Kilpatrick Stockton Attorneys Named to 2009 North Carolina Ssuper Lawyers

James H. Kelly, Jr. Selected to Top 100 Attorney Listing

NORTH CAROLINA (March 2 – LAWFUEL) — Kilpatrick Stockton announced today that 16 of the firm’s attorneys were selected as North Carolina Super Lawyers. This distinction denotes that these lawyers attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement as some of the State’s pre-eminent lawyers. In addition to this prestigious list, partner James H. Kelly, Jr. was named to the select Top 100 Super Lawyers listing for North Carolina.

To determine the winners, Law & Politics media surveyed over 17,000 active lawyers throughout North Carolina and conducted independent research. The result is a comprehensive and diverse listing of the top five percent of North Carolina attorneys in more than 40 practice areas.

The following names are the 2009 Kilpatrick Stockton attorneys recognized as North Carolina Super Lawyers:

Business Litigation
James H. Kelly, Jr. (Top 100 Super Lawyers)
Richard J. Keshian
Hayden J. Silver III
David C. Smith
Daniel R. Taylor, Jr.

Construction Litigation
Dudley Humphrey

Employee Benefits/ERISA
Craig Wheaton

Employment & Labor
Randall D. Avram

Stephen R. Berlin
Steven J. Levitas

Estate Planning & Probate
Carl W. Hibbert

General Litigation
Gregg E. McDougal

Intellectual Property
Charles W. Calkins
George L. Little, Jr.

Real Estate
Jeffery A. Benson
Gary K. Joyner

About Kilpatrick Stockton
Kilpatrick Stockton LLP is a full-service international law firm with more than 500 attorneys in ten offices across the globe: Atlanta and Augusta, GA.; Charlotte, Raleigh and Winston-Salem, NC.; New York, NY; Washington, D.C.; Dubai; London; and Sweden. Kilpatrick Stockton’s delivery of innovative business solutions provides results-oriented counsel for corporations, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. Collaboration among Kilpatrick Stockton’s corporate, litigation and intellectual property attorneys provides knowledgeable and proactive guidance for companies at every stage of the business life cycle. For more information, please visit


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