By rigorously maintaining the highest standards of legal excellence, the Oklahoma-based law firm of McAfee & Taft has grown to become one of the largest and most respected full-service business practice law firms in the region.
In fact, McAfee & Taft received top marks in the current edition of the Chambers USA Guide to America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, earning top rankings in the areas of corporate/commercial, energy and natural resources, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation and real estate law. The firm’s Native American law practice was also highly ranked. In addition, 48 of the firm’s attorneys were honored as leading lawyers in their respective practice areas, more than any law firm in Oklahoma.
A record 97 McAfee & Taft attorneys were named to the current edition of The Best Lawyers in America with 15 attorneys being named "Lawyers of the Year," an honor given to only a single lawyer in each legal practice specialty in each community. Super Lawyers recognized 88 McAfee & Taft attorneys in its latest Oklahoma edition, with 65 firm attorneys named to its “Super Lawyers” list and another 23 attorneys named as "Rising Stars." The firm was also named to the prestigious Go-To Law Firms of the World's Leading Companies and its litigation practice earned top marks in the latest edition of Benchmark Litigation.
Since its inception in 1952, McAfee & Taft has taken a leadership role in providing clients with creative and innovative strategies for meeting their business and legal needs. In the early 1950’s, founder Kenneth E. McAfee was instrumental in registering the nation’s first drilling fund with the Securities and Exchange Commission. A few years later, co-founder Richard G. Taft filed the first registration statement of an international drilling fund.
The tradition of providing innovative and aggressive legal representation continues to this day. For more than 60 years, clients have counted on McAfee & Taft’s multi-disciplinary approach to problem-solving, along with the depth and talent of its dedicated attorneys and support staff, to create comprehensive, customized legal solutions.
McAfee & Taft is also well-positioned to serve and protect the worldwide interests of its clients through its affiliations with TerraLex® and L2B Aviation, two exclusive international networks of independent law firms, as well as being the exclusive Oklahoma law firm selected for the Employers Counsel Network.