2015 Best Lawyers in America® Selects 54 Smith Anderson Lawyers


Raleigh, N.C. – Smith Anderson has 54 lawyers who were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 (Copyright 2014 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).

Additionally, the following lawyers have been further recognized as Best Lawyers' 2015 “Lawyers of the Year” in their respective practices:

The following is a full list of Smith Anderson’s 2015 Best Lawyers and the areas of law for which they've been recognized:

  1. Geoffrey W. Adams (Banking & Finance Law)
  2. Deanna Davis Anderson (Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants)
  3. J. Mitch Armbruster (Commercial Litigation)
  4. R. Marks Arnold (Banking & Finance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law)
  5. Francis C. Bagbey (Real Estate Law)
  6. Amy Meyers Batten (Securities / Capital Markets Law)
  7. David W. Berry (Environmental Law)
  8. Julian D. Bobbitt, Jr. (Health Care Law)
  9. Curtis C. Brewer IV (Corporate Law, Leveraged Buyouts & Private Equity Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law, Venture Capital Law)
  10. Martin H. Brinkley (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law)
  11. Christopher B. Capel (Biotechnology Law, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, Securities Regulation, Venture Capital Law)
  12. James K. Dorsett III (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation)
  13. Robert E. Duggins (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law)
  14. Sarah W. Fox (Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law)
  15. Timothy S. Goettel (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law)
  16. Jamison H. Hinkle (Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law)
  17. B. Davis Horne, Jr. (Administrative / Regulatory Law, Government Relations Practice)
  18. John L. Jernigan (Banking & Finance Law, Corporate Law, Financial Services Regulation Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law)
  19. Lee M. Kirby, Jr. (Banking & Finance Law, Corporate Law)
  20. Byron B. Kirkland (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, Venture Capital Law)
  21. Kimberly J. Korando (Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management
  22. Geoffrey R. Krouse (Mergers & Acquisitions Law)
  23. Timothy P. Lehan (Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants)
  24. John D. Madden (Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants)
  25. Wayne Maiorano (Construction Law)
  26. Peter J. Marino (Construction Law, Litigation – Construction)
  27. C. Steven Mason (Real Estate Law)
  28. Merrill M. Mason (Biotechnology Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, Venture Capital Law
  29. Caryn Coppedge McNeill (Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law)
  30. Scott A. Miskimon (Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Real Estate)
  31. Henry A. Mitchell, Jr. (Corporate Law)
  32. Michael W. Mitchell (Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Real Estate Law)
  33. R. Joseph Morris (Litigation – Patent)
  34. William H. Moss (Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants)
  35. R. Donavon Munford, Jr. (Litigation - Trusts & Estates, Litigation & Controversy – Tax, Tax Law, Trusts & Estates)
  36. William W. Nelson (Tax Law)
  37. Stephen T. Parascandola (Environmental Law)
  38. Carl N. Patterson, Jr. (Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions, Litigation – Securities)
  39. Armand A. Perry (Banking & Finance Law)
  40. Amos U. Priester IV (Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law, Litigation – Bankruptcy)
  41. Lacy H. Reaves (Land Use & Zoning Law, Real Estate Law)
  42. Gerald F. Roach (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, Securities Regulation, Venture Capital Law)
  43. Walter R. Rogers, Jr. (Non-Profit / Charities Law, Tax Law, Trusts & Estates)
  44. Margaret N. Rosenfeld (Banking & Finance Law, Corporate Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law)
  45. Michael P. Saber (Biotechnology Law, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, Venture Capital Law)
  46. Steven M. Sartorio (Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law, Litigation – Insurance)
  47. Kerry A. Shad (Employment Law – Management, Litigation - Labor & Employment)
  48. Dana E. Simpson (Government Relations Practice)
  49. Christopher G. Smith (Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Environmental)
  50. Samuel G. Thompson (Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants)
  51. Michael R. Thornton (Real Estate Law)
  52. Donald H. Tucker, Jr. (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions)
  53. Kirk G. Warner (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  54. Craig B. Wheaton (Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law)

About The Best Lawyers in America

Since it was first published in 1983, The Best Lawyers in America© is based on a peer-review survey in which almost 52,000 leading attorneys cast nearly 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. For more information about The Best Lawyers in America, please visit www.bestlawyers.com.


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