Kegler Brown Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America

The 2016 edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers has awarded 32 Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter attorneys with a ranking in the publication, which continues to honor the firm each year. The publication has also selected several attorneys as "Lawyers of the Year" in Columbus for a range of practice areas.

“Lawyer of the Year” is a selection process based on outstanding voting averages received from an extensive peer-review assessment the U.S. News - Best Lawyers team conducts with thousands of leading lawyers each year. For 2016, the following Kegler Brown attorneys have been selected:

The following attorneys have been selected to appear in The Best Lawyers in America for 2016:

Richard Brahm (2007)

  • Land Use + Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Land Use & Zoning

Ralph Breitfeller (2011)

  • Antitrust Law

John P. Brody (2010)

  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Robert G. Cohen (2008)

  • Litigation - Antitrust

Kenneth R. Cookson (2009)

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation - Banking + Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Catherine A. Cunningham (2010)

  • Land Use + Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Land Use + Zoning

Scott M. Doran (2013)

  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law

Lawrence F. Feheley (2003)

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management

Loriann E. Fuhrer (2013)

  • Commercial Litigation

Donald W. Gregory (2005)

  • Construction Law
  • Litigation - Construction

Allen L. Handlan (2011)

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law

Thomas W. Hill (1993)

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation

Charles J. Kegler (1995)

  • Tax Law
  • Trusts and Estates

Todd M. Kegler (2010)

  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers + Acquisitions Law

Mike Madigan (2014)

  • Construction Law

David M. McCarty (2010)

  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Larry J. McClatchey (2012)

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Reorganization Law
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy

Randall W. Mikes (2016)

  • Workers’ Compensation Law - Claimants

Stephen Michael Miller (2006)

  • Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Paul D. Ritter, Jr. (1995)

  • Corporate Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Tax Law

Robert Schuler (2016)

  • Litigation – Intellectual Property

Thomas J. Sigmund (1995)

  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Trusts and Estates

S. Martijn Steger (2008)

  • Corporate Law

Geoffrey Stern (2005)

  • Appellate Practice
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Legal Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants

Roger P. Sugarman (2007)

  • Appellate Practice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Energy Law
  • Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
  • Litigation - Securities

Timothy T. Tullis (2010)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Labor + Employment

Christopher J. Weber (2007)

  • Corporate Compliance Law
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants

Melvin D. Weinstein (2006)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor + Employment

Nick Wilkes (2014)

  • Real Estate Law

Michael E. Zatezalo (2007)

  • Gaming Law
  • Real Estate Law

*(Year) beside the name indicates the first year the lawyer was listed.

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