Floyd W. Taylor

Floyd W. Taylor

Managing Partner
Location:
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Phone:
405-896-9855
Fax:
405-525-2250
Email:
The Taylor Law Firm, PLLC, has a long history of helping Oklahoma City families with their legal problems. Our father-son team of attorneys has more than 50 years of combined legal experience.
Prior to founding the firm, Floyd W. Taylor worked as general counsel for the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, a first assistant attorney general for the state and as a district court judge. This depth and breadth of expertise allows us to handle a wide range of matters.

Family Law Services

Being a family law firm, we focus on personal service and tailoring our representation to meet your unique needs. We can help you with a wide range of matters, including:

• Divorce, spousal support determinations and fair property division
• Child custody, visitation and child support
• Unique divorce issues facing military families

Our lawyers will try to settle your case through negotiation or mediation. When the situation requires, we have the experience to take a case to trial and through an appeal.

Handling All Your Family's Legal Needs Under One Roof

Following a divorce, we can help you revise an estate plan to ensure accuracy. We can walk you through the probate process after the loss of a parent or help with a guardianship hearing for a child.
To find out how the Taylor Law Firm, PLLC, can help you with a legal need, call and schedule a free appointment to discuss your concerns

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Guardianships
  • Personal Injury
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Property Litigation
  • Administrative Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 1968
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Virginia, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit, 1987

Education

  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma
    • J.D. - 1968
    • Honors: Phi Delta Phi; Dean's Honor Roll
  • University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma - 1965
    • Honors: Dean's Honor Roll

Published Works

  • Proof of Value in Eminent Domain, Leasehold Interest, Southwest Legal Foundation, Fall, 1969
  • Legal Ramifications of Prior Public Announcement that a Particular Property is to be taken for Public Use by a Freeway or Other Public Project, Phi Delta Phi Journal, Spring, 1970
  • Landowners Remedies at Law under Art. II, Oklahoma Constitution, Section 24, Oklahoma Bar Journal, Vol. 51, No. 34
  • What's Wrong with Divorce Lawyers?, Oklahoma Family Law Journal, Vol. 11, No. 3, 1996
  • Cross Examination of Mental Health Witnesses in Child Custody Cases, Oklahoma Bar Journal, Oct., 1991

Classes/Seminars

  • Custody and Visitation - Basic Divorce, Oklahoma Bar Association, 2006
  • Contempt of Court: Tips and Traps in Family Law, Oklahoma Bar Association, 2005

Honors and Awards

  • Tribute of Appreciation - American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials, 1980

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oklahoma Bar Association, Member, 1968 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Oklahoma Department of Highways - Legal Division, Trial Attorney, 1965 - 1974
  • Oklahoma Department of Transportation - General Counsel, First Assistant Attorney, 1980 - 1982
  • District Court of Oklahoma County, Special Judge, 1982 - 1983
  • Miskovsky, Sullivan, Taylor & Manchester, Partner, 1983 - 1990
  • Taylor & Manchester, Partner, 1990 - 2003
  • Taylor & Associates, Owner, 2003 - 2009
  • The Taylor Law Firm, PLLC, Managing Partner, 2009 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • General Counsel Oklahoma Angler Unlimited, Inc., 2004 - Present
  • Oklahoma Bass Federation Nation, Inc., 2006 - 2008

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Kappa Sigma
  • Phi Delta Phi