Norman elected Chapter Adviser for University of Oklahoma sorority

Alpha Omicron Pi’s Xi Chapter members recently elected Phillips Murrah Attorney Kendra M. Norman to serve as Chapter Adviser for the sorority’s University of Oklahoma house. Chapter Adviser is elected annually and advises the Chapter President, the Leader’s Council—which consists of women elected as leaders of the chapter—as well as the chapter as a whole, […]

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Phillips Murrah sponsors 2019 Plaza District Festival

The law firm of Phillips Murrah is proud to announce our first year as a sponsor of the Plaza District Festival, which will be held on Saturday, Sept. 28 2019. Our Firm believes that supporting our community is vitally important. Through our partnership with the Plaza District Association, we are able to help continue the […]

Phillips Murrah Director addresses banking issues with medical marijuana industry

A Journal Record article published on August 30, 2019 features Phillips Murrah Director Jason M. Kreth’s participation on a recent panel discussing issues facing the banking industry with regards to the introduction of the medical marijuana industry in the market. Imagine running a business, or even your personal life without a bank. What would it […]

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Phillips Murrah Directors Discuss Oil and Gas Lease Cancellation Lawsuits at Petroleum Alliance Lunch and Learn

Defending Against and Preventing Lease Cancellation Lawsuits As leasing and drilling activities have increased over the last few years, so have lawsuits by mineral owners seeking to cancel existing oil and gas leases. More often than not, those suits allege that existing wells have ceased producing in paying quantities, and therefore the leases are no […]

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Q & A: Equifax data breach victims may file for restitution

Phillips Murrah attorney Cody J. Cooper was featured on Wednesday, Aug. 21, in a Q&A feature in the Oklahoman newspaper. Equifax is a consumer credit reporting agency and, ironically, one of the products it publicly sells is individual credit monitoring. In 2017, Equifax disclosed one of the largest known data breaches in the United States […]

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Hendrick partners with North Texas LGBT Chamber of Commerce

Director Janet A. Hendrick joins the North Texas LGBT Chamber of Commerce, supporting the organization for 2019-2020 as a Bronze Partner and taking on a hands-on role. “I met the President of the Chamber, Tony Vedda, at the Dallas Business Equality Conference a few years ago, where I was asked to speak about evolving rights […]

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Cooper named Court Appointed Special Advocates board member

Attorney Cody J. Cooper has joined the Court Appointed Special Advocates of Oklahoma County as a member of the Board of Directors. “As a director, I’ll being involved in helping CASA continue the success it is has experienced in serving Oklahoma County at-risk youth while helping to build off those prior successes to expand CASA’s […]

Phillips Murrah announces 48 attorneys named to 2020 Best Lawyers list

Phillips Murrah is proud to announce that 48 of our attorneys have been named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 list in Oklahoma City. 2020 Best Lawyers – Lawyers of the Year Douglas A. Branch – Venture Capital Law Elizabeth K. Brown – Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) Susan E. Bryant – Securities Regulation Michael […]

Firm selects Employee of the Month for July 2019

Bradley Burt, Legal Secretary, is Phillips Murrah’s Employee of the Month for July 2019. “Phillips Murrah is a fantastic place to work, and it’s a privilege to be surrounded by such amazing people,” he said. “I try to learn and grow in my field each day, and Phillips Murrah fosters a really positive environment for […]

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Attorney Lauren Voth leads SmartTalks presentation on medical marijuana in the workplace

SmartTalks Virtual User Group Meeting: Medical Marijuana in the Workplace Thursday, Aug. 15 12 PM to 1 PM (CST) Free to participate with registration   Employers can still enforce drug-free workplace policies and implement drug-testing policies even after their state legalizes Medical Marijuana.  However, you must ensure your policies comply with state law. Phillips Murrah […]

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Phillips Murrah Directors to present: Defending (and Preventing) Lease Cancellation Lawsuits

presented by Tuesday, Aug. 13 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma Headquarters 500 N.E. 4th Street, Oklahoma City As leasing and drilling increase, so have lawsuits by mineral owners seeking to cancel existing leases. More often than not, those suits allege that existing wells have ceased producing in paying quantities, and therefore […]

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Attorney Mary Holloway Richard delivers presentation on behavioral health protections

Mary Holloway Richard, Phillips Murrah healthcare law attorney, participated in a CLE webinar panel for healthcare counsel on Wednesday. Strafford Publications presented the webinar on protecting patients’ behavioral health information, and disclosure requirements and limitations. Richard’s presentation defines best practices for healthcare providers in situations where a potential breach in patient privacy may arise. The […]

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Kelly selected to join Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Leadership Class

The Dallas Association of Young Lawyers has selected Phillips Murrah attorney Kim Beight Kelly to join the association’s exclusive Leadership Class for 2019. Each year, the DAYL selects approximately 40 young lawyers of all practice areas, firm sizes and levels of experience to participate in the DAYL Leadership Class. The Leadership Program was created in […]

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Firm selects Employee of the Month for June 2019

David Carter, Lead Office Clerk, is Phillips Murrah’s Employee of the Month for June 2019. “It is a great honor to be chosen by my peers as Employee of the Month,” he said. “We are like family here, and it’s as a team we complete each task and assignment. “I’m proud to be part of […]

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Phillips Murrah Director Liz Brown elected to Board of Oklahoma’s largest petroleum association

Phillips Murrah would like to congratulate Elizabeth K. Brown, Shareholder/Director and member of the Firm’s Energy and Natural Resources Practice Group, on being elected to the Board of Directors of the newly formed oil and gas industry advocacy organization, The Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma. Liz formerly was a member of the OIPA Board of Directors […]