Grimes Teich Anderson Attorneys On Super Lawyers List

Grimes Teich Anderson LLP is pleased to announce that four attorneys have been selected for the 2022 North Carolina Super Lawyers® list.

Henry (Hank) Teich and Anna Hamrick, both North Carolina Board Certified Workers’ Compensation Law Specialists, are listed for Workers’ Compensation Law – Plaintiffs. Scott Anderson is listed for Personal Injury General – Plaintiff, and Jessica Leaven is listed for Employment and Labor Law. No more than 5 percent of attorneys in North Carolina are selected for this list. Each of these attorneys, all partners at Grimes Teich Anderson, is honored to have been selected for multiple years.

Super Lawyers® is an annual, state-by-state rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas and all firm sizes who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations.

Grimes Teich Anderson LLP is a North Carolina and South Carolina Injury and Disability Law Firm with primary offices in Asheville, NC, and Greenville, SC.

To read more about these attorneys and their practice areas, please click here: https://www.grimesandteich.com/attorneys.html

Six Roberts & Stevens attorneys selected for inclusion on 2022 North Carolina Super Lawyers list

Roberts & Stevens is pleased to announce that six of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2022 North Carolina Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of lawyers from all across the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

Attorneys selected to the 2022 North Carolina Super Lawyers list are:
• Vincent D. Childress, Jr.
• William “Billy” Clarke
• Ann-Patton Hornthal
• Gregory Hutchins
• Phillip T. Jackson
• Wyatt S. Stevens

This is Childress’ tenth year on the Super Lawyers list.

Additionally, three Roberts & Stevens attorneys were selected to the 2022 North Carolina Rising Stars list. This category, eligible to candidates age 40 or younger or to those who have been practicing for 10 or fewer years, is given to no more than 2.5 percent of the eligible lawyers in the state. Individuals are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

Attorneys selected to the 2022 North Carolina Rising Stars list are:
• Kathryn M. Madison
• John D. Noor
• John W. Toth

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. For more information about Super Lawyers, visit SuperLawyers.com.

Roberts & Stevens is one of the largest law firms in Western North Carolina and serves regional and national clients in 30 practice areas and industries. To learn more, visit www.roberts-stevens.com.

Jamie Whitlock Recognized in Business North Carolina’s 2022 Legal Elite

Davis & Whitlock, P.C., is pleased to announce that firm partner Jamie Whitlock has been recognized in the 2022 edition of Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite, a listing of the state’s best practitioners in their fields. This year, only 3 percent of the state’s 28,000 active attorneys were selected for Legal Elite recognition.

For the second year in a row, Jamie is recognized in the Environmental category, where his practice focuses on mass environmental torts, federal Clean Water Act and other citizen suit litigation. Jamie also maintains a public interest environmental and sustainable land use practice in a variety of local, administrative, state and federal venues.

To learn more about Jamie Whitlock and Davis & Whitlock, P.C., please visit www.enviroattorney.com.

 

Seven Roberts & Stevens attorneys recognized in Business North Carolina’s 2022 Legal Elite

Roberts & Stevens is pleased to announce that seven of its attorneys — William “Billy” Clarke, Mary Robinson Hervig, Ann-Patton Hornthal, Gregory D. Hutchins, Susan Russo Klein, Carolyn Clark Snipes, and Wyatt S. Stevens — have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2022 edition of Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite, a listing of the state’s best practitioners in their fields.

For two decades, Business North Carolina has invited active members of the N.C. State Bar to vote for their most-esteemed peers. Attorneys cannot vote for themselves nor for members of the Legal Elite Hall of Fame, which is made up of top vote-getters of each category from previous years. This year, only 3 percent of the state’s 28,000 active attorneys were selected for Legal Elite recognition.

William “Billy” Clarke is a member of the Legal Elite Hall of Fame in the Environment category, having previously topped the list in 2012. A partner with Roberts & Stevens, his practice focuses on environmental permitting and compliance, transactions involving the purchase and sale of contaminated property, environmental and administrative litigation, water quality issues and the representation of local governments on environmental matters.

Mary Robinson Hervig is recognized in the Tax and Estate Planning category. A partner with the firm, Hervig helps clients with their advance medical directives (or “living wills”), powers of attorney, wills, and trusts, including tax planning as necessary, and she assists personal representatives and trustees with the administration of estates and trusts in North Carolina.

Ann-Patton Hornthal is recognized in the Appellate category. A shareholder of Roberts & Stevens, Hornthal handles litigation and pre-litigation matters for commercial clients in complex trial, regulatory, and appellate matters in state and federal courts and licensing boards, with an emphasis on professional liability defense and commercial disputes. She has represented clients in healthcare, legal, manufacturing, alternative-energy, and law enforcement sectors and devotes a substantial portion of her practice to appellate work.

Gregory D. Hutchins is recognized in the Business category. A partner with Roberts & Stevens, Hutchins handles corporate law, business transactions, commercial real property, estate planning and administration, healthcare, and taxation.

Susan Russo Klein is recognized in the Employment category. Klein, a partner with Roberts & Stevens, advises organizations of all sizes on challenging employment issues, from training and compliance to defending labor audits and discrimination complaints. Her business experience includes negotiating and drafting contracts, including service agreements, commercial leases and acquisitions.

Carolyn Clark Snipes is recognized in the Real Estate Law category. A partner with Roberts & Stevens, Snipes practices commercial and residential real property law representing developers, sellers, buyers, lenders, and title insurance companies. She focuses on real estate transactions, easements and agreements, property disputes, and title insurance claims.

Roberts & Stevens partner Wyatt S. Stevens is recognized in the Litigation category. With more than 25 years of experience in complex personal injury litigation and commercial litigation, Stevens has successfully represented individuals, businesses and organizations in state and federal courts throughout Western North Carolina, including dozens of complex jury trials, administrative hearings and appeals. His diverse clients include companies and individuals engaged in the recreational sports industry, manufacturing, insurance, telecommunications, trucking and tourism industries.

Business North Carolina magazine has honored Tar Heel lawyers in this way since 2002, giving the state’s lawyers the opportunity to support and recognize their peers. Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite is the only award that gives every active lawyer in the state the opportunity to participate.

Roberts & Stevens is one of the largest law firms in Western North Carolina and serves regional and national clients in 30 practice areas and industries. To learn more, visit www.roberts-stevens.com.