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Kilpatrick Stockton Once Again Earns Highest Recognition From Chambers USA

ATLANTA (June 15) – LawFuel.com – Kilpatrick Stockton announced today that the firm earned the highest recognition in the 2009 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. In total, Kilpatrick Stockton earned 65 spots on the prestigious list.

Several Kilpatrick Stockton attorneys are listed as #1 in their respective practice areas: Miles Alexander and Jim Ewing, Intellectual Property; Alfred Lurey in Bankruptcy/Restructuring; Brian Corgan, William Dorris, Randall F. Hafer, and Neal Sweeney, Construction; Richard Horder and Steven J. Levitas, Environment; Rupert M. Barkoff, Franchising; James F. Bogan III, Litigation: Appellate; and A. Stephens Clay, Litigation: General Commercial.

Attorneys ranked nationally in their practice areas: Rupert M. Barkoff, Franchising; Keith Harper, Native American Law; R. Charles Henn Jr., Sports Law; James Steinberg, Outsourcing; and Rex R. Veal, Capital Markets: Securitisation.

Practice areas ranked nationally: Construction, Franchising, Native American Law, and Outsourcing.

Kilpatrick Stockton led all Georgia firms with the “Most Ranked Individual Attorneys in Intellectual Property.” In addition to a number one ranking for Intellectual Property (Georgia), the firm also achieved number one rankings for its leadership in Construction (Georgia) and Labor & Employment (Georgia).

Kilpatrick Stockton practice areas recognized:

Antitrust
Banking & Finance
Banking & Finance: Mainly Regulatory
Bankruptcy/Restructuring
Capital Markets: Securitisation
Construction
Corporate/M&A
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Environment
Franchising
Healthcare
Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Copyright
Labor & Employment
Litigation: Appellate
Litigation: General Commercial
Native American Law
Outsourcing
Real Estate
Tax

The following Kilpatrick Stockton attorneys were named to this year’s Chambers USA:

Antitrust
George L. Little Jr. (S)

Banking & Finance
Hilary P. Jordan

Banking & Finance: Mainly Regulatory
Richard R. Cheatham

Bankruptcy / Restructuring
Alfred Lurey (1)
Dennis Meir
Todd Meyers
Paul M. Rosenblatt
Mark D. Taylor

Capital Markets: Securitisation
Rex R. Veal

Construction
Brian Corgan (1)
William Dorris (1)
Randall F. Hafer (1)
Joseph P. Henner
Neal Sweeney (1)

Corporate/ M&A
W. Benjamin Barkley
Stanley Blackburn
Richard Cicchillo Jr.
David Stockton

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Mark D. Wincek

Environment
Stephen R. Berlin
Richard Horder (1)
Steven J. Levitas (1)
Alan McConnell
Susan Richardson

Franchising
Rupert M. Barkoff (1)

Healthcare
Daniel J. Mohan
Phillip Street

Intellectual Property
Miles Alexander (1)
Joseph M. Beck
William Boice
William H. Brewster
Jim Ewing (1)
R. Charles Henn Jr. (U)
Wab P. Kadaba
Marc Lieberstein
Steven D. Moore (U)
John Pratt
Mitchell G. Stockwell
Jerre Swann

Labor & Employment
Randall D. Avram
William Boice
Richard Boisseau (S)
Thomas H. Christopher
James Coil
Louis W. Doherty
Diane L. Prucino

Litigation: Appellate
James F. Bogan III (1)

Litigation: General Commercial
William Boice
Susan Cahoon
Adam H. Charnes
A. Stephens Clay (1)
George L. Murphy Jr.
Hayden J. Silver
Daniel Taylor
David M. Zacks

Native American Law
Keith Harper

Outsourcing
James Steinberg

Real Estate
Jeffrey A. Benson
Candace L. Fowler
Andrew Kauss
Gary Joyner

Sports Law
R. Charles Henn Jr. (U)

Tax
Scott M. Dayan
Lynn E. Fowler
Jerry Smith

— (S) Senior Statesman
— (1) denotes a first place rank
— (U) denotes Up And Coming

Rankings assessed key qualities in the legal field, including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness/astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client.

About Chambers and Partners
Chambers and Partners Publishing, based in London, produces the annual Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. For the current US directory, more than 14,000 interviews were conducted covering the entire country and were carried out by a team of over 40 full-time researchers over a period of six months. For more information, please visit http://www.chambersandpartners.com/usa/rankings36.aspx?fid=3520&solbar=1.

For more information about Kilpatrick Stockton, please visit:
www.kilpatrickstockton.com

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