ATLANTA—Two Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys Dan Douglass and Walker Entwistle of the Atlanta office were recently honored in the 2017 Georgia Super Lawyers magazine. This is the tenth time Douglass has been named to the Super Lawyers list while it is Entwistle’s fourth time being named to the Rising Stars list.
Douglass is a Member (Partner) of the firm and a member of the Construction Service Group. He has significant experience handling complex construction disputes involving multiple parties and expert consultants. He has represented contractors, subcontractors, owners, design professionals and sureties on public and private construction projects throughout the United States. He is past president of the Initiative for Affordable Housing Inc. board and is a member of the Garden Hills Civic Association.
Entwistle is a Member (Partner) of the firm and a member of the Real Estate, Banking & Finance and the Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Service Groups. While a majority of his practice focus is in the representation of institutional lenders, asset-based lenders and investment funds in negotiating, documenting, and closing complex commercial loans of all types, he also has substantial experience representing creditors in complex loan workouts, restructures, and remedy enforcement.
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 process, including 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. 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.