ATLANTA and WASHINGTON (June 4, 2010) – Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP has been recognized in the 2010 edition of The Legal 500 United States. The firm was recognized for Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: M&A: Middle-Market; Construction: East Coast; Real Estate: East Coast; and Tax: Tax Controversy. In addition, 16 attorneys were recognized in the 2010 edition, which included:
Alfred G. Adams Jr. - Real Estate: East Coast
N. Jerold Cohen - Tax Controversy
Lee C. Davis - Construction: East Coast
Eric R. Fenichel - Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: M&A: Middle-Market
Jennifer W. Fletcher - Construction: East Coast
Matthew J. Gries - Tax Controversy
H. Edward Hales, Jr. - Real Estate: East Coast
Victor P. Haley - Real Estate: East Coast
Richard A. Hartnig - Tax Controversy
Kendall C. Jones - Tax Controversy
Kent L. Jones - Tax Controversy
James B. Jordan - Real Estate: East Coast
Cynthia M. Krus - Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: M&A: Middle-Market
Jerome B. Libin - Tax Controversy
Ellen S. Smith - Real Estate: East Coast
Earl Zimmerman - Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts: M&A: Middle-Market
“I congratulate these practice areas and attorneys," said Managing Partner Mark D. Wasserman. “Our attorneys are devoted to providing superior client service and quality work. It is an honor to be recognized for our efforts."
The Legal 500 series covers legal service providers in more than 100 countries. The Legal 500 United States researches firms’ practice areas on a national basis, and ranks and reviews firms based on their practice area experience.
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.