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February 25, 2011

Georgia Super Lawyers honors three Stites & Harbison attorneys

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC

ATLANTA—Three Stites & Harbison attorneys in the Atlanta office were recently honored in the 2011 Georgia Super Lawyers magazine.

The attorneys named to the Super Lawyers list include: R. Daniel Douglass for the practice area of Construction/Surety and T. Matthew Mashburn for the practice area of Real Estate. Ron C. Bingham, II, was named to the Rising Stars list for the practice area of Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights. All attorneys are members of Stites & Harbison and are admitted to practice in Georgia.

R. Daniel Douglass is 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 president of the Initiative for Affordable Housing, Inc., board and is a member of the Garden Hills Civic Association.

T. Matthew Mashburn is a member of the Real Estate & Banking Service Group. His practice is focused on commercial real estate lending, commercial real estate, creditors’ rights, foreclosure and landlord and tenant law. He serves on the board of directors of the Alumni Association of the University of Georgia.

Ron C. Bingham, II, is a member of Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Service Group. He routinely advises national and regional commercial lenders and corporate clients regarding pre-bankruptcy, bankruptcy and litigation matters in federal and state courts throughout the country. He serves on the Board of the bankruptcy section of the Atlanta Bar Association and is a member of the Economic Development Committee for Partnership Gwinnett.

Super Lawyers ( is a guide compiled by Law & Politics Magazine that honors exceptional attorneys, representing a wide range of practice areas, firm sizes and geographic locations. Candidates are nominated by peers in their state or region and evaluated by an expert panel system. 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. Rising Stars must be 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less to be considered. Stites & Harbison has a total of 50 attorneys listed in Super Lawyers and seven listed in Rising Stars.