M. Eric Bayat
Founder of the Bayat Law Firm, M. Eric Bayat handles cases of criminal defense, family law and personal injury. He represents individuals in the following counties in Oklahoma: Canadian, Logan, Garfield, Cleveland, Kingfisher, Alfalfa, Grady, Jackson, Greer, Caddo, Kiowa, Custer, Carter, McClain, Garvin, Lincoln, Seminole, Pottawatomie, Pittsburg, Sequoyah, Love, Coal and Payne. Although his practice is focused in the metropolitan area, he is admitted to practice throughout the state of Oklahoma and in the Federal Western District of Oklahoma.At the University of Central Oklahoma, Mr. Bayat earned a bachelors degree in geography. He then went on to law school on a scholarship to Oklahoma City University School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor. During his time in law school, he gained experience in criminal law as an intern at one of the top criminal defense firms in the metropolitan area.Mr. Bayat founded his law firm on the belief that clients deserve the undivided attention of their attorneys. With a focus on personalized service and accessibility, he has handled cases in the following municipal courts: Edmond, Bethany, Oklahoma City, Warr Acres, Choctaw, Valley Brook, Mustang, Yukon, Forest Park and Moore.Mr. Bayats areas of practice include arrest and arraignment, assault, assault and battery, child support, criminal domestic violence, criminal fraud, criminal law, custody and visitation, dissolution of marriage, divorce, domestic violence, dramshop laws, drug and alcohol violations, expungement, failure to pay child support, felony, juvenile law, marital property, misdemeanor, motor vehicle accidents, murder, name change, personal injury, probation, sex offenses, theft, and wrongful death.
Recent legal blog posts
Will you be able to provide for your family? Every client is a new relationship—a new experience. So what did I, an eleven-year-old boy from the suburbs, know about camping in the wilderness? Do you know what your auto insurance coverage is? When you are injured by another driver’s negligence, it is that driver’s liability coverage you will be seeking in your claim.Read More
Do your homework, know what coverage is available, and make sure you and your family are protected from the most likely risks. A couple of problems result from this situation. You’ve paid for that insurance, so you deserve to get the benefits you paid for. While you are looking at your case in a vacuum, thinking only about how your life has been affected, the insurance company is looking at the big picture, and your claim is one of thousands just like it around the country.Read More
You will need to get your car repaired or replaced, and you may need a rental car. Certainly, your life has been changed in ways you never expected, and probably not for the better. The other kind of arbitration has to be agreed to by the parties. Redirect Examination: Further examination of a witness after cross-examination, carried out by the party that first called the witness. We are constantly researching facts and that law that may add value to our client’s claim - even if we are in the midst of a trial.Read More
One had never been wrecked, and one had been wrecked and repaired. One alternative is by showing the difference between the fair market value of the vehicle before the collision as compared with the market value of the damaged vehicle after the collision. You may not realize that you have a carpal tunnel injury because you were gripping the steering wheel tightly at the instant of impact. But now they want their money back? Doyou get your money back if you never get hurt and they never have to pay? NO! We tell these companies to go pound sand.Read More