ATLANTA (July 8, 2011) – In the Guide to the World’s Leading Trust & Estate Practitioners, listing the best legal practitioners in the world, Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides named three Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP attorneys as leading trusts and estates lawyers. Partners Nikola R. Djuric, Charles D. Hurt Jr., and Douglas L. Siegler, all members of the firm’s Tax Practice Group, were recognized in the publication after extensive research and interviews.
“It’s a great honor when our attorneys are recognized for their client service, breadth of knowledge and dedication to their practice," said Sutherland Managing Partner Mark D. Wasserman. “Expert Guides considers attorneys from around the world, so it is especially gratifying to see Sutherland lawyers ranked. Congratulations to Nick, Charlie and Doug."
In determining the quarterly listing, Expert Guides conducts in-depth research involving questionnaires and interviews with field experts in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, New York, Washington DC, London, Paris, Brussels, Frankfurt, Zurich, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne and Sydney.
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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.