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Vaden F. Bales Vaden F. Bales

Vaden F. Bales


Vaden Bales is a shareholder in our Tulsa office who practices solely in the areas of Business Transactions, Banking and Real Estate Law. Throughout his career he has assisted clients in all phases of real estate and business transactions. He enjoys the challenge of finding solutions for his clients to even the most difficult transactions. 


  • Washburn University School of Law (J.D., 1975)
  • University of Tulsa (B.S., 1972)


  • Oklahoma (1975)
  • Kansas (1975)
  • 2014-Present Hall Estill 
  • Riggs Abney Neal Turpen Orbison & Lewis
  • Recognized as the Best Lawyers' 2019 Tulsa Real Estate attorney of the year
  • Recognized as a Best Lawyer in Oklahoma in Real Estate law
  • Retired Trustee, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Former Trustee, The Sandia Foundation, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Chair, Governance Committee
  • Former Trustee, The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, Center City, Minnesota
  • Member, Tulsa Chapter CCIM