Rachel Blue, Mary Quinn Cooper ranked at top of 2023 Oklahoma list by Super Lawyers

Portraits of Rachel Blue and Mary Quinn Cooper in front of a background photo of the Oklahoma Judicial Center (headquarters of the Oklahoma Supreme Court, the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals, and the Judiciary of Oklahoma) with the Super Lawyers logo overlaid.

In the recently released 2023 edition of Oklahoma Super Lawyers, McAfee & Taft intellectual property attorney Rachel Blue and trial attorney Mary Quinn Cooper were once again named to the annual publication’s list “Top 10” Oklahoma lawyers, with Cooper ranked second overall. This year marks the fourth time for Blue to make the prestigious list, and the seventh for Cooper. In addition, McAfee & Taft was the only firm in Oklahoma to have two attorneys selected for the top list.

Blue is a former trademark examining attorney with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office who brings extensive experience and insider knowledge to her practice in intellectual property law as well as franchise law, entertainment law, and unfair competition matters. Her intellectual property practice primarily focuses on trademark clearance and prosecution, opposition and cancellation proceedings, and enforcement. She also handles licensing of all types of intellectual property, coexistence and consent agreements, copyright prosecution and filing, and litigation of trade secrets, trademarks and copyrights. Blue’s franchise practice consists of preparation and review of disclosure documents and franchise agreements, registration of franchises, and counseling for both franchisees and franchisors.

Cooper is a trial lawyer who serves as national trial counsel for major corporations and defends product liability claims and class actions in courts across the country.  For more than 25 years, she has represented Ford Motor Company nationally in challenging cases with high exposure. Mary has also tried high-stakes cases for various other manufacturers and Fortune 500 companies and has defended clients in professional malpractice matters. She currently also serves as co-leader of McAfee & Taft’s Litigation Group.

Both Blue and Cooper are graduates of the University of Tulsa College of Law and have been previously inducted in the University of Tulsa College Hall of Fame.