Forty-one Whiteford Attorneys Named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in Maryland and Kentucky for 2017

Date: December 14, 2016

Baltimore, MD - Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is pleased to announce that 41 of its attorneys are listed among the 2017 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in Maryland and Kentucky joining the sixteen who were listed earlier this year in Delaware, D.C., Pennsylvania and Virginia.  The complete list of those named and their areas of practice follows:

In Maryland:

  • Adam D. Baker - Real Estate - Rising Stars
  • Thomas C. Barbuti - Real Estate, Environmental, Alternative Dispute Resolution - Super Lawyers
  • Erek L. Barron - General Litigation, Appellate, Criminal Defense: White Collar – Super Lawyers
  • Todd M. Brooks – Bankruptcy: Business, Business Litigation, Appellate - Rising Stars
  • Edward M. Buxbaum - Business Litigation, Insurance Coverage - Super Lawyers
  • Robert F. Carney - Construction Litigation: Business, Construction, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Community Associations - Super Lawyers
  • Aaron L. Casagrande – Bankruptcy: Business, Professional Liability: Plaintiff, Business Litigation, Professional Malpractice - Rising Stars
  • Mary Claire Chesshire – Employee Benefits, Nonprofit Organizations - Super Lawyers
  • Robert B. Curran - Business/Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Closely Held Business - Super Lawyers
  • Gardner M. Duvall - Business Litigation, Civil Litigation: Defense, Insurance Coverage - Super Lawyers
  • Edwin G. Fee, Jr. - Estate Planning, Probate & Estate Administrations, Trusts, Wills- Super Lawyers
  • Howard R. Feldman - Business Litigation, Business/Corporate, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, E-Discovery - Super Lawyers
  • Martin T. Fletcher - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights, Business Litigation, Business/Corporate - Super Lawyers
  • Peter D. Guattery - Employment & Labor, Immigration, International - Super Lawyers
  • Kevin G. Hroblak – Business Litigation, Professional Liability: Plaintiff, Bankruptcy: Business - Super Lawyers
  • Harry S. Johnson - Personal Injury Products: Defense, Class Action/Mass Torts, Civil Litigation: Defense - Super Lawyers
  • Frank S. Jones Jr. - Securities & Corporate Finance, Business/Corporate, Intellectual Property - Super Lawyers
  • George S. Lawler - Business/Corporate, Securities & Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions - Super Lawyers
  • Jennifer Ryan Lazenby - Business Litigation, Real Estate: Business, Employment & Labor - Super Lawyers
  • Alan C. Lazerow – Bankruptcy: Business, Business Litigation - Rising Stars
  • Jerald B. Lurie - Business/Corporate, Real Estate: Business, Health Care - Super Lawyers
  • Richard J. Magid - Business Litigation, Securities Litigation - Super Lawyers
  • Roseanne M. Matricciani - Health Care, Business/Corporate - Super Lawyers
  • Kevin C. McCormick - Employment & Labor - Super Lawyers
  • Albert J. Mezzanotte, Jr. - Business Litigation, Insurance Coverage, Schools & Education - Super Lawyers
  • Joseph J. Mezzanotte - Real Estate, Land Use/Zoning, Business/Corporate - Super Lawyers
  • Roberto M. Montesinos – Business/Corporate, Real Estate: Business - Rising Stars
  • Paul M. Nussbaum – Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights, Business Litigation - Super Lawyers
  • Gary S. Posner - Business Litigation, Bankruptcy: Business - Super Lawyers
  • Herman B. Rosenthal – Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Health Care, Government Finance, Non – Profit, Tax: Business - Super Lawyers
  • William F. Ryan, Jr. - Business Litigation, Professional Liability: Plaintiff, Intellectual Property Litigation - Super Lawyers
  • Peter W. Sheehan, Jr. - Personal Injury - Products, Business Litigation - Rising Stars
  • David M. Stevens - Employment & Labor, Employment Litigation: Defense - Rising Stars
  • Gregory M. Stone – Intellectual Property – Super Lawyers
  • Brent C. Strickland – Bankruptcy: Business, Business Litigation - Super Lawyers
  • Steven E. Tiller - Intellectual Property Litigation, Intellectual Property, Business Litigation - Super Lawyers
  • Warren N. Weaver - Business Litigation, Personal Injury Products: Defense- Super Lawyers
  • M. Trent Zivkovich – Environmental, Business/Corporate, Real Estate: Business – Rising Stars
  • Thurman W. Zollicoffer, Jr. - Business Litigation, Health Care, Criminal Defense: White Collar - Super Lawyers

In Kentucky:

  • J. Wesley Harned – Business Litigation, Bankruptcy: Business, General Litigation - Rising Stars
  • David Noble - Health Care, Insurance Coverage, Personal Injury – Products: Defense- Rising Stars

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