Carrie Petty named real estate and business transactions paralegal

McAfee & Taft, the state’s largest law firm, has announced that Carrie M. Petty has been named a paralegal.  In her new role, she provides comprehensive paralegal support to attorneys whose practices encompass the areas of real estate, economic development and business incentives, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, and other complex business transactions and related financing.

Petty began her legal career in 2000 and worked as a legal secretary, legal assistant, and paralegal at law firms in Boston, Chicago, Kansas City, and Oklahoma City before joining McAfee & Taft in 2014 as a legal secretary. Her breadth of experience includes work in the areas of civil litigation and mediation, tax and estate planning, financial services law, and real estate and business transactions.

With more than 180 attorneys and offices in Oklahoma City, Tulsa and Springfield, McAfee & Taft is one of the nation’s 250 largest law firms as ranked by the National Law Journal.