous appeals in both federal and state courts of appeal as well as The United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. Bill Zuhdi has represented clients in courts in Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Colorado, Louisiana, Illinois, Arkansas, Kansas, Nevada, California, Hawaii, the District of Columbia and New York. His Juris Doctor was obtained at the University of Oklahoma (J.D. 1982). He is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and The State Bar of Texas.  Bill is a member of the Federal Bar Association. He is a member of The Death Penalty Habeas Corpus Panel for the Western District of Oklahoma and The Criminal Justice Act Panel for the Northern District of Texas and for the Western District of Oklahoma. Bill has served as moderator for the Literacy Summit, continuing legal education program. He has over 32 years of experience in all phases of trial and appellate practice. His many published opinions in appellate courts include The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals.Bill has represented numerous entertainment companies, singer/artists and sport's figures in various contracts, law suits and other litigation.  Bill's legal representation extended into Bill producing in concert in multiple states Time magazine entertainer of the century Frank Sinatra, as well as many other well known entertainers.  Bill's experience in entertainment and artist representation goes back to the early 1980s, and includes contract negotiations, personal representation, promotions, production, tours, concerts, copyright, and all aspects of entertainment law and litigation.