Tim N. Cheek

Tim N. Cheek

In law school, Tim was a member of Phi Alpha Delta and the recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award in Torts I.

During his legal career, Tim has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Central Oklahoma, teaching Business Law from 1992-1999, and was a Master in the Robert J. Turner American Inn of Court.

Tim has been awarded the prestigious “AV-Preeminent” 5.0 out of 5.0 rating from Martindale-Hubbell, which is their highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards.

Tim enjoys water and snow skiing, backpacking, and assuming various leadership roles in his church.


Whitworth College, B.A. Economics, B.A. Environmental Studies, cum laude, 1981

University of Oklahoma, M.B.A., J.D., 1985

Bar Admissions

Supreme Court of Oklahoma

U.S. District Courts for the Western, Northern, and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Primary Practice Areas

Insurance Defense and Coverage

Bad Faith

Products Liability

Premises Liability

Motor Carrier Liability

State and Federal Trial and Appellate Litigation


Oklahoma Bar Association

Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel

Select Reported Cases

Miller v. American Trust Insurance Co., 931 F.2d 703 (10th Cir. 1991).

MIC Property and Casualty Insurance Corp. v. International Insurance Corp., 990 F.2d 573 (10th Cir. 1993).