Experience Counts

Hiring a family or criminal law attorney requires investing in a partnership to understand your legal matter and goals when it comes to divorce, child custody, spousal support, or criminal matters, which is why the Oklahoma City law partners of Phillips Patten Law are committed to your specific legal endeavors from beginning to end.


Lance Phillips and Abigail M. Patten dedicate themselves to upholding family and criminal law and delivering results for our clients at every turn. We pride ourselves on being honest, reliable, and committed to your cause, whether defending you against exposure to domestic abuse or helping supply a better life for your children through a child custody hearing or even assisting you in obtaining the best results on a criminal matter.


Whether there is a minor child in need of care or an incapacitated adult in need of assistance, Phillips Patten Law is committed to assisting in getting the best outcome for those who are unable to take care of themselves. We commit to advocating for you and the interests of your loved ones.

Guardian Ad Litem

Sometimes families cannot resolve issues, causing distress for those in their care. Phillips Patten Law provides Guardian Ad Litem services, which focus on the best interests of those who cannot advocate for themselves.


Divorce happens. Phillips Patten Law is dedicated to achieving your desired outcome, whether it involves custody, visitation, parental rights, or property and asset division.

Criminal Law

If you find yourself in trouble with the law, our team will work endlessly to defend you towards a reduced sentence or not guilty verdict. We have extensive experience in criminal defense.


Lance B Phillips

Lance B Phillips


Lance B. Phillips has over 25 years of experience in criminal defense law at both the state and federal level. He has dedicated his time to serving those in prison or who have been convicted of serious crimes.

Abby Patten

Abby Patten


Abigail M. Patten spent the last four years as an Assistant Public Defender prior to her time in private practice. She has dedicated her career to helping families and representing those who cannot represent themselves by providing services in Divorce, Paternity, Guardian ad Litem services, Guardianships, and Adoptions.

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Why Choose Our Firm

There are many reasons to choose Phillips Patten Law for your legal needs:

Experienced Attorneys

The legal team at Phillips Patten Law has over 30 years combined experience in both family law and criminal defense.

Best Case Strategy

The attorneys at Phillips Patten Law will do our best to strategically work through your case and get you the best outcome possible. Our attorneys know how to maneuver through difficult cases and will develop strategies to get you through your legal issues.

Review Your Case

There are times when your case needs to be passed off to another attorney. Phillips Patten Law will review your case and make sure that we do the best we can to get you everything you deserve.

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