Phillips Murrah attorneys selected as 2017 Super Lawyers

Twenty Phillips Murrah Attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyers for their excellence in their respective practice areas. Seven attorneys of them under the age of 40 were recognized as Rising Stars. Super Lawyers is a research-driven, peer influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained […]

Firm selects September Employee of the Month

Deena Baker, Legal Assistant, is Phillips Murrah’s Employee of the Month for September 2017. “It is an honor to be selected as Employee of the Month,” she said. “One of the best decisions I have ever made was joining the Phillips Murrah team a little over nine years ago. Wow, has time flown! “I have […]

Phillips Murrah named Best Place to Work by Journal Record

Phillips Murrah is proud to announce that our Firm has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Oklahoma by The Journal Record. “We are excited to be recognized as being one of the Best Places to Work,” said Phillips Murrah President and Managing Partner, Tom Wolfe. “We take pride in providing […]

Phillips Murrah welcomes new litigation attorney

Phillips Murrah is proud to welcome Mark E. Hornbeek to our Firm. Phillips Murrah welcomed Mark to the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group as an associate attorney. As a recent graduate of the University of Oklahoma School of Law, Mark earned the American Jurisprudence Award for Civil Procedure I, Torts I and Criminal Law. He served […]

Four Phillips Murrah attorneys chosen as Lawyers of the Year

Phillips Murrah is proud to announce that four of our Directors have been named Lawyers of the Year on The Best Lawyers in America© 2018 list in Oklahoma City. 2018 Lawyers of the Year Sally A. Hasenfratz – Construction Law Fred A. Leibrock – Litigation – ERISA J. Mark Lovelace – Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) Jim A. […]

Director presents on issues related to real estate closings, ethics

Director Robert N. Sheets will give a presentation on Sept. 14 for Continuing Education professionals on issues relating to real estate transactions. Sheets will present at 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. at the National Business Institute’s seminar titled “Handling Real Estate Transactions From Start to Finish.” “For the morning presentation, I’ll be discussing issues that can […]

Firm selects August Employee of the Month

DeAnn Aderholt, Legal Assistant, is Phillips Murrah’s Employees of the Month for August 2017. “It’s a great honor and a wonderful surprise for my peers to recognize me and my effort,” she said. “I’m so thankful for my job here at Phillips Murrah and my work family that’s come along with it! “My co-workers and […]

Phillips Murrah partners with KOSU and area Food Banks to help feed hungry children

Oklahoma’s children are back in school, but not every school kid has reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food. In Oklahoma, one in four children struggle with the detrimental effects of food insecurity. Phillips Murrah set out to be a part of the solution by helping feed hungry school children in our […]

Phillips Murrah announces 37 attorneys named to 2018 Best Lawyers list

Phillips Murrah is proud to announce that 37 of our attorneys have been named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2018 list in Oklahoma City. The Best Lawyers in America 2018 Jennifer Ivester Berry – Commercial Transactions / UCC Law; Real Estate Law Douglas A. Branch – Securities / Capital Markets Law; Venture Capital Law Elizabeth K. Brown […]

Journal Record names Nikki Edwards to Fifty Making A Difference list

The Journal Record will honor Phillips Murrah Director Nikki Edwards as one of fifty female business and community leaders in Oklahoma named to their “Making A Difference” list. Olympic gold medalist Shannon Miller will be the keynote speaker at the 37th annual Woman of the Year gala set for Oct. 26 at the National Cowboy […]

Firm selects July Employees of the Month

Rosana Townsend, Legal Assistant, and Monica Ball, Accounting, are Phillips Murrah’s Employees of the Month for July 2017. “Being chosen as Employee of the Month at Phillips Murrah was both a shock and an honor,” Rosana said. “I have the most wonderful co-workers anyone could ever ask for, both personally and professionally, so being chosen […]

Attorney Cody Cooper elected Chair of OCBA Young Lawyers Division

Phillips Murrah Attorney Cody J. Cooper will begin his term as Chair of the Oklahoma County Bar Association’s (OCBA) Young Lawyers Division (YLD) this September after being elected last year. “Our focus is to keep young bar members engaged and perform community service,” Cody said. “My role will be to head the organization for the […]

Phillips Murrah Attorney Cody Cooper earns patent license

Merging work life with personal interests is a tough feat to accomplish, but in 2015, Phillips Murrah Attorney Cody J. Cooper set in motion a two-year journey to make that a reality. “I’ve always enjoyed science and looking at things to figure out how they work, and Intellectual Property is a great fit for that interest,” […]

Firm selects June Employee of the Month

Maribeth Mills, Paralegal, is Phillips Murrah’s Employee of the Month for June 2017. “I’ve always enjoyed the work I do, but it is like icing on a cake to get a nod from your co-workers,” she said. The Employee of the Month is selected anonymously by Phillips Murrah staff on merits of teamwork and overall contributions to […]