Sixteen Whiteford, Taylor & Preston Attorneys Recognized in the Best Lawyers in America 2006 by Woodward/White

Date: August 25, 2005
August 2005 - Baltimore, Md. - Whiteford, Taylor & Preston L.L.P., is pleased to announce that G. Scott Barhight* (Real Estate), Ward B. Coe III (Business Litigation), Robert B. Curran (Corporate Law), Harry S. Johnson* (Business Litigation), M. Natalie McSherry* (Business Litigation), Albert J. Mezzanotte, Jr. (Business Litigation), S. Keith Moulsdale* (Technology and Intellectual Property), Paul M. Nussbaum (Bankruptcy), Jeanne M. Phelan (Labor and Employment Law), Joseph K. Pokempner (Labor and Employment Law), Herman Rosenthal (Tax), William F. Ryan, Jr. (Business Litigation), Steven E. Tiller * (Technology and Intellectual Property Law), William B. Whiteford (Medical Malpractice Litigation), Larry M. Wolf (Labor and Employment Law), and Robert M. Wright* (Construction, Surety and Fidelity Law) have been recognized in the 2006 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, published by Woodward/White. (* = first time recipient.) In the last edition (2005), the firm had eleven attorneys recognized. In addition, Joseph K. Pokempner has been named to The Best Lawyers in America in all editions (21 years). Ward B. Coe III, Paul M. Nussbaum, Jeanne M. Phelan, William B. Whiteford and Larry M. Wolf have been named in at least five editions (10 years). In order to be named The Best Lawyers in America, nominees can only be nominated by past honorees. This year over 15,000 leading attorneys throughout the country cast more than half a million votes. Only about 17,000 attorneys nationwide were selected with this honor (less than 3% of all attorneys in the country).