KYMBERLI J.M. HECKENKEMPER
Kymberli J.M. Heckenkemper practices appellate, civil litigation, civil rights, criminal law and personal injury law in the firm’s Tulsa office. She serves as co-counsel in multiple high-profile civil rights cases, and uses her skills and legal expertise to advocate for victims of discrimination, sexual assault and police misconduct.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Heckenkemper held externships with the Tulsa County Public Defender’s Office and the Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Northern and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma. She also spent two semesters with the Lobeck Taylor Community Advocacy Clinic, where she worked alongside the clinic and the Oklahoma Policy Institute to develop ideas for legislative solutions to the state’s unconstitutional practice of relying on low-income criminal defendants to fund the court system through burdensome fines and fees and modern-day debtors’ prisons.
Ms. Heckenkemper earned her Juris Doctor from The University of Tulsa College of Law in 2018. She earned the CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in torts, community advocacy clinic and advanced community advocacy clinic. She was also a member of the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honors Fraternity and named to the Order of the Curule Chair upon graduation. She received her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice/legal studies from Northeastern State University in 2015.
Tulsa County Bar Association – Member
Oklahoma Bar Association – Member
Swingin’ D Horse Rescue, Inc. – Volunteer
502 W. 6th Street
Tulsa, OK 74119-1010