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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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RIDGELAND, Miss. – June 19, 2014 – Forty Butler Snow attorneys have been named leaders in their fields in the Chambers USA 2014 rankings.
“Chambers USA is one of the most credible and respected sources of information for the legal community, and we are proud to be included in this directory,” said Donald Clark Jr., Chairman of Butler Snow.
Chambers USA 2014, an independent and objective publication that recognizes only the most respected legal leaders and firms throughout the country, also ranked the firm in the following categories: Corporate/Commercial, Environment, Labor & Employment, Litigation: General Commercial, Real Estate, Product Liability & Mass Torts and Healthcare.
Rankings are assessed by evaluating technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by the client.
Butler Snow attorneys will appear in Chambers USA 2014 in the following categories:
Nationwide Leader Listings
Christy D. Jones – Litigation: Trial Lawyers (Nationwide); Product Liability & Mass Torts (Nationwide); Product Liability: Pharmaceutical (Nationwide); and Litigation: General Commercial (Mississippi)
Kurt G. Rademacher – Wealth Management: Central Region (Nationwide)
Mississippi: Multiple Leader Listings
Phil B. Abernethy – Litigation: Construction and Litigation: General Commercial
John C. Henegan – Litigation: Appellate and Litigation: General Commercial
Mississippi: Individual Leader Listings
John A. Brunini – Environmental
Michael D. Caples – Environment
Donald Clark, Jr. – Corporate/Commercial: Municipal Finance
John F. England – Corporate/Commercial: Municipal Finance
Robert C. Galloway – Litigation: General Commercial
Matthew H. Grenfell – Real Estate
J. Clifford Harrison – Corporate/Commercial: Banking and Finance
Donna Brown Jacobs – Litigation: Appellate
Christopher R. Maddux – Corporate/Commercial: Bankruptcy
R. Wilson Montjoy II – Energy & Natural Resources
Luther T. Munford – Litigation: Appellate
James I. Palmer Jr. – Environment
E. Barney Robinson III – Litigation: General Commercial
Stephen W. Rosenblatt – Corporate/Commercial: Bankruptcy
Timothy M. Threadgill – Labor & Employment
Thad W. Varner – Corporate/Commercial: Municipal Finance
Edward A. Wilmesherr – Corporate/Commercial: Banking and Finance
Tennessee: Individual Leader Listings
Kathryn (Katie) Reed Edge – Banking & Finance: Regulatory
Dan Elrod – Healthcare
Gregg C. Gumbert – Real Estate
David P. Jaqua – Labor & Employment
Randall D. Noel – Litigation: General Commercial
Gary C. Rikard – Environment
Kara E. Shea – Labor & Employment
Bart N. Sisk – Labor & Employment
Robert Trentham – Litigation: Medical Malpractice Defense Jason G. Yarbro – Real Estate
Since 1999, Chambers has researched the U.S. legal profession, identifying the leading lawyers and law firms through interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients. Because of its independence and objective research process, Chambers USA is considered to be a cornerstone directory whose listings are given much weight among business leaders selecting legal counsel.
About Butler Snow
Butler Snow is a full-service law firm with more than 280 attorneys representing local, regional, national and international clients from 16 offices globally. Ranked as one of America’s Top 100 law firms in the BTI Power Rankings, Butler Snow is recognized as one of the nation’s top law firms for client service. The firm was recently ranked 48th out of 650 firms in the BTI Client Relationship Scorecard for understanding our client’s business, anticipating client’s needs, unprompted communication, legal skills, quality and keeping clients informed. For more information, visit www.butlersnow.com or follow Butler Snow on Twitter @Butler_Snow.