T. Luke Abel Discusses Limitations of Noneconomic Damages Cap in Op-Ed

Posted on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at 2:52 pm    

In a recent op-ed piece in The Oklahoman, T. Luke Abel of the Abel Law Firm responded to an opinion piece published in the newspaper on July 9th that supported tort reform measures in the state. Specifically, Luke Abel discussed a client that he represented, and the injustice of this catastrophic accident victim having his noneconomic damages reduced from $5 million to $350,000 because of a cap on noneconomic damages that the Oklahoma Legislature instituted in 2011.

Click here to read T. Luke Abel’s article in its entirety.

Ed Abel Named Oklahoma City Personal Injury Litigator of the Year

Ed Abel was awarded the Litigator of the Year award as recognition of his tremendous success in the courtroom defending the lives of Oklahomans, and his unique service as a true son of the State of Oklahoma. He has won some of the largest verdicts in Oklahoma's history, and he and his team have successfully argued against harmful tort reform laws in the state Supreme Court. His impact is so widespread across the state that Governor Mary Fallin declared May 1st as "Ed Abel Day."

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