Attorney Profile


Mr. Griffis attended the University of Oklahoma and received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree from the University of Central Oklahoma in 1987. He is a 1994 graduate of the Oklahoma City University School of Law, where he served as a member of the Moot Court Board and the Law School Board of Governors.

During law school and shortly thereafter, he worked in the corporate sector, serving as General Counsel and Project Director for various cellular network buildouts throughout the nation. In 1999, he traveled to Australia managing cellular telephone network buildouts in Brisbane and Melbourne for Lucent Technologies until December of 2000.

In 2002, Mr. Griffis went into private practice after accepting a position with a Sharp McQueen, P.A. in Liberal, Kansas, and was named as a partner in 2005. He served as the Liberal City Attorney and Assistant City Prosecutor from 2002 to 2006 and has also served on the Board of Directors of the Liberal Area Chamber of Commerce from 2002 to 2006.

In 2002, Mr. Griffis shifted his focus from corporate law to the domestic arena and has represented

The Griffis Law Firm

The Griffis Law Firm

clients in both Oklahoma and Kansas cases throughout his career in private practice. He has been involved in more than 800 divorce, custody, paternity, child support, and deprived child/juvenile offender actions. He has argued before the Kansas Court of Appeals five times since 2002 (twice for domestic cases) and is a member of the American, Oklahoma, Texas, and Kansas Bar Associations. He’s also admitted to practice in U.S. Federal Disctrict Court for the Western District of Oklahoma.

Mr. Griffis is divorced and has three children.