Carruthers & Roth Attorneys Named to 2015 N.C. Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Lists

One Attorney Named to “Top 100” N.C. Super Lawyers List

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A. announced today that eight of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2015 North Carolina Super Lawyers list and one attorney has been named to the 2015 North Carolina Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list. The annual lists are published by North Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine, a rating service of outstanding lawyers in North Carolina who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Additionally, one of the attorneys recognized in this year’s North Carolina Super Lawyers list, Kenneth M. Greene, was further honored by being named to the 2015 North Carolina Super LawyersTop 100” list. The Top 100 list represents those attorneys with the highest point totals in the North Carolina Super Lawyers nomination, research and blue ribbon review process.

Only approximately 5 percent of eligible North Carolina attorneys were chosen for inclusion in North Carolina Super Lawyers (2.5 percent for Rising Stars) after a rigorous achievement and peer-based review was conducted by Thomson Reuters, Legal division. The lists will be published in the February 2015 issues of North Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine and will be featured in a special section in Charlotte magazine and also in The New York Times (North Carolina distribution).

The following Carruthers & Roth attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2015 North Carolina Super Lawyers list:

Stanley Atwell*:  Estate Planning & Probate

Howard L. Borum*:  Real Estate

Scott Dillon: Business/Corporate

Kenneth M. Greene*: Banking (Top 100 List)

Patrick Haywood: Construction Litigation

Norman F. Klick, Jr.: Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice

Richard L. Vanore: Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice

Keith A. Wood*: Estate Planning & Probate

 (*) Lawyers who have been listed for 10 or more consecutive years in Super Lawyers.

The following Carruthers & Roth attorney was selected for inclusion in the 2015 North Carolina Rising Stars list:

Craig A. Taylor: Business/Corporate

About Super Lawyers: 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 rigorous multi-phase selection process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, and a peer review. In order to be eligible for consideration as a Rising Star, a candidate must be 40 years of age and younger or have been in practice for ten years or less. For more information, visit:

About Carruthers & Roth, P.A.: Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is a multifaceted law firm in Greensboro, NC serving clients of all sizes –  from large multinational corporations and closely-held businesses to individuals and entrepreneurs. We pride ourselves in delivering big-firm capabilities with the personalized service and responsiveness typical of a small-town practice.  Most importantly, our attorneys are consistently recognized for professional excellence by industry publications such as Chambers USA, North Carolina Super Lawyers and Business North Carolina’ s Legal Elite. Nearly half have scored a perfect “ five out of five”  rating in Martindale Hubbell peer reviews. To learn more about Carruthers & Roth, P.A., call 336.379.8651 or visit

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