Murder is among the most serious criminal charges that an individual can be faced with. Penalties and jail time can be severe, and, in Oklahoma, certain types of murder charges leave a defendant open to the possibility of receiving the death penalty. In Oklahoma, there are multiple types murder charges ranging from first-degree murder to justifiable or excusable murder. If you or someone you know has been charged with murder, it is important to seek legal counsel as early into the process as possible because these charges are generally aggressively prosecuted. Likewise, it is equally important to retain legal counsel that is willing and able to defend you all the way through a jury trial. Overman Legal Group’s skilled criminal defense team are experienced and have a history of success in acquitting individuals charged will all types of murder.