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Mon 18 Aug, 2014 # News

33 Lawyers Named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2015

Hand Arendall LLC is pleased to announce that 33 lawyers have been listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015.

Hand Arendall would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to the list:

  • J. Hodge Alves, III, Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Roger L. Bates, Commercial Litigation
  • R. Preston Bolt, Jr., Public Finance Law
  • G. Porter Brock, Jr., Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
  • Henry A. Callaway III, Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Rodney R. Cate, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Joseph L. Cowan II, Insurance Law
  • Stephen G. Crawford, Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law
  • Blane H. Crutchfield, Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • F. Lane Finch, Jr., Insurance Law
  • Ginger P. Gaddy, Public Finance Law
  • Frank C. Galloway, Jr., Litigation – Real Estate, Real Estate Law
  • William B. Givhan, Public Finance Law
  • P. Nicholas Greenwood, Public Finance Law
  • J. Mark Hart, Insurance Law
  • Mark D. Hess, Insurance Law
  • C. Dennis Hughes, Insurance Law
  • Neil C. Johnston, Energy Law, Environmental Law, Litigation – Environmental, Natural Resources Law, Real Estate Law, Timber Law, Water Law
  • J. Fred Kingren, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Alexander F. Lankford III, Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Gregory L. Leatherbury, Jr., Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
  • T. Bruce McGowin, Corporate Law, Environmental Law, Real Estate Law
  • Brooks P. Milling, Corporate Law
  • Henry T. Morrissette, Insurance Law
  • W. Alexander Moseley, Construction Law, Litigation – Construction
  • Bert S. Nettles, Insurance Law
  • Caine O’Rear III, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Construction
  • David R. Quittmeyer, Copyright Law, Litigation – Patent
  • Drew Sinor, Insurance Law
  • Norman M. Stockman, Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • William C. Tidwell III, Employment Law – Individuals, Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management
  • George M. Walker, Banking and Finance Law, Commercial Litigation, Employment Law – Individuals, Employment Law – Management, Insurance Law, Labor Law – Management, Litigation – Banking and Finance, Litigation – Labor and Employment, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Robert L. Williams, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. Over 52,000 leading attorneys cast more than 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers® is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers® the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.

Hand Arendall is a full-service law firm, providing its clients with legal services in all areas of traditional civil practice. The firm was organized in 1941 and has more than 70 lawyers, making it one of the largest law firms in the State of Alabama. The firm has a fundamental commitment to providing quality legal services in a timely and cost-effective manner. Cases and projects are staffed with the goal of achieving success for the client with maximum efficiency. With offices in Athens, Birmingham, Mobile and Baldwin County, Alabama, Hand Arendall is uniquely situated among the Southeast’s major law firms to provide legal direction to clients throughout Alabama, Florida and Mississippi. Learn more at