University of Kansas School of Law, J.D., 1996

University of Kansas, B.A., 1993




U.S. District Court, District of Kansas

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma

U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma

Kansas Bar Association

Missouri Bar Association

Oklahoma Bar Association

Tulsa County Bar Association

S. Lance  Freije

S. Lance Freije, Partner

Lance practices in the area of medical malpractice defense, complex commercial litigation, as well as the defense of personal injury claims.

In successfully resolving cases, whether delivering defense verdicts at trial, winning summary judgments or negotiating favorable settlement terms, Lance focuses on achieving the best results for his clients. 

He represents a variety of professionals facing malpractice claims, including doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dentists and real estate agents and brokers.  Lance also defends numerous companies in matters involving employment issues, product liability, premises liability, breach of contract and bad faith insurance claims.

SuperLawyers has recognized Lance’s skill and experience, naming him a “Rising Star” in 2009 and 2010, and a SuperLawyer in 2017 and 2018.  He was also names as one of "America's Top 100 High Stakes Litigators" in 2018 and one of "America's Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators" in 2018.  He earned both his law degree and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Kansas.  Lance is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association, the Kansas Bar Association, the Missouri Bar Association and the Tulsa County Bar Association.