36 McAfee & Taft Attorneys Honored as “Oklahoma Super Lawyers”

Thirty-six attorneys from McAfee & Taft have been named to the 2008 edition of Oklahoma Super Lawyers, with 12 being singled out for “Top Lawyers” honors.

John Hermes and Frank Hill were recognized as “Top 10 Oklahoma Lawyers.” Myrna Latham, Susan Shields and Elizabeth Tyrrell were named to the list of “Top 25 Female Oklahoma Lawyers.”  Senior attorneys Chris Coleman, Richard Craig, Robert Dace, Sam Fulkerson, Michael Joseph, Reid Robison and Nathan Whatley were honored as “Top 50 Oklahoma Lawyers.”

Oklahoma Super Lawyers recognizes the state’s top 5 percent of Oklahoma attorneys in more than 60 practice areas.  Their selection is based on a survey of approximately 12,000 active attorneys across the state, and honorees are selected through peer nominations, a blue ribbon panel review process, and the independent research of Law & Politics, a publication of Key Professional Media, Inc.

The 2008 honorees from McAfee & Taft are: Joseph Bocock, Steven Cole, Chris Coleman, Richard Craig, Bruce Crum, Robert Dace, Reuben Davis, Clifford Dougherty III, Bill Freudenrich Jr, Gregory Frogge, Sam Fulkerson, Gary Fuller, Robert Garbrecht, Robert Gilliland, John Hermes, Frank Hill, Dudley Hyde, Michael Joseph, John Kenney, Myrna Latham, Michael Lauderdale, Robert Luttrell III, Keith McFall, Michael Nordin, John Papahronis, Charlie Plumb, Tony Puckett, Richard Riggs, Reid Robison, Susan Shields, Martin Stringer, Elizabeth Tyrrell, Peter Van Dyke, Joseph Walters, Drew Webb and Nathan Whatley.

McAfee & Taft is one of the largest, most experienced law firms in the Southwest, serving clients throughout the region and nationally in the areas of aviation, business law, corporate and securities, employee benefits, environmental law, healthcare, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, oil and gas, real estate and tax and family wealth. With offices in both Oklahoma City and Tulsa, the firm employs more than 280 Oklahomans, including more than 145 attorneys.