15 Tharrington Smith, LLP Attorneys Named to 2022 Edition of Super Lawyers®
15 Tharrington Smith, LLP Attorneys Named to 2022 Edition of Super Lawyers®

Raleigh, N.C., January 13, 2022 — Tharrington Smith, LLP is pleased to announce the inclusion of 15 attorneys on the 2022 North Carolina edition of Super Lawyers®. The list, released today, is generated annually and recognizes the top lawyers in over 70 practice areas in the state. 

This year’s list includes three tiers in the North Carolina Rising Star list, the North Carolina Super Lawyer list, and the Top Super Lawyer list. Three attorneys are featured on the Rising Star list, while 12 have nominations on the North Carolina list. The North Carolina lawyers who receive the highest point totals during this selection process are further recognized in North Carolina Super Lawyers Top Lists.

“I am thankful to be included among all the great lawyers in Super Lawyers,” reflected Top Super Lawyer nominee, Alice Stubbs. 

For each attorney named, it is a huge honor and privilege to be listed. Super Lawyers uses a patented multiphase selection process involving peer nomination, independent research, and peer evaluation to generate the list. Before publication, the list goes through a very rigorous process and thorough assessment, ensuring the lawyers are the best in their fields. 

“I’ve been fortunate to be mentored by and work with so many great attorneys at Tharrington Smith, home, and across North Carolina. Any recognition of my work, including Super Lawyers Rising Stars, is surely a result of the great legal community we have here and their influence on my practice,”said Rising Star, Mary Aiken Barrow. 

Below is a complete list of Tharrington Smith, LLP attorneys recognized on the 2022 North Carolina Super Lawyers list.

2022 North Carolina Super Lawyers:

  • F. Hill Allen: Criminal Defense, White Collar
  • Russell Babb: Criminal Defense
  • Lynn Burleson: Family Law
  • Melissa Hill: Criminal Defense
  • Evan Horwitz: Family Law
  • Doug Kingsbery: Criminal Defense, White Collar
  • Rod Malone: Schools and Education
  • Jaye Meyer: Family Law
  • Fred Morelock: Family Law
  • Roger Smith, Jr.: Criminal Defense
  • Wade Smith: Criminal Defense, White Collar*
  • Alice Stubbs: Family Law*

2022 North Carolina Rising Stars

  • Mary Aiken Barrow: Family Law
  • Stephen Rawson: Schools and Education
  • Jeffery Russell: Family Law

*denotes Top List nomination

“Honors are not why we do this work, but to continue to be recognized by peers in such a great company is both humbling and appreciated,” added Super Lawyers Rising Star, Stephen Rawson.

Tharrington Smith, LLP is thrilled to congratulate all attorneys on their prestigious nomination. They feel privileged to have so many talented and hard-working attorneys in the office and are excited to see them recognized for their hard work and dedication to what they do. 

About Tharrington Smith LLP:

The attorneys at Tharrington Smith, LLP pride themselves on providing the highest quality professional legal services available. The motto “we don’t deal with cases, we deal with people” is the foundation of their practice, and they have been building successful relationships in the state since 1964. Therefore, they have grown into a practice that reaches across North Carolina and have earned a reputation that spreads across the nation. Focusing on the core proficiencies of family law, education law, criminal defense, criminal tax defense, and civil litigation, Tharrington Smith, LLP has helped countless individuals, companies, and governmental boards find lasting resolutions to their legal issues in North Carolina for 50 years.