Atlanta - Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP announces that 32 Sutherland attorneys have been selected by their peers as Georgia’s most effective lawyers in 8 out of the ten different practice areas that are featured in the December issue of Georgia Trend as "Georgia’s Legal Elite."
Among the Sutherland attorneys listed as Georgia’s Legal Elite, Charles T. Lester, Jr. was also one of ten individual attorneys featured in the magazine. Mr. Lester, a partner in the firm’s litigation practice, has over 35 years experience in major anti-trust litigation and investigations. He also runs the firm’s highly regarded pro bono program and was nominated for the award in that category.
The 32 Sutherland attorneys recognized were:
Jennifer W. Fletcher; Charles D. Ganz; Thomas C. Herman; Matthew W. Nichols; Richard L. Robbins
William D. Barwick
Labor & Employment Law
Lisa Combs Jern; Allegra J. Lawrence-Hardy
Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights
Thomas M. Byrne; B. Knox Dobbins; Eric R. Fenichel
Patricia Bayer Cunningham; Malvern "Griff" U. Griffin III; N.E.B. "Jack" Minnear; Peter G. Pappas; Jeffrey J. Toney; Daniel J. Warren; William L. Warren
Real Estate Law
Alfred G. Adams Jr.; Victor P. Haley; James B. Jordan; William G. Rothschild
Taxes, Estates & Trusts
Reginald J. Clark; N. Jerold Cohen; Charles D. Hurt Jr.; Larry J. White; W. Scott Wright
Pro Bono Law
Ann G. Fort; Charles T. Lester Jr.; Judith A. O'Brien
SUTHERLAND ASBILL & BRENNAN LLP
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