Rebecca N. Beason

Personal History

Ms. Beason, formerly Rebecca N. Pfenning, is a native of Kiowa County, Oklahoma and a graduate of Hobart High School. She is a farm girl from Hobart, Oklahoma and the oldest daughter of Greg and Marsha Pfenning.

During high school and college Ms. Beason was active in the Future Farmers of America (F.F.A.) Organization.  She has proudly served as a former Oklahoma state officer of the FFA.

Showing lambs and steers instilled a competitive edge in Ms. Beason and that competitive drive remains alive in her to this day. She was blessed in the show ring and has received numerous awards for her animals as well as showmanship, including the award of “Grand Champion” at the Tulsa State Fair.

Undergraduate Education

Rebecca was a Top Ten Freshman and she was also named a Top Ten Graduating Senior at Oklahoma State University (O.S.U.) in Stillwater, Oklahoma where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in the study of Political Science.  Ms. Beason was, and is, a Pi Beta Phi (Pi Phi) and she was a member of practically every campus activity at O.S.U. and still found time to serve cheese fries at Eskimo Joe’s.

Extracurricular Activities

Ms. Beason is an alumnus of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority. She is a former President of the Jackson County Bar Association and a member in “good standing” of the Oklahoma Bar Association.  Ms. Beason proudly served as a Bar Examiner for approximately eight (8) years for the Oklahoma Bar Association (OBA).

Community Involvement

Ms. Beason is involved in numerous civic organizations and community activities including P.E.O.  She is a member of the First United Methodist Church in Altus. She also served as a bar examiner for approximately eight (8) years for the Oklahoma Bar Association (OBA). Rebecca also previously served on the Board and as the president of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) and as a participant in the “Grate” Altus Spelling Bee which is an annual competition in support of literacy.

Graduate Education

Ms. Beason is a proud recipient of a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from the Dedman School of Law at Southern Methodist Univeristy in Dallas, Texas.

Legal Experience

Ms. Beason is admitted to practice law in the State of Oklahoma and in the United States District Court, the Western District of Oklahoma.

Ms. Beason previously served as an Assistant District Attorney for Oklahoma Judicial District III and had numerous trials as an assistant district attorney. Such criminal trials included, but are not limited to: (a) murder, (b) child abuse, (c) manufacture of methamphetamine, (d) distribution of a controlled dangerous substance, and (e) shooting with intent to kill.

Ms. Beason entered private practice in 2003 and opened the Beason Law Firm, P.L.L.C. She currently serves clients in a variety of cases in the areas of bankruptcy law, appellate law,  family law, adoption, guardianship, dissolution/divorce, business formation, criminal defense, civil litigation and criminal defense litgation, wills, trusts and probate.