Raleigh, NC (January 4, 2010) – Ten lawyers from Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan, L.L.P. have been named to the 2010 Legal Elite list by Business North Carolina magazine. Those honored include:
- Christopher Capel - Business Law
- Rose Kenyon - Employment
- Kim Korando - Employment
- Pete Marino - Construction
- Merrill Mason - Corporate
- Steve Mason - Real Estate (Hall of Fame)
- Gerald Roach - Business Law (Hall of Fame)
- Walter Rogers - Tax, Estate Planning
- Mike Saber - Intellectual Property
- Sammy Thompson - Litigation
Steve Mason and Gerald Roach were inducted into the Legal Elite Hall of Fame last year when they led their respective categories with the greatest number of votes.
Since 2002 Business North Carolina magazine has offered lawyers from around North Carolina the opportunity to cast ballots nominating their peers to be among the Legal Elite. It is unique as the only award that gives every active lawyer in the state the opportunity to participate in the selection process. The number of lawyers selected represents approximately 3% of the State Bar membership.
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Smith Anderson is the largest Triangle-based law firm and one of the largest in North Carolina. Representing diverse organizations with local, state, national and international interests, our lawyers focus on building and strengthening relationships by understanding our clients' businesses and customizing our legal solutions accordingly. Our commitment to our clients also extends to our community and profession.