HOUSTON – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) today announced the appointment of Michelle A. Earley to Murphy’s Board of Directors, effective June 10, 2021.
“We are delighted to welcome Ms. Earley to our Board of Directors, ”said Claiborne P. Deming, Chairman of the Board of Murphy Oil Corporation. “Michelle brings her perspectives and expertise in energy governance to Murphy. His appointment also aligns with the Board’s commitment to providing the Board of Directors with the skills that will best enable us to meet the needs of all of our shareholders.
A partner at Locke Lord LLP since 2008, Ms. Earley is Co-Chair of the Capital Markets Group and the Firm’s Diversity Committee, as well as a member of the Executive Committee, Lateral Recruitment Committee, and Legal Staff and Partnerships Admissions Committee. . Throughout her tenure with the firm, she has acquired extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, as well as securities regulatory and offering matters, and regularly advises management teams and boards of directors on corporate governance matters.
Although her clients span a variety of industries, she has spent the majority of her time working with oil and gas companies, which led her to join the board of directors of Adams Resources & Energy Inc. ago. over six years. Adams Resources is engaged in the marketing, transportation and storage of crude oil in several basins.
Ms Earley received a Bachelor of Arts from Texas A&M University, graduated from Yale University in 1997 with her Juris Doctor, and served as a clerk for the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals before joining Locke Lord in 1998.
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