Joe Paulk, J.D. joined Opveon's jury consulting team in late 2017. His practice with Opveon focuses on mock trials, jury focus groups, jury selection, theme development, and witness preparation.
Joe's legal career has encompassed over 100 jury trials as lead counsel, and over 3,700 mediations throughout the United States, including serving as a Class Action/MDL Settlement Claims Administrator in various complex insurance and medical device matters.
He has been honored by his peers with a Martindale-Hubbell “AV” Preeminent Rating, selected as a SuperLawyer every year since its inception in 2006, inducted into the International Academy of Mediators in 2015, listed in the International Who’s Who Legal in 2013 & 2014, and listed as Band 1 in Chambers & Partners US Law 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 editions.
Joe holds specialized mediation training through Harvard University, Pepperdine University and the American Law Institute. He is a founding member of the dispute resolution section of the Oklahoma Bar Association. He has also been a national speaker, an adjunct professor of law, and the author of numerous published articles on negotiation and mediation.
Joe maintains his separate ADR practice through Dispute Resolution Consultants in Tulsa.