September 10, 2007 — Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC is pleased to announce thirty-nine members of the firm have been selected for recognition in the annual / 2008 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. The attorneys and their respective areas of practice are as follows:
Douglas C. Ballantine / Commercial Litigation John T. Ballantine** / Alternative Dispute Resolution, Medical Malpractice Law, Personal Injury Litigation, Professional Malpractice Law Gary W. Barr** / Real Estate Law P. Douglas Barr / Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law C. Joseph Beavin / Employee Benefits Law Perry M. Bentley / Personal Injury Litigation, Product Liability Litigation John W. Bilby / Commercial Litigation William T. Bishop III / Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law Scott W. Brinkman* / Banking Law, Corporate Law Anita M. Britton / Family Law William W. Davis / Public Finance Law
Timothy J. Eifler / Tax Law James S. Goldberg / Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law Richard G. Griffith / Labor and Employment Law Stephen C. Hall / Biotechnology Law James E. Hargrove / Trusts and Estates Spencer E. Harper, Jr. / Public Finance Law C. Kent Hatfield** / Administrative Law, Communications Law, Energy Law Samuel D. Hinkle IV / Commercial Litigation Lindsey W. Ingram, Jr. / Energy Law W. Gregory King / Commercial Litigation, Medical Malpractice Law, Personal Injury Litigation. Product Liability Litigation, Professional Malpractice Law
William M. Lear, Jr.** / Land Use & Zoning Law, Real Estate Law R. David Lester* / Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law James B. Martin, Jr. / Tax Law Sharon A. Mattingly / Employee Benefits Law Kendrick R. Riggs* / Administrative Law, Communications Law, Energy Law Douglas P. Romaine / Tax Law Dan M. Rose / Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law Thomas E. Rutledge / Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Walter L. Sales* / Labor and Employment Law Charles E. Shivel, Jr.* / Appellate Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Mining Law J. David Smith, Jr. / Banking Law, Corporate Law David H. Thomason / Natural Resources Law Donald P. Wagner / Labor and Employment Law Robert M. Watt III / Oil & Gas Law Ernest W. Williams* / Corporate Law Thomas W. Williams / Labor and Employment Law Frank L. Wilford / Real Estate Law Rena G. Wiseman* / Land Use & Zoning Law, Real Estate Law
*These lawyers have been listed for 10 or more years **These lawyers have been listed for 15 or more years
The Best Lawyers in America is peer rated via meticulous surveys and thorough follow-up interviews with several thousand attorneys in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. More than 1,000 top national and international corporations consult this publication in their process of selecting outside counsel for potential representation in diverse legal matters.
Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC is one of Kentucky’s oldest and largest law firms and has offices in Lexington, Louisville, Frankfort and Henderson. The firm’s offices have 150 attorneys engaged in a wide variety of legal services on behalf of a diverse mix of local, national, and international clients.