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Kristen Evans is an experienced and accomplished litigator, representing clients in state and federal courts throughout Oklahoma. Kristen counsels and advises clients ranging from local, family-owned companies to national, publicly traded companies in a variety of industries. Kristen's main practice areas include Civil Litigation Defense, Employer-side Litigation, Insurance Coverage Litigation and Bad Faith Defense, and Tort & Insurance Defense, including wrongful death and catastrophic injury.  

Kristen also advises clients in all areas of labor and employment law, including litigation, internal and agency investigations, as well as preventative advice and counseling. 

Since 2014, Kristen has been recognized as a Rising Star in Litigation by Oklahoma Super Lawyers. She has been named to Benchmark Litigation's 40 & Under Hot List for the last five years, and for 2022 and 2023, has been recognized as by "Best Lawyers in America" in Commercial Litigation. 


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law (J.D., with honors, 2010)
  • University of Oklahoma (B.B.A. in Supply Chain Management with Finance Minor, 2007)


  • Oklahoma (2010)
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern and Western Districts of Oklahoma
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • 2013-Present Hall Estill
  • 2010-2013 Best & Sharp
  • Named to Benchmark Litigation's 40 & Under Hot List from 2018-2023
  • Recognized as an Oklahoma Rising Star in Commercial Litigation by Super Lawyers, 2014-2022
  • Recognized as a Best Lawyer in America in Commercial Litigation and Insurance Law
  • 2016 Tulsa Business & Legal News "Tulsa 40" list, recognizing Tulsa's up-and-coming business and community leaders
  • Past Member, Board of Directors, American Heart Association 
  • Member, Leadership Tulsa 59
  • Street School, Former Member, Board of Directors
  • Member, Tulsa County Bar Association
  • Member, Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Member, Board of Directors, Federal Bar Association - Northern/Eastern Oklahoma Chapter


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