Camp Bonds Jr.
Mr. Bonds was born in Muskogee, Oklahoma, April 2, 1942. He received his B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Oklahoma in 1965, and received his Juris Doctrate from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 1968. Mr. Bonds was admitted to the Oklahoma bar in 1968. He is admitted to practice before the U. S. Supreme Court, the U. S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Tenth Circuits, and the U. S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern and Western Districts of Oklahoma. Mr. Bonds is a member of Phi Alpha Delta and the Muskogee County and Oklahoma Bar Associations, and the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel (NARTC). He is a Fellow of the Oklahoma Bar Foundation. He was elected and served as President of the Muskogee County Bar Association 1995 - 1996; he served as an editor on the Board of Editors for the Oklahoma Bar Journal 1993 - 1996; and he was elected to and served on the Board of Governors of the Oklahoma Bar Association 2003 - 2006.
Mr. Bonds has a diverse practice including Railroad Defense; Insurance Disputes and Bad Faith Insurance litigation; Personal Injury and Property Damage claims; Real Estate disputes; Banking and Commercial Law and Federal and State trial practice.
Mr. Bonds has always been active in the community. He is an avid sportsman and enjoys hunting, fishing and canoeing on the Barron Fork and Illinois Rivers. He is an active member of Ducks Unlimited and the Sequyah Club. He is also an active member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.
Mr. Matthews is one of the founding members of BONDS, MATTHEWS, BRENNAN & BONDS, PLLC. He graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1957, and received his L.L.B. from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 1960. He was Vice President of Phi Alpha Delta (1959-1960), a member of Omicron Delta Chi, Order of the Coif, and Editor-in-Chief of the Oklahoma Law Review (1960). Mr. Matthews was admitted to the Oklahoma bar in 1960. He is admitted to practice before the U. S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, the U. S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern and Western Districts of Oklahoma and the Western District of Arkansas. He is a member of the Muskogee County, Oklahoma and American Bar Associations and the Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Matthews has a diverse practice which includes all types of Personal Injury and Property Damage cases; Automobile Accidents and Tractor-Trailer Truck Accidents; Nursing Home Negligence and Neglect; Medical Mal-Practice; Defective Products; All types of Real Estate matters including Condemnations, and Equine (horses), Bovine (cattle) and Agricultural cases.
Mr. Matthews has always been involved in the community, including the Shriners, and the Jaycees. He and his extensive family are all active members of First United Methodist Church. Mr. Matthews’ second passion (his first is practicing law) is calf roping. He is an active member of the Senior Pro Rodeo and in 2002 was inducted into the National Senior Pro Rodeo Association Hall of Fame.