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Twenty-One Parker Poe Attorneys Among "Legal Elite" for 2009

  • January 01, 2009


The law firm of Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP announced today that 21 attorneys have been named to Business North Carolina magazine’s “Legal Elite” for 2009.
Parker Poe attorneys named to the 2009 “Legal Elite” include:

  • Catharine Biggs Arrowood, Raleigh office – Antitrust
  • Brian R. Brown, Raleigh office – Tax, Estate Planning
  • Jonathan M. Crotty, Charlotte office – Employment
  • Jami Jackson Farris, Charlotte office – Young Guns
  • Richard S. Glaser, Jr., Charlotte office – Criminal
  • James N. Greene III, Charlotte office – Tax, Estate Planning
  • John F. Graybeal, Raleigh office – Antitrust
  • Thomas N. Griffin III, Charlotte office – Environmental
  • John R. Hairr III, Charlotte office – Business Law
  • Russell B. Killen, Raleigh office – Construction
  • Brent M. Milgrom, Jr., Charlotte office – Real Estate
  • William G. Pappas, Raleigh office – Business Law
  • J. William Porter, Charlotte office – Bankruptcy
  • Charles E. Raynal IV, Raleigh office – Young Guns
  • William L. Rikard, Jr., Charlotte office – Litigation
  • Frank E. Silber, Raleigh office – Intellectual Property
  • Robert W. Spearman, Raleigh office – Antitrust
  • Steven D. Weber, Charlotte office – Environmental
  • Keith M. Weddington, Charlotte office – Employment
  • Edward W. (Ward) Wellman Jr., Charlotte office – Corporate
  • A. Grant Whitney, Jr., Charlotte office – Real Estate

The annual “Legal Elite” list is culled from ballots sent to the state’s more than 19,000 attorneys. Slightly more than 3% of the state’s lawyers were named to the list this year.

About Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP has nearly 250 lawyers in offices across the Carolinas. The Firm represents domestic and international clients in litigation and dispute, commercial, transactional and regulatory matters, including employment, environmental and government affairs.