Deborah B. Barnes - Score: 40%
Judge Barnes received her bachelor's degree from the University of Oklahoma and her law degree in 1983, from Oklahoma City University School of Law where she graduated first in her class. From 1985 to 1989 Judge Barnes was a staff attorney for former state Supreme Court Justice Ralph Hodges and has since worked in civil litigation, administrative law and commercial and business law. From 1997 to 2001 Judge Barnes was vice president, associate general counsel and corporate secretary for Oneok Inc. in Tulsa. The next year she began working in private practice at Crutchmer, Browers &...
Robert D. Bell - Score: 63%
Judge Robert Dick Bell was born in Norman, on May 11, 1967 to Bobby and Jaynee Bell. He married Carolyn Johnson, and they have two children - Bradleigh Jewel and Adelaide Jane.
Bell attended and graduated from the Norman Public School system. He received his B.A. (1989) from the University of Oklahoma and J.D. (1992) from the University of Tulsa College of Law. In law school, he was presented the award for distinguished service to the House of Delegates for recognition of being elected to office all three years of school.
Kenneth L. Buettner - Score: 95%
Judge Kenneth Buettner was appointed to the Court of Civil Appeals by Gov. Frank Keating and was sworn in Feb. 26, 1996. He served as Vice-Chief Judge in 2004 and as Chief Judge since January 2005. He has been a member of the Executive Board of the Oklahoma Judicial Conference since 2002, serving as president of the Conference in 2005.
John Fischer - Score: 37%
Judge Fischer attended the University of Oklahoma for his bachelor's degree, as well as his master's degree in English literature. He later attended the University of Oklahoma College of Law for his Law Degree. From 1976 until 1980 Judge Fischer served as an assistant attorney general and from 1980 to 2006 he was in private practice.
Jerry L. Goodman - Score: 49%
Judge Jerry L. Goodman, District 1, Office 1. Born on April 17, 1939, in Mangum, Oklahoma, Goodman received a bachelor's degree from the University of Tulsa in 1961, and a Juris Doctor degree from Georgetown University in 1964. He was appointed to the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals on July 26, 1994. He is a member of the American, Oklahoma and Tulsa County bar associations, American Judicature Society and the Oklahoma Judicial Conference. Goodman and his wife, Donna, have four children - Courtney, Polly, Mallory and Benjamin.