79 McAfee & Taft attorneys named to 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America

Eight attorneys named to prestigious list for first time

August 4, 2010

A record 79 attorneys from McAfee & Taft were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, more than any other Oklahoma law firm. Since the last edition was published, eight McAfee & Taft lawyers have been named to the prestigious list for the first time.

First-time honorees are Gary W. Catron (Oil & Gas Law), Myrna S. Latham (Real Estate Law), Michael McClintock (Commercial Litigation), James C. McMillin (Commercial Litigation), Scott W. Sewell (Trusts and Estates), Mark D. Spencer (Commercial Litigation), Jeff Todd (Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law and Water Law) and James R. Webb (Commercial Litigation).

Attorneys re-selected for the annual list are:

Published since 1983, The Best Lawyers in America is widely regarded as the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. This year’s list is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey involving more than 3.1 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by others lawyers in their specialties. Because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion is considered a singular honor.

The Best Lawyers in America is published by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.

McAfee & Taft is one of the largest, most experienced law firms in the region, serving clients nationally and internationally in the areas of aviation, business law, business restructuring and bankruptcy, 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 more than 300 Oklahomans, including 156 attorneys, and has offices in both Oklahoma City and Tulsa.