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

October 21, 2009

Forty-five attorneys from McAfee & Taft have been named to the 2009 edition of Oklahoma Super Lawyers, with 14 being singled out for “Top Lawyers” honors.

John Hermes and Frank Hill were recognized as “Top 10 Oklahoma Lawyers.” Jennifer Callahan, Myrna Latham, Susan Shields, Mary Ellen Ternes and Elizabeth Tyrrell were named to the list of “Top 25 Female Oklahoma Lawyers.”  Senior attorneys Chris Coleman, Richard Craig, Sam Fulkerson, John Kenney, Charlie Plumb, 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 2009 honorees from McAfee & Taft are: Rachel BlueJoseph Bocock, Timothy Bomhoff, Jennifer Callahan, Steven Cole, Chris Coleman, Richard Craig, Bruce Crum, Robert Dace, Reuben Davis, Bill Freudenrich Jr, Gregory Frogge, Sam Fulkerson, Gary Fuller, Robert Garbrecht, Robert Gilliland, John Hermes, Frank Hill, Henry Hoss, Dudley Hyde, Michael Joseph, John Kenney, Michael LaBrieMyrna Latham, Michael Lauderdale, Robert Luttrell III, Keith McFall, Richard MullinsMichael Nordin, John Papahronis, Chris Paul, Ross PlourdeCharlie Plumb, Tony Puckett, Richard Riggs, Reid Robison, Susan Shields, Martin Stringer, Mary Ellen TernesElizabeth Tyrrell, Peter Van Dyke, Joseph Walters, Drew Webb, James Webb and Nathan Whatley.

McAfee & Taft is Oklahoma’s largest law firm, serving clients locally, nationally and internationally in the areas of aviation, business law, corporate and securities, employee benefits, entertainment law, environmental law, healthcare, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, oil and gas, real estate and tax and family wealth. The firm employs nearly 300 Oklahomans, including 148 attorneys, with offices in both Tulsa and Oklahoma City.