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101 North Robinson Avenue
Corporate Tower | Thirteenth Floor
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102-5502Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 405-235-4100
Fax: 405-235-4133
E-Mail: info@phillipsmurrah.com
http://phillipsmurrah.com
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Established: 1986

Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Property and Casualty
  • Product Liability
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation
  • Commercial Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Administrative Law
  • Health Care
  • Bankruptcy
  • Mass Tort
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Medical Devices
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About Us
As Phillips Murrah P.C. celebrates our 30th Anniversary this year, we are proud to have grown from a four-lawyer start-up into one of the largest full-service law firms in the state of Oklahoma. We provide a comprehensive line of business and litigation solutions and empower our clients with the insight and strategic legal counsel necessary to maintain a competitive edge.

Our Firm is represented by exceptional lawyers who take the time to understand the business objectives of our clients who benefit from our creative, collaborative, multi-disciplinary team. Whether we are structuring a make-or-break deal or litigating a bet-the-company case, Phillips Murrah provides a significant depth of legal resources and talent to resolve matters as efficiently and favorably as possible.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
AIG Claim Services, Inc.BancInsure, Inc.
Chubb Group of Insurance CompaniesChurch Mutual Insurance Company
Colony Insurance CompanyCUNA Mutual Insurance Society
Fidelity National Title GroupLiberty Mutual Insurance
Liberty Surplus Insurance CorporationPhysicians Liability Insurance Company
Prudential Insurance Company of AmericaThe St. Paul/Travelers Companies, Inc.
Wachovia Insurance Services, Inc.
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Personnel Information
Directors
Patrick L. Hullum
Oklahoma City, OK
E-Mail:plhullum@phillipsmurrah.com
Practice Areas
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage & Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Pharmaceutical & Medical Device
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 2003
Education:
  • Oklahoma State University, B.S., 1999
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D., 2003
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Fred A. Leibrock
Oklahoma City, OK
E-Mail:faleibrock@phillipsmurrah.com
Practice Areas
  • Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Commercial Law
  • Insurance Defense
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1990
  • Texas
Memberships:
  • American, Oklahoma and Oklahoma County Bar Associations
Education:
  • Texas Christian University, B.A., 1987
  • Oklahoma City University, J.D. (with honors), 1990
Language:
  • Spanish
Born:1965
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Byrona J. Maule
Oklahoma City, OK
Practice Areas
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Entertainment Law
  • Hospitality
  • Sports Law
  • Health Care
  • Insurance Coverage & Defense
  • Labor and Employment
  • Executive Compensation
  • Government Relations and Compliance
Admitted
  • Missouri, 1986
  • Alaska, 1993
  • Oklahoma, 1994
Education:
  • University of Missouri-Columbia, B.S. (summa cum laude), 1982
  • University of Missouri-Columbia, J.D., 1986
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Melvin R. McVay, Jr.
Oklahoma City, OK
E-Mail:mrmcvay@phillipsmurrah.com
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Product Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1982
Memberships:
  • American, Oklahoma and Oklahoma County Bar Associations
  • Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel
Education:
  • University of Missouri, B.S., 1977
  • The University of Tulsa, J.D./M.B.A., 1982
Born:1954
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Jennifer L. Miller
Oklahoma City, OK
E-Mail:jlmiller@phillipsmurrah.com
Practice Areas
  • Appellate
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage & Defense
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor and Employment
  • Civil & Constitutional Rights
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 2003
Education:
  • Oklahoma State University, B.S., 1999
  • Oklahoma City University, J.D., 2003
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G. Calvin Sharpe
Oklahoma City, OK
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Coverage & Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Toxic Torts
  • Native American Law
  • Pharmaceutical & Medical Device
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1986
Education:
  • The University of Oklahoma, B.B.A., 1982
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D., 1985
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Kathryn D. Terry
Oklahoma City, OK
Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage & Defense
  • Labor and Employment
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Constitutional Rights
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1996
Education:
  • The University of Oklahoma, B.A. (summa cum laude), 1993
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D. (with honors), 1996
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Lyndon W. Whitmire
Oklahoma City, OK
E-Mail:lwwhitmire@phillipsmurrah.com
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Product Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1996
Memberships:
  • American, Oklahoma and Oklahoma County Bar Associations
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • Oklahoma State University, B.A. (with honors), 1993
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D. (with highest honors), 1996
Born:1971
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Thomas G. Wolfe
Oklahoma City, OK
E-Mail:tgwolfe@phillipsmurrah.com
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Product Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1985
Memberships:
  • American, Oklahoma and Oklahoma County Bar Associations
  • Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
Education:
  • The University of Oklahoma, B.S., 1980
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D. (with honors), 1985
Born:1957
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Raymond E. Zschiesche
Oklahoma City, OK
E-Mail:rezschiesche@phillipsmurrah.com
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Product Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1985
Memberships:
  • American, Oklahoma and Oklahoma County Bar Associations
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel
Education:
  • Oklahoma State University, B.S., 1982
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D. (with distinction), 1985
Born:1959
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John M. Bunting
Oklahoma City, OK
Admitted
  • Texas, 2010
Education:
  • The University of Arizona, B.S. (summa cum laude), 2007
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D. (with highest honors), 2010
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Of Counsel
Michael D. Carter
Oklahoma City, OK
Practice Areas
  • Administrative Law
  • Insurance Coverage & Defense
  • Labor and Employment
  • Toxic Torts
  • Product Liability Litigation
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1982
Education:
  • The University of Oklahoma, B.A., 1979
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D., 1982
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Rodney L. Cook
Oklahoma City, OK
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Coverage & Defense
  • Product Liability Litigation
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1983
Education:
  • The University of Oklahoma, B.S.Ed., 1980
  • The University of Oklahoma, J.D., 1983
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Kayce Gisinger
Oklahoma City, OK
Practice Areas
  • Administrative Law
  • Insurance Coverage & Defense
  • Product Liability Defense
  • Complex Torts
Admitted
  • Oklahoma, 1988
Education:
  • Cameron University, B.A., 1985
  • Oklahoma City University, J.D., 1988
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