Newsroom
MAYNARD COOPER & GALE RECEIVES RECOGNITION IN RECENT U.S. NEWS/BEST LAWYERS “BEST LAW FIRMS” AND SUPER LAWYERS LISTINGS

The recently released edition of the U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” positions Maynard Cooper in the National Tier Rankings in 10 areas of practice, including Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Land Use & Zoning Law, Litigation-ERISA, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Mining Law, Patent Litigation, Project Finance Law, and Public Finance Law. In addition, the firm earned Top Tier Metropolitan Rankings in 59 areas of law representative of our offices in New York City, San Francisco, Birmingham, Huntsville, and Mobile.

The 2018 edition of Super Lawyers® recognizes 90 Maynard Cooper attorneys as leaders in their fields. Nine shareholders earned the distinction as one of the “Top 50 Lawyers in Alabama,” and they are John Bolus (Securities Litigation), Anthony Joseph (Criminal Defense: White Collar), Jayna Partain Lamar (Bankruptcy: Business), Michael Mulvaney (Insurance), John Neiman (Appellate), Maibeth Porter (General Litigation), David Smith (Employment & Labor), Matt Stiles (Employment & Labor), and Tom Thagard (Business Litigation). Four of the firm’s female shareholders are recognized among the “Top 50 Female Lawyers in Alabama,” and they include Cynthia Lamar-Hart, Jayna Partain Lamar, Stephanie Mays, and Maibeth Porter.

The Maynard Cooper attorneys recognized in the 2018 California Super Lawyers® include:

  • Sasha Rao (Northern California) – Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Judy Lam (Southern California) – Business Litigation

The Maynard Cooper attorneys recognized in the 2018 New York Super Lawyers® include:

  • Kevin J. Culligan – Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property Litigation
  • John M. Hintz – Intellectual Property Litigation

The Maynard Cooper attorneys recognized in the 2018 Mid-South Super Lawyers®, a listing of the top attorneys in Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee, include:

  • Scott Abney – Real Estate
  • Lee Bains Jr. – Class Action
  • Beth Beaube – Employee Benefits
  • Jaime Betbeze – Transportation/Maritime
  • David Block – Employment & Labor
  • John Bolus – Securities Litigation
  • Tom Brinkley – Business/Corporate
  • Scott Brown – Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Stephen Bumgarner – Business Litigation
  • Jim Bussian – General Litigation
  • Tom Butler – Class Action
  • Tom Clark III – Real Estate
  • John David Collins – General Litigation
  • Greg Curran – Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Lauren C. DeMoss – Health Care
  • Tod Dodgen – Business Litigation
  • Luther “Rusty” Dorr Jr. – Business Litigation
  • John Dulin – Banking
  • John Earnhardt – Personal Injury – Products: Defense
  • Peter Fruin – Securities Litigation
  • Jim Goyer III – Estate & Trust Litigation
  • Jeff Grantham – Insurance Coverage
  • Tim Gregg – Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Matthew Grill – Real Estate
  • John Holmes III – Employment & Labor
  • Edward M. “Ted” Holt – Business Litigation
  • Edward A. “Ted” Hosp – General Litigation
  • Steve Jackson – Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Anthony Joseph – Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Cynthia G. Lamar-Hart – Estate & Trust Litigation
  • Jayna Partain Lamar – Bankruptcy: Business
  • Warren B. Lightfoot Jr. – Employment & Labor
  • Kris Lowry – Business/Corporate
  • John Thomas “J.T.” Malatesta III – Business Litigation
  • Stephanie Mays – Employment & Labor
  • Ethan McDaniel -Business Litigation
  • Chris Mitchell – Employment & Labor
  • Jay Mitchell – Business Litigation
  • Randall Morrow – Banking
  • Michael Mulvaney – Insurance Coverage
  • John Neiman – Appellate
  • Beth O’Neill – Real Estate
  • Jim Pool – Health Care
  • Maibeth Porter – General Litigation
  • Jim Priester – Business/Corporate
  • Frances King Quick – Employee Benefits
  • Matthew Reeves – Business Litigation
  • Kirby Sevier – Estate & Probate
  • Rob Sexton – Real Estate
  • Mitesh Shah -General Litigation
  • Lee L. Sheppard – Real Estate
  • David Smith – Employment & Labor
  • Joseph “Jodie” Smith – Government Finance
  • John Smyth – Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Stephen Stallcup – Real Estate
  • Matt Stiles – Employment & Labor, “Top 50”
  • Tom Thagard – Business Litigation
  • William Wahlheim – Employee Benefits
  • Katharine Weber – Insurance Coverage
  • Thomas Wells – Class Action
  • Chris Williams – Environmental Litigation
  • Daniel Wilson – Real Estate

The following attorneys are recognized as 2018 Mid-South Rising Stars:

  • Josh Bennett – Employment & Labor
  • Jack Bethay – Business/Corporate
  • Christie Borton – Real Estate
  • Katie Bushby –Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Matthew Cannova – Employee Benefits
  • Stephen Davis – General Litigation
  • Starr Drum – E-Discovery
  • Katie Eldridge – Securities Litigation
  • Alex Feinberg – Securities Litigation
  • Mark Foley – IP Litigation
  • Dale Gipson – Government Contracts
  • Mitchell Greggs – Employment & Labor
  • Charlie Hartman – Business/Corporate
  • Joshua Hess – Insurance Coverage
  • Chris Kuffner – Employment & Labor
  • John Little – Insurance Coverage
  • Leland Murphree – Bankruptcy: Business
  • Michel Marcoux – Business/Corporate
  • Andrew Nix – Securities and Corporate Finance
  • Mike Rich – Government Contracts
  • Stephen Rogers – General Litigation
  • Ben Segarra – Transportation/Maritime
  • Barry Staples – Government Finance
  • Ryan Thompson – Bankruptcy: Business

The “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

The annual selections for Super Lawyers, an independent lawyer rating publication, are made using a patented multiphase process involving a combination of peer nominations, evaluations and independent research to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys to serve as a resource for consumers searching for legal counsel. Each candidate is assessed using 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievements.

RSS
Follow by Email
Facebook
Google+
https://maynardcooper.com/maynard-cooper-gale-receives-recognition-in-recent-u-s-news-best-lawyers-best-law-firms-and-super-lawyers-listings">
Twitter