Zach L. Neighbors

Associate

(405) 552-2275
zach.neighbors@mcafeetaft.com
Oklahoma City

Zach Neighbors is a trial lawyer whose state and federal litigation practice is focused on the resolution of a broad range of civil disputes, including complex commercial litigation and claims involving breach of contract, personal injury, products liability, professional negligence, and other torts.

A significant portion of Zach’s practice is devoted to defending national insurance companies against claims of bad faith, fraud, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, negligent underwriting, and alleged violations of consumer protection laws, as well as coverage disputes arising under life, auto, property, and commercial general liability insurance policies. He also regularly represents oil & gas and energy companies, transportation companies, and construction companies in lawsuits alleging personal injury and negligence arising from construction defects, transportation accidents, and premises liability.

Zach earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Oklahoma in 2018 and his Juris Doctor from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 2021. While pursuing his law degree, he served as president of the Board of Advocates, was a member of the National Health Law Moot Court Team and Phi Delta Phi legal honor society, and was named to the Order of the Solicitors. He also worked as a law clerk for a boutique litigation firm for two years and spent a summer semester studying abroad at Worcester College at the University of Oxford.

Professional Organizations and Memberships

  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Oklahoma, 2021
  • U.S. District Courts for the Western, Northern, and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma
  • J.D., University of Oklahoma, 2021
    • Order of the Solicitors; Phi Delta Phi; President, Board of Advocates; National Health Law Moot Court Team
  • B.A. (Political Science), University of Oklahoma, 2018