Government Relations And Administrative Law

Experienced And Respected Before Oklahoma Agencies And The Legislature

The lawyers of Derryberry & Naifeh, LLP, are ideally qualified to represent individuals, licensees, professionals, businesses and corporate clients who must interface with governmental agencies. We bring a diversified wealth of relevant experience to the table as we advocate on behalf of individuals, nonprofit groups, companies, firms, insurance companies and health care providers before administrative agencies.

We represent clients before the Oklahoma Legislature, advocating the interest of our clients to Legislators; monitoring significant legislation, amendments and hearings; and drafting legislation and necessary amendments.

Through our membership in SCG Legal (a global network of law firms based in state international capitals), we have the capability to create and execute multi-jurisdictional strategies and change for our corporate clients.

Representing Clients From Diverse Industries And Professions

Derryberry & Naifeh, LLP's activities involving government relations and administrative agencies include the following:

  • We advocate on behalf of individuals versus government in pers onal injury cases.
  • We represent businesses in obtaining liquor licenses and defending alleged violations. Stephen L. McCaleb has been representing liquor licensees since 2002. Some of his representative clients include national chain hotels, restaurants, and independent local owners. He recently successfully licensed over 130 licensees in response to Oklahoma's new alcohol legislation.
  • We represent clients in disciplinary matters and appeals of administrative agency rulings.
  • We represent insurance companies in insurance regulatory matters involving the Oklahoma State Insurance Department. We enjoy a great professional relationship with this agency, as attorney Stephen L. McCaleb is a former assistant general counsel for the agency.
  • We represent associations and companies that are being challenged by the state for various issues or practices that the state considers inadequate or inappropriate.
  • We resolve conflicts involving administrative agencies and health care professionals and providers.
  • We represent clients in administrative investigations, license and disciplinary matters.
  • We represent companies and government contractors in bid protest with the Oklahoma Office of Central Purchasing: Division of Office and Management and Enterprise Services (OMES), as well as Oklahoma County and other county governments, arising out of competitive bidding and contract awards.

Contact Derryberry & Naifeh, LLP

To discuss your government relations or administrative agency matters with one of our experienced lawyers, call 415-708-6569 or contact us online.