William G. LaSorsa
Bill was an experienced trial attorney, who became a partner at Jones Gotcher in 1995. He was a former Assistant District Attorney for Tulsa County where he served for six years. In 1996, he was appointed Special Prosecutor, Tulsa County, when he successfully prosecuted a Murder, First Degree case. Mr. LaSorsa concentrated his practice in litigation, including complex civil litigation and family law matters. He was active in the Tulsa County Bar Association, having served as a member of the Board of Directors for over ten years. He was also extremely active in the Oklahoma Bar Association where he served on the Board of Governors of the Association from 1994-1996. Mr. LaSorsa had served on the Oklahoma Bar Foundation for eight years and served as president of the Foundation in 2004. Mr. LaSorsa was a Master Emeritus in the Hudson-Hall Wheaton Chapter of the American Inns of Court. Mr. LaSorsa has an extensive military background. He served in the United States Army for thirty years (both active and reserve) with over half of that service being in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps.
He was a member of the Federal District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma, the Tenth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, the U.S. Court of Military Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. LaSorsa received his bachelor’s degree from Marquette University and his law degree from the University of Tulsa College of Law. He has served as a member of the TU Law Alumni Board of Directors and is currently the President-Elect.