Ms. Merrill has a statewide position as the Medical-Legal Partnership Lead Attorney and Resource Development Coordinator. Her office will be located in Tulsa, where she will provide direct representation to clients at the Medical-Legal Partnership at OU-Tulsa.
|April Merrill and Adrienne Watt, Director of Advocacy|
In addition, April will engage in resource development to expand the Medical-Legal Partnership to other Tulsa locations and into other parts of Oklahoma. April will supervise the new Medical-Legal Partnerships as they are established.
Ms. Merrill graduated from the University of Tulsa with a degree in Psychology in 2005. After completing her education at the University of Tulsa College of Law, April became a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association in 2010. Ms. Merrill has just successfully completed a two-year Senior Fellowship in Child Advocacy at the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation. Prior to this Fellowship, April was a teacher and has significant experience in special education law.