Michael J. Harkey

Michael J. Harkey
Appointed by: Governor Brad Henry
Retention date: 2006 and reappointed in 2008

Judge Harkey graduated from The University of Oklahoma in 1973 and received his Juris Doctorate from the Oklahoma City University School of Law in 1976.

He is a member of the Oklahoma State and County Bar Associations. Prior to his appointment to the Workers' Compensation Court, Judge Harkey was in the private practice of law. In January 2011, Governor Brad Henry appointed Judge Harkey as Presiding Judge of the Workers' Compensation Court.