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

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

January 28, 2008

GREENSBORO – The 2008 listing of North Carolina's top attorneys, published by Super Lawyers® magazine, includes 25 lawyers from the Greensboro, Raleigh and Charlotte offices of Smith Moore LLP.  The North Carolina Super Lawyers selections are compiled annually by the magazine, based on surveys and research to identify lawyers "who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement," according to the magazine's publisher.

"We are extremely pleased at the number of Smith Moore attorneys who received the Super Lawyers recognition this year," said Steve Earp, the firm's managing partner.  "Our attorneys hold themselves to extremely high standards of excellence, and it is gratifying to know that our professional peers and colleagues recognize the caliber of the work we are doing for our clients."

The following Smith Moore attorneys, identified by the practice area listed by Super Lawyers, were named North Carolina Super Lawyers for 2008:

Charlotte Office
Robert R. Marcus, Business Litigation
Larry B. Sitton, Business Litigation

Greensboro Office
D. Erik Albright, General Litigation
E. Kent Auberry, Business/Corporate
Jonathan A. Berkelhammer, Business Litigation
Richard A. Coughlin, Civil Litigation Defense
J. Donald Cowan, Jr., Business Litigation
Alan W. Duncan, Business Litigation
Stephen W. Earp, Environmental
Martin N. Erwin, Labor and Employment
James G. Exum, Jr., Appellate
Caroline Hudson Lock, Workers' Compensation
Alexander L. Maultsby, Labor and Employment
James A. Medford, Intellectual Property Litigation
Charles E. Melvin, Jr. Real Estate
Maureen Demarest Murray, Health Care
Barbara C. Ruby, Business/Corporate
Julianna C. Theall, Labor and Employment
Allison Overbay Van Laningham, Civil Litigation Defense
E. Garrett Walker, Real Estate Transactions
Jeri L. Whitfield, Workers' Compensation

Raleigh Office
James L. Gale, General Litigation
George J. (Jerry) Oliver, Labor and Employment
Samuel O. Southern, Health Care
Robert L. Wilson, Jr., Health Care

For more information on Best Lawyers' standards for membership, please click here.

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