Shad Withers

Attorney · Cooley Law School

Shad Withers, an Idaho native, received his undergraduate degree in Political Science and Business from Utah State University, where he was a member of the Political Science Honor Society, Pi Sigma Alpha. After, Mr. Withers attended the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, where he received multiple writing awards and graduated cum laude. Following law school, Mr. Withers was an attorney in the Product Liability / Mass Tort Litigation group at the international law firm of Sidley Austin in Chicago, Illinois.

Mr. Withers moved to Oklahoma in 2008, where he has successfully represented the interests of businesses and individuals in matters involving breach of contract, insurance coverage, bad faith, construction defect, catastrophic motor vehicle collisions, medical malpractice, negligent credentialing, Title VII discrimination, and the sales practices of national broker-dealers.


Articles By Shad Withers

When to Make an Underinsured or Uninsured Driver Insurance Claim
Tips on making a claim under your own policy when the at-fault driver has no (or not enough) car insurance coverage.
Parental Responsibility Laws in New York
Understand when parents can be liable for the children's actions in New York.
The Affidavit of Merit in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits
If you’re filing a medical malpractice lawsuit, you may need to file this key document alongside the initial complaint.
Settling a Slip and Fall Claim: Six Tips to Get Your Best Result
As you prepare to settle your slip and fall claim, follow these six tips to get the best result you can.
When Does a Surgical Error Become Medical Malpractice?
Find out when a surgical error rises to the level of malpractice, why surgical errors happen, and what kinds of surgical errors are among the most common.
Parental Responsibility Laws in Florida
Find out when a Florida parent is legally responsible for injuries and property damages caused by their child.
Malpractice Complaints Against a Doctor or Hospital
Tips and resources when you're considering a certain physician or health care facility.
How Much is Your Slip and Fall Claim Worth?
Every slip and fall claim is different, but understanding these factors will help you value your slip and fall claim.
Vehicle Damage Due to Poor Road Conditions: Who Is Liable?
From potholes to construction zones, who is on the legal hook when your car is damaged by road conditions?
Parental Responsibility Laws in Utah
Understanding a parent or legal guardian's potential liability for a minor's "willful misconduct" or negligence in Utah.