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Krishan Patel joins Phillips Murrah’s legal team in Oklahoma office

OKLAHOMA CITY – Phillips Murrah is proud to welcome Krishan Patel to the Firm’s legal team. Krishan Patel is a transactional attorney representing clients in a wide range of commercial transactions, including entity structuring, business acquisitions and divestitures, mergers and acquisitions, commercial leasing, and general real estate matters. Krishan has represented clients ranging from owner […]

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Carter selected for Defense Research Institute’s Board of Directors

The Defense Research Institute selected Attorney Michael D. Carter for its Board of Directors as the Southwest Region Director at its annual meeting in October. Carter will serve a three-year term as one of 12 Regional Directors on DRI’s Board. He recently completed his three-year term as DRI State Representative and was selected as the […]

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Phillips Murrah Paying it Forward campaign benefits Infant Crisis Services in November

Phillips Murrah Presents: Paying It Forward Amplifying the message of one non-profit each month for a year [Paying It Forward] In Dec. 2020, Phillips Murrah partnered with Oklahoma NPR radio station KGOU to sponsor broadcast announcements each month that shine a light on a selected non-profit organization. Our aim is to amplify each beneficiary organizations’ […]

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Former Continental GC returns to private practice at Phillips Murrah

Phillips Murrah welcomes Eric Eissenstat as a new shareholder after serving Continental Resources as Sr. VP, General Counsel, Chief Risk Officer and Secretary for more than a decade. During his career, which includes 27 years in private practice prior to joining Continental, Eric has been a very effective and successful lawyer. He has deep trial […]

Phillips Murrah announces 19 attorneys named to 2021 Super Lawyers list

Super Lawyers Phillips Murrah is honored to have 18 attorneys in 2021 recognized by the Super Lawyers rating service. Super Lawyers is a division of Thomson Reuters. Additionally, Director Sally A. Hasenfratz and Of Counsel Attorneys Lauren Barghols Hanna and Amy D. White were named to the list of “Top 25 Women Lawyers” in Oklahoma. […]

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Phillips Murrah continues OKC Thunder Blocks for Bucks partnership benefiting Thunder Cares Foundation

Back in the Arena! Back to the Blocks! We are finally living in a post-NBA Bubble world! With the 2021-2022 season upon us, we are excited that Thunder fans can once again attend home games at the newly minted Paycom Center. With the beginning of this year’s regular season, we are proud to resume Phillips […]

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Phillips Murrah sponsors Oklahoma Access to Justice second annual summit

Phillips Murrah is proud to sponsor Oklahoma Access to Justice as a “Champion of Justice” for the second annual Access to Justice Summit on Oct. 22. Established in 2014, the Oklahoma Access to Justice Commission aims to develop and implement policies that expand access to and enhance the quality of justice in civil legal matters […]

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Phillips Murrah recognized by Law360’s Glass Ceiling Report for second year

Phillips Murrah is proud to announce that for the second year in a row, our Firm is recognized in Law360’s Glass Ceiling Report for setting the pace in the legal industry for representation of women. To produce the 2021 Glass Ceiling Report, Law360 collected data during 2020 from more than 270 law firms on the […]

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Phillips Murrah shares personal stories about tribal memberships

Phillips Murrah celebrates Indigenous Peoples’ Day in recognition of the contributions of the Indigenous communities that have lived in the United States for thousands of years. To commemorate the occasion, Phillips Murrah is supporting Oklahoma Indian Legal Services as its Pay It Forward beneficiary for the month of October. In addition, the Diversity, Equity, and […]

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Phillips Murrah Paying it Forward campaign benefits Oklahoma Indian Legal Services in October

Phillips Murrah Presents: Paying It Forward Amplifying the message of one non-profit each month for a year [Paying It Forward] In Dec. 2020, Phillips Murrah partnered with Oklahoma NPR radio station KGOU to sponsor broadcast announcements each month that shine a light on a selected non-profit organization. Our aim is to amplify each beneficiary organizations’ […]

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Gardner to discuss McGirt for OCAPL monthly meeting

Director Melissa R. Gardner will discuss issues related to Oklahoma oil and gas exploration to members of Oklahoma City Association of Professional Landmen on October 4. Gardner’s presentation will focus on the McGirt v. Oklahoma ruling and how it could impact oil and gas operations in Oklahoma. OCAPL meets the first Monday of each month, […]

Phillips Murrah commemorates National Hispanic Heritage Month

Phillips Murrah is honored to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month and its Hispanic and Latinx attorneys and staff. To commemorate this occasion, the Firm is continuing its support of the Oklahoma City Latino Community Development Agency by making a donation to the college scholarship fund in memory of late Director Shannon K. Emmons, who served […]

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Phillips Murrah participates in 2021 Midsize Mansfield Rule certification

Phillips Murrah P.C. is pleased to announce our participation in Diversity Lab’s Midsize Mansfield Rule certification process. During the 18-month certification period, more than 70 participating firms across the nation will track activities that demonstrate their commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Phillips Murrah is the only Oklahoma-based firm participating in the 2021 Midsize Mansfield […]

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Phillips Murrah sponsors Lynn Institute fundraising efforts

Phillips Murrah was a proud sponsor of the Lynn Institute’s recent fundraising luncheon, which raised money for the organization and awarded local leaders and organizations for their community involvement. The Legacy Luncheon, hosted August 19 at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, recognized Councilwoman Nikki Nice, Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt, Oklahoma City Police Lt. Wayland […]

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Phillips Murrah Paying it Forward campaign benefits OKC Beautiful in September

Phillips Murrah Presents: Paying It Forward Amplifying the message of one non-profit each month for a year [Paying It Forward] In Dec. 2020, Phillips Murrah partnered with Oklahoma NPR radio station KGOU to sponsor broadcast announcements each month that shine a light on a selected non-profit organization. Our aim is to amplify each beneficiary organizations’ […]