Paul Foster – Paul Foster Law Offices, P.C.

Paul R. Foster is the President, Senior Shareholder and founder of Paul Foster
Law Offices, P.C., located in Norman, Oklahoma. Mr. Foster’s nearly thirty years
of law practice have included twenty years of private practice and ten years as
a General Counsel for the Oklahoma State Banking Department, where he was
involved in numerous state and national bank regulatory and legal projects
including the rewrite of the Oklahoma Banking Code, drafting input regarding
the Multistate Trust Act, interstate and state/federal cooperative examination
agreements, and serving as Chair of the CSBS Legal Conference hosted by the
National Judicial College.
Mr. Foster is currently in private practice advising and representing banks,
holding companies, bank directors, officers and owners in a wide range of legal
and regulatory matters. Mr. Foster has been an invited speaker for numerous
banking and banking law seminars, and has taught at the local, regional and
national levels, training bankers and their legal and regulatory counsel.
Mr. Foster has also served in officer and leadership roles, including Chairman
of the Oklahoma Bar Association’s Financial Institutions and Commercial Law
Section and as a member of the Oklahoma UCC Legislative Committee for Revised
Article 9. Mr. Foster is privileged to currently serve as General Counsel for the
Community Bankers Association of Oklahoma and was the 2012 recipient of
the CBAO’s distinguished Chairman’s Award. In 2013 and 2014, Mr. Foster was
named to America’s Best Lawyers and Oklahoma’s Best Lawyers by his peers.