John W. Funk

John W. Funk: Attorney with Conner & Winters, LLP AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Conner & Winters, LLP (116 Attorneys)
  • One Leadership Square, 211 North Robinson, Suite 1700, Oklahoma City, OK 73102
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John Funk is a commercial transaction attorney whose practice is primarily focused on commercial lending, real estate, acquisitions, and business transactions. He has substantial experience in representing financial institutions in commercial lending transactions of all types, including loans related to income producing properties, real estate development and construction, hospitals and health care businesses, farm and ranch including cattle feeding, asset based lending, and oil and gas. Mr. Funk also has an active practice in real estate sales, acquisitions, and leasing transactions.

John has lectured on a variety of legal topics related to business transactions at seminars conducted by professional organizations. He currently serves as General Counsel/Risk Manager for the firm, and is a member of the firm’s Banking and Real Estate Practice Group. John’s achievements have resulted in inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the categories of Banking and Real Estate Law.


•Congratulations to the 59 lawyers from Conner & Winters who were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2019.
•10 Conner & Winters Attorneys Named Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in America
•58 Conner & Winters Attorneys Named to 2018 Best Lawyers in America List

Honors & Recognitions

Leadership In Law Award

Best Lawyers - Banking and Real Estate

2018 Banking and Finance Law Best Lawyers in America “Lawyer of the Year” in Oklahoma City

Martindale Hubbell - AV rating

Oklahoma Law Review

Commercial Real Estate Council

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Banking and Finance
  • Business Formation and Organization
  • Corporate and Securities
  • Corporate Compliance and Governance
  • Loan Documentation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate
  • Construction
  • Energy
  • Manufacturing

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(405) 272-5710  Phone
(405) 232-2695  Fax
University Attended:
University of Oklahoma, B.B.A., 1975
Law School Attended:
University of Oklahoma, J.D., 1978
Year of First Admission:
1978, Oklahoma

Community & Professional

Oklahoma Bar Association

American Bar Association, Business, Probate & Trust, Real Estate

Board Member of Skyline Urban Ministries

Birth Information:
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1953
Reported Cases:
Experience: Represented a bank client in a USDA guaranteed loan for construction of a hospital; Represented a bank client in an acquisition/construction loan for a retail shopping center; Served as local counsel for the tax equity investor in a 298-megawatt wind farm project; Represented various real estate owners/developers in real estate purchase and sale transactions; Represented a bank client in a construction loan for a multi-tenant student housing project; Represented an individual in negotiations with an oil and gas company and private equity investor regarding employment as CEO and receipt of management incentive units; Represented various clients in connection with the sale of mineral interests; Advised client and prepared a Tenant In Common Agreement for ownership of an office building among tenants in common; Represented a bank client in connection with the sale of a real estate loan and assignment of loan documents; Represented a bank client in connection with a line of credit and mortgage term loan to an affiliated group of assisted living centers in multiple states; Assisted a bank client with the termination of a data processing agreement and related deconversion issues; Prepared enforceability opinions as local counsel for various borrowers in commercial lending transactions

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