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The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 38 Mitchell Williams Attorneys

August 19, 2014

Media Contact: Amanda Loesch, +1 (479) 464.5665, aloesch@mwlaw.com

Mitchell Williams (19-August-2014) - 38 lawyers from Mitchell Williams were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015© (Copyright 2014 by Woodward/White, Inc. of Aiken, SC). In addition, seven attorneys from the firm were named Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice area and location.

Mitchell Williams' lawyers were recognized in 34 practice areas across three of the firm's locations.

Attorneys named to the 2015 edition, with specific areas of recognition, are listed below. Lawyers of the Year are denoted with an asterisk by the practice area in which they were recognized as Lawyer of the Year.

Administrative/Regulatory Law:

  • Doak Foster
  • Frederick K. Campbell
  • Jeffrey Thomas
  • T. Ark Monroe III

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law:

  • Lance R. Miller*
  • Stan D. Smith

Bet-the-Company Litigation:

  • Lance R. Miller
  • M. Samuel Jones III

Commercial Litigation:

  • John Keeling Baker
  • M. Samuel Jones III
  • Marshall S. Ney
  • R. T. Beard III

Copyright Law:

  • Hermann Ivester

Corporate Law:

  • C. Douglas Buford, Jr.
  • D. Nicole Lovell
  • John S. Selig
  • T. Ark Monroe III
  • Walter E. May

Employment Law Management:

  •  Brian A. Vandiver
  • Byron L. Freeland
  • Kathlyn Graves

Environmental Law:

  •  Marcella J. Taylor
  • Sherry P. Bartley
  • Walter G. Wright, Jr.

Financial Services Regulation Law:

  •  Donald H. Henry

Government Relations Practice:

  •  T. Ark Monroe III

Health Care Law:

  •  Charles B. Cliett, Jr.

Insurance Law:

  •  Doak Foster
  • Elisabeth DeLargy
  • Frederick K. Campbell
  • Jeffrey Thomas
  • Burnie L. Burner, Jr.
  • T. Ark Monroe III

Labor Law Management:

  • Byron L. Freeland*
  • Kathlyn Graves

Land Use and Zoning Law:

  •  W. Christopher Barrier

Litigation - Banking and Finance:

  • Donald H. Henry
  • Marshall S. Ney

Litigation Bankruptcy:

  • Lance R. Miller
  • Marshall S. Ney
  • Stan D. Smith

Litigation Environmental:

  •  Allan Gates
  • Marcella J. Taylor
  • Sherry P. Bartley

Litigation - Intellectual Property:

  • Hermann Ivester
  • Marshall S. Ney

Litigation - Labor and Employment:

  • Jeffrey Spillyards
  • Kathlyn Graves
  • Marshall S. Ney

Litigation - Real Estate:

  • John Keeling Baker
  • L. Kyle Heffley
  • M. Samuel Jones III

Litigation Securities:

  • M. Samuel Jones III

Litigation and Controversy Tax:

  • John Keeling Baker

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions Defendants:

  • Lyn P. Pruitt
  • Sherry P. Bartley*

Medical Malpractice Law Defendants:

  • Ken Cook*
  • L. Kyle Heffley
  • M. Samuel Jones III

Mergers and Acquisitions Law:

  • C. Douglas Buford, Jr.

Municipal Law:

  • W. Christopher Barrier

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants:

  • Lyn P. Pruitt
  • Michelle H. Browning
  • R. T. Beard III
  • Sherry P. Bartley
  • Stuart P. Miller

Product Liability Litigation - Defendants:

  • Lyn P. Pruitt

Project Finance Law:

  • Harold W. Hamlin
  • John Alan Lewis

Real Estate Law:

  •  Harold W. Hamlin
  • John Alan Lewis
  • Christopher Barrier

Securities / Capital Markets Law:

  • C. Douglas Buford, Jr.
  • D. Nicole Lovell
  • John S. Selig

Securities Regulation:

  • C. Douglas Buford, Jr.*
  • John S. Selig

Trademark Law:

  • Hermann Ivester*

Trusts and Estates:

  • Christopher T. Rogers*
  • Jennifer R. Pierce
  • Steve Bauman

Water Law:

  •  Walter G. Wright, Jr.