Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon, PLLC announced that six lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.
Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals.
Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 75 countries.
"Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary
accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After three decades, we are proud to continue to
serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide," said CEO Phillip Greer.
Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas.
They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.
Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon, PLLC would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to
2019 The Best Lawyers in America list:
Lee Ann Adams - Trusts and Estates
Wade Cannon - Litigation - Real Estate
Beverly S. Edge - Real Estate Law
Sam D. Elliott - Commercial Litigation, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Municipal Law, Litigation -
Labor and Employment, Litigation - Land Use and Zoning, Litigation - Municipal
Robert L. Lockaby, Jr. - Commercial Litigation, Bet-the-Company Litigation
R. Wayne Peters - Tax Law, Trusts and Estates, Litigation and Controversy - Tax, Litigation -
Trusts and Estates