ATLANTA (Thursday, December 1, 2011) – This year, eight Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP practices and 24 attorneys ranked nationally in The Legal 500 United States 2011.
The firm received national rankings in: M&A: Middle Market; Real Estate; Tax: Controversy; Construction; Capital Markets: Equity Offerings; Technology: Outsourcing; Tax: Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation; and Tax: International.
Ranked Sutherland attorneys include: Alfred G. Adams Jr. (Real Estate), J. Randall Buchanan (Tax), Robert S. Chase II (Tax), Sean D. Christy (Corporate), Adam B. Cohen (Tax), N. Jerold Cohen (Tax), Eric R. Fenichel (Corporate), Jennifer W. Fletcher (Litigation), Jeffrey A. Friedman (Tax), Matthew J. Gries (Tax), Scott M. Hobby (Corporate), Charles F. Hollis III (Corporate), Kent L. Jones (Tax), James B. Jordan (Real Estate), Michael G. Kerman (Real Estate), Cynthia M. Krus (Corporate), Jerome B. Libin (Tax), John B. Miller Jr. (Corporate), Clifford E. Muller (Tax), Alice Murtos (Tax), Daniel H. Schlueter (Tax), Vanessa A. Scott (Tax), Eric S. Tresh (Tax), and Carol A. Weiser (Tax).
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SUTHERLAND ASBILL & BRENNAN LLP
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is a law firm with global reach known for solving challenging business problems and resolving sophisticated legal issues for many of the world’s largest companies. Founded in 1924, the firm handles matters throughout the United States and worldwide. Seven major practice areas—corporate, energy and environmental, financial services, intellectual property, litigation, real estate, and tax—provide the framework for an extensive range of focus areas, allowing Sutherland attorneys to serve a diverse client base that ranges from small and medium-sized start-up businesses to a significant number of Fortune 100 companies.