Phillips Murrah, one of the state’s leading multidisciplinary business law firms, is pleased to announce that Rodney L. Cook, an experienced civil litigator and adjunct law professor, has joined the firm as an Of Counsel attorney.
Cook is experienced in all areas of tort litigation with special emphasis in the practice areas of product liability, warranty, insurance and fraternity law. Rodney brings to Phillips Murrah an extensive civil litigation practice distinguished by his representation of national and international product manufacturers and insurers in personal injury, warranty, and property damage cases. He currently serves as lead counsel in Oklahoma, defending the interests of consumer products, trucking and auto vehicle manufacturers such as Helen of Troy, L.P., James R. Favor & Company, Navistar, Inc. (International Trucks), Daimler Trucks North America (Freightliner); PACCAR, Inc. (Peterbilt and Kenworth Trucks), Mack Trucks, Porsche Cars North America, BMW, Harley-Davidson, Volvo Trucks, and numerous other corporations.
“Rodney’s expertise as a litigator is exemplified by the caliber of clients that he represents; and his proven leadership capabilities will be an asset to our firm. His experience in trucking and automotive industries helps further our growth in areas where we already have strengths,” said Tom Wolfe, President and Managing Partner of Phillips Murrah.
For the 13 years prior to joining Phillips Murrah, Mr. Cook was a director in the Oklahoma City law firm of Jennings Cook & Teague. Mr. Cook has been an adjunct law professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Law since 2006. He received his bachelor’s and juris doctorate degrees from the University of Oklahoma.