12 Tharrington Smith Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2012

Tharrington Smith, LLP, is proud to announce that 12 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2012 edition of Best Lawyers in America®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

The following attorneys have been listed in Best Lawyers® for at least 25 years:

  • Roger W. Smith, Sr.- Appellate Law, White-Collar Criminal Defense, Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • Wade M. Smith – White-Collar Criminal Defense, Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense

The following attorney has been listed in Best Lawyers® for at least 20 years:

  • Carlyn G. Poole– Family Law

The following attorney has been listed in Best Lawyers® for at least 15 years:

  • Lynn P. Burleson – Family Law

 The following attorneys have been listed in Best Lawyers® for at least 10 years:

  • Jaye Meyer – Family Law

The following attorney has been listed in Best Lawyers® for at least five years:

  • Douglas E. Kingsbery – Bet-the-Company Litigation, White-Collar and Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • Fred Morelock – Family Law:

The following attorneys have been included in editions of Best Lawyers® since 2010:

  • Melissa Hill – White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • Alice Stubbs– Family Law

The following attorneys were included in the 2012 edition of Best Lawyers®:

  • F. Hill Allen- White-Collar Criminal Defense
  • Jill Jackson– Family Law
  • Ann Majestic– Education Law

Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.  For the newly released U.S. edition, more than 39,000 leading attorneys cast almost 3.1 million votes in an exhaustive annual survey about the legal abilities of other lawyers in the same and related specialties.

Because of the rigorous and transparent methodology used by Best Lawyers®, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers® is considered a singular honor.  Best Lawyers® was first published in 1983, and Corporate Counsel magazine has called it “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

The Best Lawyers in America® 2012 (Copyright 2011 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.).

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