Ten Stites & Harbison attorneys named to “Mid-South” list
NASHVILLE—Robert C. Goodrich, Jr., of Stites & Harbison, PLLC, was recently named among the Top 50 Attorneys in Nashville and Top 100 Attorneys in Tennessee by Mid-South Super Lawyers for 2013. Goodrich has received the Top 50 honor twice and the Top 100 honor six times. Nine other attorneys from Stites & Harbison were named on the Mid-South Super Lawyers list and 12 were named on the Rising Stars list.
The Stites & Harbison attorneys listed in Mid-South Super Lawyers include:
- Julian L. Bibb
- Kenneth M. Bryant
- Robert C. Goodrich, Jr. (Top 50 Nashville & Top 100 Tennessee)
- Garry K. Grooms
- Michael Hinchion
- Alexandra MacKay
- William L. Penny
- Gregory D. Smith
- Ronald G. Steen, Jr.
- Warren H. Wild, Jr.
Super Lawyers identifies “Rising Stars” as those attorneys, 40 years old or younger, or those having made exceptional contributions in a particular practice area for 10 years or less. The 12 Stites & Harbison attorneys named to the Rising Stars list by Mid-South Super Lawyers include:
- Erika R. Barnes
- Miranda R. Christy
- Cong (Connie) Ding (first time)
- Allison A. Economy (first time)
- William C. Ferrell, Jr.
- Jennifer L. Kovalcik
- Matthew Kroplin (first time)
- Madison L. Martin
- Rebecca K. McKelvey
- Brian C. Neal
- Melissa Hunter Smith (first time)
- Gregory T. Young
Super Lawyers is a Thomson Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. Only 5% of the lawyers in each state or region are named to the Super Lawyers list and no more than 2.5% are named to the Rising Stars list. Rising Stars are selected based on the same criteria as Super Lawyers with the exception of peer evaluation by practice area. Firm-wide, Stites & Harbison has a total of 63 attorneys listed in Super Lawyers and 15 listed in Rising Stars.