Michon Hughes graduated from the University of Tulsa College of Law with honors. While in law school, she was routinely successful in moot court competitions including first place in the Regional ABA Negotiations Competition and 2nd place in the National ABA Negotiations Competition. She was also a recipient of the Order of the Barrister’s Award and the prestigious Cali Award for evidence.
Prior to obtaining her law degree, she graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, with a Highest Distinction honors degree in Alternatives in Education.
In 2011 Michon was named Domestic Violence Prosecutor of the Year for the State of Oklahoma and in 2018 she was named one of America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys. Michon has varying trial experience prosecuting a variety of cases including first degree murder, rape and child crimes. In private practice she fiercely advocated in high profile cases and grand jury proceedings.
She is licensed to practice in the State of Oklahoma, the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, and the United States District Courts for the Northern, Western and Eastern District Courts of Oklahoma.
She has experience in and serves the clients of Sherwood, McCormick & Robert primarily in the areas of civil litigation, elder law, white collar criminal defense, and family law.