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McAfee & Taft named to 2021 ‘Best Law Firms’ list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

November 5, 2020

For the eleventh consecutive year, U.S News & World Report and Best Lawyers have named McAfee & Taft to its annual list of “Best Law Firms.” In total, the firm received 67 top-tier rankings across the state of Oklahoma – 49 in the Oklahoma City metropolitan market and 18 in the Tulsa market.

According to the publishers, ranked law firms are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top five percent of practicing attorneys in the United States.

Oklahoma City Tier 1 Rankings:

  • Aviation Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Biotechnology Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Corporate Governance Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Equipment Finance Law
  • ERISA litigation
  • Franchise Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Land Use & Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Litigation – Construction
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Litigation – ERISA
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Litigation – Patent
  • Litigation – Real Estate
  • Litigation – Securities
  • Litigation – Tax
  • Litigation – Trusts & Estates
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Non-Profit/Charities Law
  • Oil & Gas Law
  • Patent Law
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Tax Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts & Estates Law
  • Venture Capital Law

Tulsa Tier 1 Rankings:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law – Management
  • Energy Law
  • Energy Regulatory Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Labor Law – Management
  • Litigation – Banking & Finance
  • Litigation – Intellectual Property
  • Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Mass Tort Litigation – Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Trademark Law

McAfee & Taft also received seven Tier 2 and one Tier 3 rankings in Oklahoma City and five Tier 2 and one Tier 3 rankings in Tulsa, for a total of 81 total tier rankings across both metropolitan areas.