Fourteen Carruthers & Roth Attorneys Named to 2017 Best Lawyers® List

Greensboro, N.C.Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is pleased to announce that 14 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to 2017 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Joining the list for the first time is Elizabeth J. Zook in Real Estate Law.

In addition, three Carruthers & Roth attorneys were named as a Best Lawyers® 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas. The publication awards this honor to a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area.

The individual attorneys named, and the area(s) of practice in which they were recognized, are listed below:

CARRUTHERS & ROTH, P.A. ATTORNEYS
The Best Lawyers in America® 2017

Michael J. Allen
Commercial Litigation
Copyright Law (2017 Greensboro “Lawyer of the Year” for Copyright Law)
Litigation – Intellectual Property

J. Stanley Atwell
Elder Law
Trusts and Estates

June L. Basden
Banking and Finance Law (2017 Greensboro “Lawyer of the Year” for Banking & Finance Law)
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Commercial Finance Law
Commercial Transactions / UCC Law

Howard L. Borum
Land Use & Zoning Law
Real Estate Law

J. Scott Dillon
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

John M. Flynn
Environmental Law

Kenneth M. Greene
Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Commercial Finance Law
Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
Equipment Finance Law

Kenneth R. Keller
Commercial Litigation
Litigation – Construction
Litigation – ERISA
Litigation – Labor & Employment

Norman F. Klick, Jr.
Litigation – Health Care
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

Richard L. Vanore
Commercial Litigation
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (2017 Greensboro “Lawyer of the Year” for Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants)
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants

Christopher J. Vaughn
Real Estate Law

Gregory S. Williams
Trusts and Estates

Keith A. Wood
Tax Law

Elizabeth J. Zook
Real Estate

About Best Lawyers: Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Over 83,000 leading attorneys globally are eligible to vote, and we have received more than 13 million votes to date on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. For the 2017 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 7.3 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in almost 55,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. 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.” Lawyers being honored as “Lawyer of the Year” are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the exhaustive peer-review assessments they conduct with thousands of leading lawyers each year.

About Carruthers & Roth, P.A.: Carruthers & Roth 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, call 336.379.8651 or visit www.crlaw.com.

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