Gary G. Prochaska

Gary G. Prochaska specializes in workers’ compensation at Laird Hammons Laird, which he joined in 2010. He dedicates all of his practice to litigation and speaks about the issue through seminars at the Oklahoma Bar Association.¬†Gary is a native of Arlington Heights, Ill. His wife, Cheryl, is an accountant, and they live in Oklahoma City with their dog, Sooner. They have three daughters, Jennifer, Sarah and Katie, and six grandchildren. The Prochaskas enjoy going to the lake, watching OU football and attending their grandchildren’s sports activities.

Areas of Practice

Litigation Percentage

  • 100 percent of practice devoted to litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Oklahoma, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma, 1977
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit, 1978


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law, juris doctorate,¬†1976
  • Carroll College (Waukesha, Wis.), bachelor’s degree, 1973

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oklahoma Bar Association


  • Speaker on several workers’ compensation topics, Oklahoma Bar Association


  • Oklahoma City office