19 attorneys from McBrayer law offices in Lexington and Louisville have achieved a 2019 listing in U.S. News Best Lawyers in America. Founded in 1981, Best Lawyers highlights the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal industry. For the 2019 Edition, 7.8 million votes were analyzed.
Best Lawyers 2019 recognition was awarded to Lexington attorneys Stephen G. Amato; Jaron P. Blandford; Emily H. Cowles; James H. Frazier, III; Calvin R. Fulkerson; David J. Guarnieri; Mary Estes Haggin; Lisa English Hinkle; Douglas T. Logsdon; Robert E. Maclin, III; W. Terry McBrayer; Luke Morgan; W. Brent Rice; Christopher J. Shaughnessy; Terri R. Stallard; and Jon A. Woodall, and Louisville attorneys Cynthia L. Effinger; Robert T. Watson and Jack A. Wheat.
Best Lawyers 2019 also features a “Lawyer of the Year” recognition for elite specialists was awarded to Stephen G. Amato; James H. Frazier, III; David J. Guarnieri; and Cynthia L. Effinger.
"The fact that multiple McBrayer attorneys are consistently found on the U.S. News Best Lawyers list is an indication of the quality of our firm, the consistency of the attorneys giving our clients their all." said Managing Member James H. Frazier, III. "We have an incredibly deep bench of talent, and I am extremely proud of the manner in which our attorneys exemplify the best of the legal profession in not only the daily practice of law but also in their commitment to enriching our community."
Recognized specialties encompass a broad range of expertise, spanning Administrative / Regulatory Law, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Corporate Law, Criminal Defense: White Collar, Criminal Defense: General Practice, Employment Law – Management, Gaming Law, Government Relations Practice, Health Care Law, Insurance Law, Land Use and Zoning Law, Litigation: Bankruptcy – Litigation: Construction – Litigation: Intellectual Property – Litigation: Labor and Employment – Litigation: Real Estate – Litigation: Trusts and Estates, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law, Real Estate Law, Trademark Law, Utilities Law.