McAfee & Taft adds oil and & gas paralegal Kerry Blackburn
McAfee & Taft, the state’s largest law firm, has announced the addition of Kerry Blackburn as a paralegal for the firm’s Energy and Oil & Gas Group. Her primary responsibilities are focused on trial preparation from inception to conclusion for lawsuits brought at the state, federal and appellate levels.
Prior to joining McAfee & Taft, Blackburn worked as a legal assistant for an Oklahoma City-based litigation firm. She earned an associate of applied science degree in paralegal studies from Rose State College, where she was the recipient of the Central Oklahoma Association of Legal Assistants’ Dianna Peters Memorial Scholarship.
McAfee & Taft is one of the nation’s 250 largest law firms as ranked by the National Law Journal and serves clients locally, nationally and internationally in the areas of appellate, aviation, banking and financial institutions, bankruptcy, business restructuring and workouts, business transactions and finance, employee benefits and executive compensation, energy and oil & gas, environmental, healthcare, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, real estate, securities, subrogation recovery services, and tax and family wealth. The firm employs nearly 350 Oklahomans, including more than 175 attorneys, and has offices in both Oklahoma City and Tulsa.