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Koller Trial Law represents a wide range of victims from personal injury, to sexual abuse, to vehicular accidents. If you have a question about an aspect of law, we often have the answer.

Rights of the Innocent: Legal Support for Victims of Crimes

June 2024
In the aftermath of a crime, victims often find themselves grappling with the emotional, physical...

Ensuring Child Safety: Strategies to Protect Children from Abuse

May 2024
Protecting children from abuse is a shared responsibility of parents, caregivers, educators...

Unveiling the Silence: Understanding Why Crime Victims Choose Not to Disclose

April 2024
In the realm of criminal justice, the decision of crime victims to remain silent about the...

The Evolving Definition of Abuse and When to Seek Legal Help

March 2024
In recent years, societal perspectives on what constitutes abusive behavior have undergone a...

Protecting Our Future: Child Safety Laws Every Parent Should Know

February 2024
In the pursuit of a safe and nurturing environment for our children, understanding and complying...

Defining Consent: Navigating the Line between Sex and Rape

January 2024
In the realm of intimate relationships, the concept of consent is pivotal, drawing a clear line...

How to Report Child Abuse In Oklahoma

December 2023
Child abuse is a serious problem that affects many children across the United States. In...

VAWA: What it is, Why we need it

December 2023
VAWA: What It Is. VAWA stands for the Violence Against Women Act. Which is a bit of a misnomer...

School Shootings in the Midwest: A Legal Analysis

November 2023
School shootings have become a tragic reality in our society, and the Midwest has not been immune...

He Said, She Said

November 2023
Every trial arising out of an incident of sexual harassment and abuse provokes the same biases...

Celebrate Your Right to a Trial by Jury in Oklahoma

October 2023
One of the fundamental rights guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution is the right to a trial by jury...

NURSING HOME SEXUAL ASSAULT

October 2023
If you were physically unable to get out of bed, mentally unable to decode what is happening to...

Combatting Sex Trafficking in Oklahoma

September 2023
Sex trafficking is a heinous crime that has a devastating impact on its victims. Unfortunately...

Want to build a bubble around your child? Tips about child sex abuse

September 2023
Child sex abuse is far more common than most people think. By age 20, 30 percent of girls have...

HAZING:  ROUGHHOUSING OR ASSAULT?

August 2023
There are all kinds of excuses but hazing now is really inexcusable. We know a lot more now about...

Addressing Sexual Harassment in the Oklahoma Workplace

August 2023
Sexual harassment is a serious issue that can have a devastating impact on employees and their...

Protecting Children: Understanding the Impact of Grooming

August 2023
Grooming is a manipulative process employed by individuals with harmful intentions to exploit and...

The Dual Nature of Teacher-Student Sexual Relationships: Criminal Offenses and Civil Lawsuits

July 2023
Teacher-student sexual relationships are deeply disturbing and raise serious legal and ethical...

Legal Conferences and Events in Oklahoma: Reviews and Highlights

July 2023
Oklahoma is home to a vibrant legal community, with many conferences and events taking place...

Social Media Injury to Teenagers: Addressing Bullying and Predators

June 2023
Social media platforms have become an integral part of teenagers' lives, offering both...

THEME PARK AND WATER PARK SAFETY – HOW TO KEEP YOUR FAMILY SAFE

June 2023
Summer has kicked off and many Oklahoma families are making plans to take their children to local...

Current Legal Issues Affecting Oklahoma Businesses: A Discussion

June 2023
Oklahoma is home to a diverse range of businesses, from small startups to large corporations.

Oklahoma Sexual Assault Laws: Current Legal Issues and Recent News

May 2023
Sexual assault is a serious crime that affects thousands of people every year in Oklahoma. The...

Hazing: Roughhousing or Sexual Assault?

May 2023
Recent incidents in our local high school sports team involving assault between teammates is not...

Civil justice for Crime Victims

April 2023
More than 23 million Americans are victimized by crime each year. Most of us are familiar...

5 Tips for Safe Online Dating

March 2023
If you are single, dating, and want to scare yourself silly, just google “murder” & “internet...

Learn About the New Federal Law Protecting Athletes: SafeSport

February 2023
Protecting athletes from sexual abuse is the focus of the new SafeSport Act adopted by Congress...

Welcome to Koller Trial Law

January 2023
My grandfather used to tell me, “Sometimes you need to buy the hat.” Then he would...

Laurie Koller speaks on What Civil Attorneys can do to Help Trafficked Victims

January 2020
The Fourth Annual Beyond Awareness Summit is a week from today. This two-day program is sponsored...

Safe Online Dating

February 2022
Swipe Right if he’s hot. But left if he’s a menace. If you are single, dating, and want to scare...

Victim Centered Law Firm

February 2020
The National Crime Victims Bar Association is a collection of about 500 lawyers across the...

What to Do If Your Child Discloses Sexual Abuse

March 2022
Child sexual abuse is a “silent crime” because child victims often have no visible signs of...

Victims’ Compensation: Funded and Fair

July 2022
Fairness in the legal system, including in Victims’ Compensation, should be a subject of...

The Goals Of Our Initial Consultation

Coming forward with information about sexual abuse and sexual assault can be extraordinarily difficult. Many victims of sexual violence have legitimate concerns about what will happen if they contact a lawyer about their experience.

Because it is often the uncertainty about what will happen that prevents victims from coming forward, we would like to explain our goals in an initial consultation, and the process we use to better get to know our clients and determine how we can help them.