55 Miller & Martin Attorneys Named To Best Lawyers In America

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Miller & Martin PLLC announced that 55 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015 edition. Additionally, Best Lawyers® has named six Miller & Martin attorneys as 2015 “Lawyers of the Year”.

The Best Lawyers in America  2015 Miller & Martin Attorneys

Donald J. Aho - Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Securities

Evan A.

Allison - Real Estate Law

Roger D. Bailey, Jr. - Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Douglas Berry – Land Use and Zoning Law; Real Estate Law

John R. Bode - Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; Litigation – Labor & Employment

Edward N. Boehm - Antitrust Law

Charles A. Brake - Real Estate Law

William L. Brown – Arbitration; Mediation; Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs

Christie Kizer Burbank - Health Care Law

T. Kennerly Carroll, Jr. - Banking & Finance Law

Bryan M. Cavan - Litigation – Construction

Christopher A. Crevasse - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Richard D. Crotteau - Real Estate Law

Luther C. Curtis - Real Estate Law

Robert L. Dann - Real Estate Law

Mark Degler - Corporate Law

Roger W. Dickson – Arbitration; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Mediation

William A. DuPre, IV – Litigation - Bankruptcy

Marcia Meredith Eason - Litigation – Banking and Finance; Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

Gary D. Gerbitz - Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar; Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Leah M. Gerbitz - Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants; Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Daniel P. Griffin - Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Qui Tam Law

Shelby R. Grubbs - Commercial Litigation

James M. Haley, IV - Banking & Finance Law; Real Estate Law; Securitization & Structured Finance Law

R. Alston Hamilton - Corporate Law

Thomas L. Hayslett, III - Real Estate Law

John F. Henry, Jr. - Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Brian E. Humphrey - Construction Law; Real Estate Law

E. Mattias Jannerbo - Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Douglas T. Johnson – Trademark Law

Jonathan F. Kent - Corporate Law; Leveraged Buyouts & Private Equity Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Charles B. Lee - Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; Litigation – Labor & Employment

Howard I. Levine - Health Care Law

Michael P. Marshall, Jr. - Banking and Finance Law

Allen L. McCallie - Real Estate Law

W. Scott McGinness, Jr. - Corporate Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law

Donald E. Morton - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Trusts and Estates

Ansley T. Moses - Tax Law

J. Patrick Murphy - Banking & Finance Law; Corporate Law

Julian D. Nealy – Real Estate Law

F. Donald Nelms, Jr, - Mergers and Acquisition Law

Ward W. Nelson - Health Care Law

Christopher E. Parker - Litigation - Labor & Employment

John B. Phillips, Jr. – Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management

Richard C. Rose - Health Care Law; Litigation – Construction

Hugh F. Sharber - Corporate Law

Carlos C. Smith - Antitrust Law; Corporate Law; Energy Law; Litigation – Antitrust

Alfred E. Smith, Jr. - Public Finance Law

Stephen John Stark - Litigation - Intellectual Property; Patent Law; Trademark Law

C. Crews Townsend - Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

William G. Trumpeter - Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; Litigation - Labor & Employment

T. Clayton Walts - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Franklin M. Williams - Mergers & Acquisitions Law

James T. Williams – Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants

W. Randall Wilson - Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Construction; Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

“Lawyers of the Year” 2015 Miller & Martin Attorneys

James M. Haley IV – Banking and Finance Law

Roger W. Dickson – Bet-the-Company Litigation

Gary D. Gerbitz –Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Leah M. Gerbitz –Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Richard C. Rose – Litigation - Construction

W. Randall Wilson – Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants


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