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McAfee & Taft represents public and private companies and their directors and officers in connection with all aspects of corporate governance, from corporate compliance to D&O insurance and indemnification to management of corporate crises.

Our attorneys provide expert insight and counseling in a broad range of general corporate governance and compliance matters, including:

  • Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance
  • SEC reporting requirements
  • Nasdaq and NYSE compliance
  • Securities issuance
  • Proxy solicitations
  • Board and shareholder annual and special meeting requirements
  • Authorization of actions
  • Corporate veil issues
  • Fiduciary duties and liability
  • Directors and officers indemnification and insurance
  • Internal investigations
  • Stockholders’ rights plans
  • Special committees
  • Corporate crisis management
  • Executive compensation programs
  • Related party transactions
  • General advice regarding the terms of by-laws, corporate charters, operating agreements and partnership agreements to the extent they relate to corporate governance and reporting issues
  • General review of corporate minutes and advice regarding resolutions and corporate documentation
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Simon W. Bright
Associate
(405) 270-6082
Matthew K. Brown
Associate
(405) 552-2304
Vickie J. Buchanan
Shareholder, Industry Group Leader
(405) 552-2331
Emily Wilson Bunting
Shareholder
(405) 552-2312
Jennifer H. Callahan
Shareholder, Director, Industry Group Leader
(405) 552-2225
Kaitlyn Schrick Chaney
Associate
(405) 552-2337
Steven P. Cole
Shareholder
(405) 552-2230
W. Chris Coleman
Shareholder, Industry Group Leader
(405) 552-2234
Richard D. Craig
Shareholder, Practice Group Leader
(405) 552-2349
C. Bruce Crum
Shareholder
(405) 552-2247
Elizabeth L. Dalton
Shareholder, Industry Group Leader
(405) 552-2217
Cheryl Vinall Denney
Shareholder, Practice Group Leader
(405) 552-2295
Wagner R. Dias da Silva
Shareholder
(405) 552-2374
Gregg B. Eichner
Shareholder
(405) 552-2271
S. Gregory Frogge
Shareholder
(405) 552-2283
Robert L. Garbrecht
Shareholder, Practice Group Leader
(405) 552-2254
Bonner J. Gonzalez
Shareholder
(405) 552-2347
Danae V. Grace
Shareholder
(405) 270-6017
Charles Greenough
Shareholder, Practice Group Leader, Industry Group Leader
(918) 574-3005
Stephen M. Hetrick
Shareholder, Director
(918) 574-3029
William J. Holland
Associate
(918) 574-3027
Matthew J. Holman
Associate
(918) 574-3050
Sean S. Hunt
Shareholder
(405) 552-2345
Justin Jackson
Shareholder
(405) 552-2240
Richard D. Johnson
Shareholder
(405) 552-2204
Michael E. Joseph
Shareholder, Practice Group Leader
(405) 235-9621
Mark W. Malone
Shareholder
(405) 552-2274
Samanthia Sierakowski Marshall
Of Counsel
(918) 574-3009
Brett P. Merritt
Associate
(405) 552-2384
Isai Molina
Associate
(405) 552-2290
T. Lake Moore V
Associate
(405) 270-6068
Terra Lord Parten
Shareholder
(405) 552-2324
Tracy A. Poole
Of Counsel, Industry Group Leader
(918) 574-3026
Louis J. Price
Of Counsel
(405) 552-2253
James C. Prince
Of Counsel
(405) 552-2309
Dee A. Replogle, Jr.
Shareholder
(405) 552-2261
Philip B. Sears
Of Counsel
(405) 552-2288
Hannah Cline Shoss
Associate
(405) 270-6086
William T. Silvia
Associate
(918) 574-3043
Joshua D. Smith
Shareholder, Practice Group Leader, Industry Group Leader
(405) 552-2301
Collen L. Steffen
Associate
(405) 552-2348
N. Martin Stringer
Of Counsel
(405) 552-2284
Jeffrey L. Vogt
Associate
(405) 552-2214