Paralegal marks 50 years with Oklahoma City law firm

Jo Balding has experienced the technological revolution and more during the five decades she’s worked for Crowe & Dunlevy law firm in Oklahoma City.

BY PAULA BURKES Published: November 4, 2012

Crowe & Dunlevy paralegal Jo Balding stumbled into her job at the Oklahoma law firm. Literally.

A native of Medicine Lodge, Kan., just north of Alva, Balding was in downtown Oklahoma City for a lunch date with a friend who worked on the fifth floor of the First National Center. Balding took the wrong elevator whose doors opened to the law offices of “Crowe, Boxley, Dunlevy, Thweatt, Swinford & Johnson.”

She was a little...

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