Bruce Crum’s practice is primarily concerned with regulatory and transactional matters affecting banks, bank holding companies and other financial institutions. Bruce also represents both purchasers and sellers in private equity capital leveraged transactions involving financial as well as strategic parties.
Bruce joined McAfee & Taft in 1977. His achievements and expertise have earned him inclusion in Chambers USA Guide to America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Oklahoma Super Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America (banking and finance law, corporate law, financial services regulation law). He was named "Best Lawyers' 2012 Oklahoma City Banking and Finance Law Lawyer of the Year," an honor only given to a single lawyer in each legal specialty in each community.
Bruce is also a member of the state’s Incentive Review Committee, which was established by the Oklahoma Legislature in 2004 to review tax and other incentives provided by the State of Oklahoma to attract industry. He was appointed by the Governor to serve for a four-year term.