Penni Jones Receives Top Honors from COALA

June 15, 2005

Penni Jones, a certified paralegal and civil litigation specialist with the firm’s litigation group, was honored as the “2005 Legal Assistant of the Year” at the Central Oklahoma Association of Legal Assistants’ recent 2005 Annual Attorney Recognition Luncheon.

She is credited with being an outspoken advocate and promoter of the paralegal profession within the community and for playing a key role in the Oklahoma Bar Association Legal Assistant Services Committee’s lobbying efforts to grant paralegals membership to the Oklahoma Bar.  In addition to currently serving as the president of COALA, Jones is also a member of the National Federation of Paralegals Association and the National Association of Legal Assistants.

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.