WASHINGTON (October 15, 2002) – Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce that the following 29 lawyers in the firm's Atlanta and Washington, D.C. offices were recently selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2003-2004.
Alfred G. Adams, Jr. - Real Estate Law
Herbert N. Beller - Tax Law
George H. Bostick - Employee Benefits Law
Michael S. Bradley - Public Utility Law
William H. Bradley - Tax Law
George L. Cohen - Corporate Law
N. Jerold Cohen - Tax Law
B. Knox Dobbins - Banking Law
J.D. Fleming, Jr. - Business Litigation
Hamilton P. Fox III - Business Litigation
James K. Hasson, Jr. - Tax Law
Charles D. Hurt, Jr. - Trusts and Estates
Thomas B. Hyman, Jr. - Corporate Law
James B. Jordan - Intellectual Property Law and Real Estate Law
Bennett Lexon Kight - Corporate Law
Jerome B. Libin - Tax Law
William R. Patterson - Real Estate Law and Tax Law
James R. Paulk, Jr. - Bankruptcy Law
M. Celeste Pickron - Tax Law
Lloyd Leva Plaine - Trusts and Estates
Randall D. Quintrell - Environmental Law
W. Mark Smith - Employee Benefits Law
Larry J. White - Trusts and Estates
James H. Wilson, Jr. - Corporate Law
Walter H. Wingfield - Employee Benefits Law
Best Lawyers is based on a peer-review survey in which 15,000 leading attorneys nationwide cast more than a half million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties. The new 2003-2004 edition marks the twentieth year of the biennial publication that has come to be regarded - by both the legal profession and the public - as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States.
J.D. Fleming and William Patterson have been selected by their colleagues to appear in each edition since the publication was founded. Herbert Beller, George Bostick, Michael Bradley, George Cohen, Jerold Cohen, James Hasson, Jerome Libin, Lloyd Plaine, Larry White, James Wilson, and Walter Wingfield have appeared in each edition over the past ten years.
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is a national law firm known for solving challenging business problems and resolving unique legal issues for many of the nation's largest companies. Founded in 1924, the firm has grown to more than 350 lawyers with offices in Atlanta, Austin, New York, Tallahassee and Washington.