Bob Luttrell Joins McAfee & Taft

October 31, 2005

McAfee & Taft, Oklahoma City’s largest law firm, has announced that Robert T. Luttrell, III,  a veteran Oklahoma attorney and noted author and speaker in the area of banking law, has joined the firm as of counsel.

Luttrell has more than 30 years experience involving all aspects of business, real property and commercial law.  The majority of his practice is focused on the representation of banks, savings associations, other financial institutions and lenders, and their customers in all areas of the banking, including commercial, real estate and consumer finance and deposit taking activities.  He has extensive experience representing lead lenders, participants and borrowers in negotiating and drafting loan and workout documents, and he regularly advises financial institutions on compliance issues.

Luttrell teaches courses in bank operations law and Truth in Lending regulation at schools conducted by the Oklahoma Bankers Association and has previously taught Financial Institutions Law, the Law of Bank Collections and Deposits, and the Law of Sales at the University of Oklahoma College of Law and the Oklahoma City University School of Law.

Prior to 2005, Luttrell was in private practice in Oklahoma City.  His career highlights also include serving as in-house counsel and commercial loan officer with a local bank and house counsel for a group of six affiliated banks along with their related mortgage, data processing, check processing, credit card and bank forms companies.

Luttrell is a member and former chairman of the Legislative Review Committee studying and reporting on the effect of various proposed amendments to the Uniform Commercial Code.  He is also a trained arbitrator and certified mediator.

About McAfee & Taft

McAfee & Taft is one of the largest, most experienced law firms in Oklahoma, serving clients throughout the Southwest and nationally in the areas of aviation, business law, corporate and securities, employee benefits, entertainment, environmental law, healthcare, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, and tax and family wealth.  The firm employs over 200 Oklahomans, including more than 115 attorneys.