Trial lawyer Christopher Scaperlanda joins firm
McAfee & Taft, the state’s largest law firm, has announced that trial and appellate lawyer Christopher M. Scaperlanda has joined the firm. His state and federal litigation practice encompasses a broad range of commercial matters, including those involving insurance disputes, securities claims, directors’ and officers’ liability, contract disputes, and other complex business litigation.
Prior to joining McAfee & Taft, Scaperlanda worked in private practice as a trial lawyer in the Milwaukee, WI, office of the law firm of Quarles & Brady, LLP, and as a research fellow for Marquette University Law School, where he researched issues related to agricultural policy and its impact on small and medium-sized farmers and producers.
Scaperlanda graduated with honors from the University of Texas School of Law and holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and theology from the University of Notre Dame. While in law school, he served as an editor of The Review of Litigation journal.
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 aviation, business law, corporate and securities, employee benefits, entertainment law, environmental law, healthcare, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, oil and gas, real estate and tax and family wealth. The firm employs nearly 350 Oklahomans, including 180 attorneys, and has offices in both Oklahoma City and Tulsa.