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Twenty-seven Smith Moore Attorneys Named "North Carolina Super Lawyers"

Twenty-seven Smith Moore Attorneys Named "North Carolina Super Lawyers"

January 18, 2007

GREENSBORO – Smith Moore LLP is proud to announce that 27 of the firm's attorneys were named North Carolina Super Lawyers.  The Smith Moore attorneys were recognized across fourteen areas of law.

Of those recognized, J. Donald Cowan, Jr. was named in the Top 10, and Jonathan A. Berkelhammer, Alan W. Duncan, Larry B. Sitton, and Charles E. Melvin, Jr. were named in the Top 100.  Maureen Demarest Murray, Julianna C. Theall, and Allison Overbay Van Laningham were named in the Top 50 Women.

Super Lawyers, published since 1990, is a listing of the top five percent of lawyers in each state who have achieved superior recognition from fellow lawyers and professional success.

The following Smith Moore attorneys will be listed in Super Lawyers magazine and the February 2007 edition of Charlotte magazine:

D. Erik Albright, General Litigation Law
Bruce Ashley, Construction Litigation Law
E. Kent Auberry, Business/Corporate Law
Jonathan A. Berkelhammer, Business Litigation Law
Carole W. Bruce, Tax Law
J. Donald Cowan, Jr., Business Litigation Law
Gerard H. Davidson, Jr., Class Action/Mass Torts Law
Alan W. Duncan, Business Litigation Law
Stephen W. Earp, Environmental Law
Martin N. Erwin, Labor and Employment Law
James G. Exum, Jr., Appellate Law
Mark A. Finkelstein, Business Litigation Law
James L. Gale, General Litigation Law
Robert R. Marcus, Business Litigation Law
Alexander L. Maultsby, Labor and Employment Law
James A. Medford, Intellectual Property Litigation Law
Charles E. Melvin, Jr., Real Estate Law
Maureen Demarest Murray, Health Care Law
George J. (Jerry) Oliver, Labor and Employment Law
Barbara C. Ruby, Business/Corporate Law
Larry B. Sitton, Business Litigation Law
Samuel O. Southern, Health Care Law
Julianna C. Theall, Labor and Employment Law
Allison Overbay Van Laningham, Civil Litigation Defense Law
E. Garrett Walker, Real Estate Law
Jeri L. Whitfield, Workers' Compensation Law
Robert L. Wilson, Jr., Health Care Law

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