About the Firm
Mr. Contreras is a highly-experienced, conscientious and aggressive trial attorney. Mr. Contreras has over 29 years of experience, and during that time has tried literally thousands of jury and non-jury trials. Mr. Contreras is a lawyer with an “AV Preeminent” rating by Martindale Hubbell. This is the highest possible rating a lawyer can attain, and the rating is made by both judges and other lawyers.
Mr. Contreras approaches his cases from a unique perspective, with a complete understanding that each client is entrusting to Mr. Contreras what is almost certainly the most important matter in the client’s life. Mr. Contreras is honored to be chosen to represent each and every client and passionately advocates his clients' legal matters.
Mr. Contreras graduated from McAlester High School in McAlester, Oklahoma. Mr. Contreras graduated with a class ranking of 7 out of the 282 students in his class.
Mr. Contreras then graduated from East Central Oklahoma State University in Ada, Oklahoma. Mr. Contreras obtained a Bachelor of Science (with Honors) in Business Finance.
Mr. Contreras next obtained his Juris Doctor (with Distinction) from the University of Oklahoma School of Law.
While attending law school at the University of Oklahoma, Mr. Contreras received the honor of being invited to become a member of The Oklahoma Law Review, an invitation based on academic excellence. As a member of The Oklahoma Law Review, Mr. Contreras wrote an article which was published. Mr. Contreras' Law Review article related to the admissibility of Character Evidence in trials. Because Mr. Contreras became a published Law Review author, he was awarded the additional honor of serving as a Note Editor (who edited the writings of other members submitting papers for publication).
Associate Attorney at the Law Office of Jeff Contreras, P.C.
Mr. Bland is a lifelong resident of McAlester, Oklahoma, and graduated from McAlester High School in 2009.
Mr. Bland is a graduate of Northeastern Oklahoma State University and the University of Arkansas School of Law.
Mr. Bland became licensed to practice law in The State Of Oklahoma in April, 2017.
Associate Attorney Eli Bland has been an invaluable asset at the Law Office with extraordinary analytical and research skills. Eli shows incredible empathy for his clients, and he has a very genuine understanding of their problems and needs. Eli Bland advocates for each and every client with dedication and perseverance.
The legal staff at the Law Office of Jeff Contreras is second to none. Mr. Contreras employs Ms. Tanya Johnson, a Legal Assistant who has been employed at the Law Office since March, 2010. Ms. Jenna Hundley has been employed as a Legal Assistant at the Law Office since November, 2010. Both Ms. Tanya Johnson and Ms. Jenna Hundley are extremely bright, highly-motivated and diligent self-starters. They care deeply about the quality of the work generated by the firm, the professionalism of their performances, and the sensitivities of the firm’s clientele.