James R. Rodgers

James R. Rodgers

Oklahoma Probate, Wills, and Trusts and Estates Attorney

Firm Overview

Helping clients get peace of mind, for more than 40 years
It is never too early to plan for your future. If you need help with your probate, will, trust, or estate proceedings, I can help. My name is James R. Rodgers, and for more than 40 years I have been helping clients throughout Oklahoma secure their legacies. The process of wills, probate, and estate planning can be sensitive to deal with, but with me by your side you are assured that an experienced attorney is here to see that your wishes get carried out.

A commitment to community
From my office in Blackwell, I am proud to serve clients throughout the entire state of Oklahoma. I am a community-oriented attorney who is dedicated to seeing that the people of this great state get the attention and care that they deserve. The law is in my blood; I am a third-generation attorney, and I am devoted to this profession and to continuing my family's proud legal tradition. Many lawyers look at clients as nothing more than another case file. However, when you come to me, you will be taken care of personally from the start of our relationship until your situation comes to a positive resolution. In addition, any client who comes to me for assistance will also receive the benefit of my:

-Decades of experience - For more than 40 years, I have been practicing law throughout Oklahoma. During that time, I have seen countless cases and have provided solutions for clients that other attorneys with less experience might not discern.
-A passion for the law - Being an attorney is what I love to do. I will go above and beyond to satisfy my clients. After all, I work for you.
-Acclaimed legal service - In addition to providing satisfying solutions to clients across the state, I am AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available for legal abilities and adherence to ethical standards.

Areas of practice
If you live in Oklahoma and are in need of an experienced attorney, I handle the following cases:
-Trusts and estates

Main Office

Main Office
105 North Main
P.O. BOX 514
Blackwell OK 74631


(580) 363-3684

Estate Planning

Oklahoma trusts and estates attorney helping you plan

Whether you are planning the care or support of loved ones upon your death or wrangling with the probate process while mourning the loss of a loved one, I can help. My name is James R. Rodgers. I have more than 40 years of experience assisting with all aspects of trusts and estates issues, including:
-Estate planning
-Estate tax issues
-Executorship duties
-Living wills
-Living trusts
-Probate and will disputes
-Wills drafting and execution

Estate planning
You work hard for your family, so knowing that you have planned for their long-term well-being and financial security can bring you comfort. When devising an estate plan, I consider how best to protect your children, support your loved ones and contribute to the charitable causes that are special to you.

I thoroughly analyze your estate and strategize the best means of transferring your assets, minimizing taxes, establishing guardianship for your children, caring for your pets, supporting your personal philanthropic causes and protecting your loved ones. I can also draft a will that reflects your desires, and I can establish living trusts if they would serve your individual needs and your estate planning goals.

James R. Rodgers

James R. Rodgers

Practice Areas
-General Civil Practice
-Estate Planning
-Real Estate
-School Law
-Business Law
-Personal Injury
-Oil and Gas Law

Admitted: 1968, Oklahoma

Law School: Southern Methodist University, J.D.

Member: Kay County (President, 19781979), Oklahoma and American Bar Associations

Biography: Phi Alpha Delta. Assistant City Attorney, 19681975

Born: Blackwell, Oklahoma


Southern Methodist University
Juris Doctorate,