Bradley C. West

Bradley C. West

Shawnee, Oklahoma

Brad has practiced for over 23 years specializing  exclusively in Plaintiff's trial work, including medical malpractice, products liability, defective drugs and medical devices, trucking collisions, bad faith and class actions. He has received the highest possible rating nationally for both his legal ability and ethics, has been voted one of the "top 100 trial lawyers" in Oklahoma by the American Trial Lawyers Association and has also been featured in the magazine "Oklahoma Super Lawyers" each year since 2006.  Brad is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and serves on the board of several national legal organizations, including the American Association for Justice and the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers.   He frequently is invited to speak at various legal education programs as well as the University of Oklahoma Law School, his alma mater.  Brad has devoted his career to helping those who have been hurt, either physically or financially, by the wrongdoing of others.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Class Actions

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 2001

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 1989
  • Texas, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Arkansas, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1992


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D. - 1990
  • Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee
    • B.A. - 1987
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: Business Management

Published Works

  • Expert Witness Testimony, Oklahoma Bar Journal, 2001
  • Preparing for Trial, Oklahoma Bar Journal, 2008


  • Practical Lawyering, Oklahoma University School of Law, 2005 - 2013
  • Continuing Legal Education, Oklahoma Bar Association, 2006 - 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member; state delegate, 1994-1999, 1988 - Present
  • Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association, Member; executive committee 2003-2005; President 2006, 1988 - Present
  • Pottawatomie County Bar Association, President, 1992, 1997
  • Oklahoma Bar Association, governor 1999-2001
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Associate
  • American Association for Justice, Governor, 2010 - 2013
  • Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers, Advisory Board, 2011 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Oklahoma Law Day Ask a Lawyer Program, 1990 - Present
  • Oklahoma Bar Association Tornado Disaster Relief Program


  • English (Primary)


The West Law Firm
124 West Highland Street
Shawnee, OK 74801
Map and Directions

Phone: 405-395-4699
Toll free: 866-682-6365
Fax: 405-275-0052