Butler Snow is pleased to announce 158 of the firm’s attorneys have been included in Best Lawyers for 2019, and 18 have been named Best Lawyers 2019 “Lawyer of the Year.”

“It is always an honor for so many attorneys to receive this recognition,” said Donald Clark, Jr., chairman of Butler Snow. “Our attorneys continue to boost our client service excellence across each of our offices and practice areas, and this recognition illustrates that.”

"Lawyer of the Year" recognitions are also awarded to individual attorneys with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic location. Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location. The 18 Butler Snow attorneys named to this list are:

Alveno N. Castilla – Best Lawyers Litigation and Controversy – Tax

Anita Modak-Truran – Best Lawyers Trademark Law

Dan H.  Elrod – Best Lawyers 2019 Government Relations Practice

David R. Kinman – Best Lawyers Commercial Finance Law

Dee P. Wisor – Best Lawyers  Public Finance Law

Edward A. Wilmesherr – Best Lawyers Administrative/Regulatory Law,

Gayle Malone, Jr. – Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs

Gilbert C. Van Loon – Best Lawyers Employee Benefits

James E. Bailey III – Best Lawyers Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

John F. England – Best Lawyers Commercial Finance Law

John J. Healy III – Best Lawyers Copyright Law

John M. Harral – Best Lawyers Banking and Finance Law

Phil B. Abernethy – Best Lawyers Litigation – Construction

Phillip S. Sykes – Best Lawyers Litigation – Real Estate

Robert M. Holland, Jr. – Best Lawyers Economic Development Law

Steven M. Hendrix – Best Lawyers Corporate Compliance Law

Timothy M. Threadgill – Best Lawyers Employment Law – Management,

Tommie S. Cardin – Best Lawyers Government Relations Practice