John Hermes Named to List of Nation’s Leading Litigators

May 19, 2005

John N. Hermes, managing director for the law firm of McAfee & Taft, has been named to Media Law Group’s inaugural Guide to the Leading US Litigation Lawyers.   The guide is the first in a new range of US-specific guides that Legal Media Group is launching as part of its Expert Guides series.

In his law practice, Hermes represents clients in all forms of business-related litigation, including the prosecution and defense of cases involving banking, insurance coverage, franchises, healthcare, municipal bonds, oil and gas, products liability, real estate transactions, securities, taxes, trusts, telecommunications, trademarks and other commercial controversies.

Hermes is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and is included in The Best Lawyers in America (Business Litigation) and the Chambers Guide to America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (Litigation).  He is also a Master of the Bench of the American Inn of Court CV and serves on the committee for admissions and grievances for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma.

He currently serves on the boards of directors for Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma and Oklahoma Lawyers for Children.

McAfee & Taft is one of the largest, most experienced law firms in Oklahoma, serving clients throughout the Southwest 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.  The firm employs over 200 Oklahomans, including more than 110 attorneys.