Quantcast

Leaders in the Law Honorees

2016

Lawyer of the Year – Gill P. Beck – United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of North Carolina

Leah Michelle Broker – Broker & Hamrick, P.A.

Kenneth L. Burgess – Poyner Spruill LLP

Lynn P. Burleson – Tharrington Smith LLP

Henry Campen – Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP

Amie Flowers Carmack – Morningstar Law Group

Karen H. Chapman – Poyner Spruill LLP

Donna R. Cohen – Donna R. Cohen, Attorney at Law, PLLC

Brian S. Cromwell – Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP

Benjamin Randall David – District Attorney’s Office, Fifth Prosecutorial District

Jeffrey M. Davis – Lincoln Financial Group

Greg Doucette – The Law Offices of T. Greg Doucette, PLLC

John O.N. Eluwa – Law Offices of John Eluwa, PLLC

David Gantt – David Gantt Law Office

Judge Martha A. Geer – Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC

Nancy L. Grace – Wake Family Law Group

Jason B. James – Bell, Davis & Pitt, P.A.

Mark Johnson – Inmar, Inc.

William O. King – Walker Lambe, Attorneys

Tiffany A. Lesnik – Lesnik Family Law, P.C.

Carlos E. Mahoney – Glenn, Mills, Fisher & Mahoney, P.A.

Harrison L. Marshall Jr. – McGuireWoods LLP

Eric Mills – Nexsen Pruet, LLC

Christy Myatt – Nexsen Pruet, LLC

William G. Pagán – Coats + Bennett, PLLC

LeeAnne Quattrucci – Law Office of LeeAnne Quattrucci, P.A.

Robert Blackwell Rader – North Carolina District Court, 10th Judicial District

Shamieka LaCher Rhinehart – Durham District Attorney’s Office

Vince Rozier, Jr. – Wake County District Court Judge

Sarah Cantrell Cowen Seaton – North Carolina District Court, 4th Judicial District

Jim Slaughter – Black, Slaughter & Black, PA

Gray Styers, Jr. – Smith Moore Leatherwood

Sharon A. Thompson – NicholsonPham, PLLC

Louis Alfred Trosch, Jr. – North Carolina District Court, 26th Judicial District

Ann Warren – Duke Energy Corporation

Frank D. Whitney – United States Federal District Court

 

 

2015

Lawyer of the Year – Richard T. Boyette – Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog, LLP

Steve Berlin – Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton

Judge Richard Dietz – North Carolina Court of Appeals

Elizabeth Haddix – UNC Center for Civil Rights

Jennifer Harjo – New Hanover County Public Defender

Jeffrey C. Hart – Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A.

Sarah F. Hutchins – Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP

Joe Kahn – Nexsen Pruet

Paula A Kohut – KOHUT, PLLC

Daniel A. Lewis – Hatcher Law Group, P.C.

Margaret (Meg) Behringer Maloney – Maloney Law & Associates, PLLC

Donald Marcari – Marcari, Russotto, Spencer & Balaban, PC

Barbara S. Meeks – Wells Fargo Law Department

William S. Mills – Glenn, Mills, Fisher & Mahoney, P.A.

Karen M. Nelson – Katten Muchin Rosenman, LLP

Leslie C. Packer – Ellis & Winters LLP

Katherine Lewis Parker – Tin Fulton Walker & Owen, PLLC

Mital M Patel – Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton, LLP

John L. Pinnix – Allen, Pinnix & Nichols, P.A.

William Plyler – Edwards Kirby Law Firm

Andrew Spainhour – REPLACEMENTS, LTD.

Jacob H. Sussman – Tin Fulton Walker & Owen, PLLC

Don Vaughan – Don Vaughan Attorney & Counselor at Law

Gerald L. Walden, Jr. – The Fresh Market, Inc.

Robert Zaytoun – Zaytoun Law Firm

 

 

2014

Lawyer of the Year – J. Rich Leonard – Campbell Law School

Jon A. Berkelhammer – Ellis & Winters, LLP

William J. Brian, Jr. – Morningstar Law Group

Candice Wooten Brown – RAI Services Company, a subsidary of Reynolds American, Inc.

Jay J. Chaudhuri – North Carolina Department of State Treasurer

Barbara R. Christy – Schell Bray, PLLC

Michael A. Colombo – Colombo, Kitchin, Dunn, Ball & Porter, LLP

Judge Bill Constangy – North Carolina Superior Court

Guy W. Crabtree – Pulley, Watson, King & Lischer

Thomas C. Grella – McGuire, Wood & Bissette, P.A.

Kent Harrell – Law Office of R. Kent Harrell, P.C.

Dan M. Hartzog – Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog, LLP

Thomas H. Johnson, Jr. – Nexsen Pruet, PLLC

Esther Manheimer – The Van Winkle Law Firm

Angela McIlveen – McIlveen Family Law

Carleton Metcalf – The Van Winkle Law Firm

Janeen Miller-Hogue – The Miller-Hogue Law Firm, P.C.

Jackson Nichols – Allen, Pinnix & Nichols, P.A.

Nancy Olah – Nancy Olah Law

Mack Paul – Morningstar Law Group

Judge Paul C. Ridgeway – North Carolina Superior Court

Jennifer Simmons – Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc.

Christopher G. Smith – Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan, L.L.P.

Deborah Sperati – Poyner Spruill LLP

Paul B. Taylor – U.S. Attorney’s Office

Wanda C. Townsend – Johnston, Allison & Hord, P.A.

Angelique Vincent-Hamacher – Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson

Edwin Jack Walker, Jr. – Walker, Lambe, Rhudy, Costley & Gill, PLLC

Michael L. Wilson – Johnston, Allison & Hord, P.A.

Carolyn Woodruff – Woodruff Family Law Group

 

 

2013

Lawyer of the Year – Daniel G. Clodfelter – Moore & Van Allen, PLLC

Aretha V. Blake – Charlotte School of Law

Steve Bowden – R. Steve Bowden & Associates P.C.

Dorothy Bass Burch – Ragsdale Liggett, PLLC

Mark O. Costley – Walker Lambe Rhudy Costley & Gill, PLLC

Michael C. Griffin – Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Charles T. Hagan, III – Hagan Davis Mangum Barrett & Langley PLLC

Carrie A. Hanger – Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP

David S. Henson – Henson Fuerst Attorneys

David R. Hillier – Gum, Hillier & McCroskey, P.A.

Todd A. Jones – Anderson Jones, PLLC

Christopher C. Lam – Nexsen Pruet, PLLC

Luke Largess – Tin, Fulton, Walker & Owen

Lauren Vaughn Lewis – Essex Richards, P.A.

Rebecca K. Lindahl – Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Daniel A. Merlin – Johnston, Allison & Hord, P.A.

Justice Paul Martin Newby – Supreme Court of North Carolina

Diana R. Palecek – Smith Moore Leatherwood, LLP

Heydt Philbeck – Bailey & Dixon, L.L.P.

Christopher H. Roberts – Crumley Roberts, LLP

Michael L. Robinson – Robinson & Lawing, LLP

Jennifer D. Scott – Shipman & Wright, LLP

Gary K. Shipman – Shipman & Wright, LLP

Troy Smith, Jr. – Ward and Smith, P.A.

Cheryl D. Steele – Horack, Talley, Pharr & Lowndes, P.A.

Ashley H. Story – Troutman Sanders LLP

Martha W. Surles – Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP

Michael G. Winters – Ellis & Winters, LLP

 

 

2012

David Neal Allen – Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo, LLP

Noel L. Allen – Allen, Pinnix, & Nichols, P.A.

Anthony J. Biller – Coats & Bennett, PLLC

Daniel Boyce – Nexsen Pruet, PLLC

John E. Branch, III – Shanahan Law Group, PLLC

Barry S. Cobb – Yates, McLamb & Weyher, L.L.P.

W.B. Rodman Davis – Hagan Davis Mangum Barrett & Langley, PLLC

Mel Garofalo – Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo, LLP

Julia Hejazi – Rockingham County District Attorney’s Office

John Timothy Jeffries – McAngus, Goudelock and Courie, LLC

Keith Kapp – Williams Mullen

Norman F. Klick, Jr. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A.

George Kurani – McAngus Goudelock & Courie, PLLC

Erica B. Lewis – Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo, LLP

Donald W. Marcari – Marcari, Russotto, Spencer & Balaban, P.C.

Karin M. McGinnis – Moore & Van Allen

Charles W. McKeller – C.W. McKeller Law Firm

Judge Rickye   McKoy-Mitchell – Mecklenburg County District Court

Brandon S. Neuman – Shanahan Law Group, PLLC

Grainger Pierce – Nexsen Pruet, PLLC

Tonya Bunn Powell – Shanahan Law Group, PLLC

Reid Russell – Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo, LLP

Kieran J. Shanahan – Shanahan Law Group, PLLC

Donald R. Vaughan – Donald R. Vaughan and Associates

James C. White – Law Office of James C. White, PC

 

 

2011

Mark E. Anderson – McGuireWoods

Tania N. Archer – Moore & Van Allen

Susan   H. Briggs, Esq. – Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote

Ashley Huffstetler Campbell – Ragsdale Liggett

Melanie Black Dubis – Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein

David Erdman – Erdman Hockfield & Leone

Howard   L. Gum – Gum, Hillier & McCroskey

George R. Hausen, Jr. – Legal Aid of North Carolina

Charles R. Holden – Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice

James   Y. Kerr III – McGuire Woods

Tracy Kenyon Lischer – Pulley Watson

Christina McAlpin Taylor – Smith Debnam

Valecia M. McDowell – Moore & Van Allen

Steven A. Meckler – Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick

James   F. Morgan – Morgan Herring Morgan Green & Rosenblutt

John W. Narron – Smith Debnam

Nancy Black Norelli – Norelli Law Firm

William Powers – Powers McCarten

Camille Stell – Lawyers Mutual

Craig A. Taylor – Carruthers & Roth

Robin K. Vinson – Nexsen Pruet

Mona L. Wallace – Wallace & Graham

David L. Ward, Jr. – Ward & Smith

Kurt D. Weaver – Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice

Camden R. Webb – Williams Mullen