ATLANTA—Three Stites & Harbison, PLLC, attorneys in the Atlanta office were recently honored in the 2014 Georgia Super Lawyers magazine. Dan Douglass was named to the Super Lawyers list while Elizabeth Hall and Walker Entwistle were named to the Rising Stars list.
Dan 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.
Elizabeth Hall is a Member (Partner) of the firm and a member of the Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Service Group. Her practice focuses primarily on representing institutional lenders and businesses in litigation related to bankruptcy, contracts, foreclosures and workouts.
Walker Entwistle is an attorney with the firm and also a member of the Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Service Group. While a majority of his practice focus is in the representation of institutional lenders in all areas of creditors’ rights, including bankruptcy, litigation and workouts, Entwistle also has experience representing clients in real estate matters, real estate finance, corporate finance and general corporate matters.
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. Rising Stars are selected based on the same criteria as Super Lawyers with the exception of peer evaluation by practice area. Additionally, one must be 40 years old or younger, or have made exceptional contributions in a particular practice area for 10 years or less. Stites & Harbison has 66 attorneys listed in Super Lawyers and 36 listed in Rising Stars.