Elton John Jenkins

Elton John Jenkins

Sole Practitioner
Norman, Oklahoma

Elton Jenkins is a life long resident of Oklahoma. His main office is located near the Cleveland County Courthouse in Norman, Oklahoma. However, he has worked in most of the counties in Oklahoma. Elton has worked as a trial attorney for over 17 years. During that 17 years he has had over 3500 felony case and countless misdemeanors. For 12 years he was responsible for one third of the major crimes on the Indigent Defense contract in Cleveland County. Prior to becoming a trial attorney, Elton earned a degree in Elementary Education and worked as a tennis instructor. Elton's practice reflects his experience. He has spoken at the University of Oklahoma Law School on the issues of ethics and the practice of law. Elton has successfully represented clients on the most difficult of cases, including murder, robbery and sex crimes. He also has represent numerous clients on misdemeanors, including DUI, possession of drugs and domestic abuse.

Areas of Practice

  • 80% Criminal
  • 10% Personal Injury
  • 10% Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma, 2003


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D. - 1999
  • University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, Oklahoma
    • B.S. - 1996
    • Major: Elementary Education

Representative Clients

  • Turqouis Smith
  • Lonnie Harkins
  • Glenn McCoy
  • Aisha Donaldson


  • Matt Swain, Attorney at Law 405-501-0827
  • Justin Jack


  • Guest Speaker, Professional Ethics, University of Oklahoma Law, 2001 - 2016

Past Employment Positions

  • Moore Public Schools, School Teacher, 1995 - 1996
  • Willow Creek Country Club, Tennis Instructor, 1988 - 1995


  • English
  • French