16 Tharrington Smith Attorneys included in the 2020 Edition of NC Super Lawyers

We are pleased to share with you that 10 Tharrington Smith lawyers have been named to 2020 North Carolina Super Lawyers™, and 5 have been named to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars. Join us in congratulating:

Hill Allen, North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Mary Aiken Barrow, North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars
Lynn Burleson, North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Melissa Hill, North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Evan Horwitz, North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Douglas Kingsbery, North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Rod Malone, North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Steve Mansbery, North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars
Jaye Meyer, North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Fred Morelock, North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Stephen Rawson, North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars
Jeffrey Russell, North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars
Colin Shive, North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars
Roger Smith, Jr., North Carolina Super Lawyers™
Wade Smith, North Carolina Super Lawyers™, Top 100 North Carolina Super Lawyers™, Top 25 Raleigh Super Lawyers™
Alice Stubbs, North Carolina Super Lawyers™, Top 50 Women North Carolina Super Lawyers™

Super Lawyers is a research-driven and peer-influenced rating service of lawyers who have achieved a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using their patented multiphase selection process across 70 areas of practice. Third-party research is combined with peer nominations and evaluations to create a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys.

Graphic of images of the 15 Tharrington Smith Lawyers included in the 2020 edition of North Carolina Super Lawyers

Hill Allen has been selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ continuously since 2009. Mr. Allen focuses his practice on white-collar criminal defense and complex civil litigation.

Mary Aiken Barrow makes her debut appearance on the North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars list in 2020. She is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law and was also recognized as a “Rising Star” by NC Lawyers Weekly in 2019. Mary Aiken focuses her practice exclusively on matrimonial law.

Lynn Burleson has been selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ continuously since 2006. Additionally, he was selected to the North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Top 100 list in 2006-2008. Mr. Burleson is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law. He focuses his practice exclusively on matrimonial matters.

Melissa Hill was first selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ in 2019. Ms. Hill focuses her practice in the areas of criminal defense and civil litigation.

Evan Horwitz has been selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ since 2015. Mr. Horwitz is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law and focuses his practice exclusively on matrimonial matters.

Douglas Kingsbery has been selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ continuously since 2008. Mr. Kingsbery focuses his practice primarily in the area of white-collar criminal defense, with an emphasis on criminal tax defense.

Rod Malone was first selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ in 2019. He is a partner in the Education Section and focuses his practice primarily in the area of school construction.

Steve Mansbery has been selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars since 2015. He was previously selected to this list in 2010-2013. Mr. Mansbery is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law and focuses his practice exclusively on matrimonial matters.

Jaye Meyer has been selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ since 2006. She has been selected to the North Carolina Top 50 Women Super Lawyers™ from 2010 to 2014 and again in 2017, and to the Top 100 Super Lawyers™ list in 2011. Ms. Meyer is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law and focuses her practice exclusively on matrimonial matters.

Fred Morelock was first selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ in 2006 and continuously since 2008. Mr. Morelock is a Certified Family Financial Mediator and a Certified Superior Court Mediator. He focuses primarily on the areas of mediation and matrimonial law.

Stephen Rawson was first selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars in 2019. He is a partner in the Education Section focusing on a variety of matters encountered by public school boards.

Jeffrey Russell was first selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars in 2016. Mr. Russell is a partner in the firm’s Family Law Section.

Colin Shive was first selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Rising Stars in 2016 and is listed again in this category in 2019. He is a partner in the Education Section.

Roger Smith, Jr. was first selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers™ in 2018. He is a partner in the firm’s Criminal Defense Section.

Wade Smith has been selected to Super Lawyers™ North Carolina since 2006. He has been included in the North Carolina Super Lawyers™ Top 100 List continuously since 2006, in the Top 10 List in 2006-2010, 2012-2014, and 2016, and to the Top 25 Raleigh Super Lawyers™ List from 2013-2018. In Super Lawyers Magazine 2016 cover story, he was titled “Our Own Atticus Finch.” Mr. Smith’s practice focuses primarily in the areas of criminal defense and civil litigation.

Alice Stubbs has been listed in North Carolina Super Lawyers™ continuously since 2010 and celebrates her 10th anniversary of inclusion in 2019. She is included for the third consecutive year in the North Carolina Super Lawyers Top 50 Women list. She is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law and a Certified Family Financial Mediator.

“We care about people, not cases” isn’t just a tagline, it is the cornerstone of our practice. Because of it, Tharrington Smith is one of the most widely respected law firms in the Southeast. Our practice is broad and includes core focus in criminal law, taxation and seizure, family law, education law, complex civil litigation matters, and dispute resolution.