Carruthers & Roth Attorneys Recognized by North Carolina Super Lawyers for 2014

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is pleased to announce that seven of the firm’s directors were recognized for their professional excellence and selected for inclusion in the 2014 North Carolina Super Lawyers® list. In addition, one attorney was included in the 2014 North Carolina Rising Stars list which features the state’s up-and-coming attorneys.

Only approximately 5% of eligible North Carolina attorneys were chosen for inclusion in North Carolina Super Lawyers (2.5% for Rising Stars) after a rigorous achievement and peer-based review was conducted by Thomson Reuters, Legal division. The lists are published in the latest issue of North Carolina Super Lawyers 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 directors were selected for inclusion in the 2014 North Carolina Super Lawyers list:

J. Stanley Atwell:  Estate Planning & Probate

Howard L. Borum:  Real Estate

J. Scott Dillon*: Business/Corporate

Kenneth M. Greene: Banking

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 are listed for the first time in Super Lawyers

The following Carruthers & Roth attorney was selected for inclusion in the 2014 North Carolina Rising Star 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 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

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