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Benchmark Litigation 2017 Recognizes Parker Poe as a "Highly Recommended" Firm

  • November 07, 2016

Charlotte, NC – Parker Poe’s North Carolina litigation practice was listed as “highly recommended” in the most recent annual edition of Benchmark Litigation, its highest rating. The 2017 guide is a publication of Euromoney/Legal Media Group focused exclusively on leading U.S. litigation firms and lawyers. Editors and researchers conduct extensive face-to-face interviews, evaluate outstanding case results, and solicit feedback from clients and peers over a year-long period in order to provide the most accurate and comprehensive coverage of the U.S. litigation market. The publication highlights regional and local experience, which it considers a crucial factor in high-stakes litigation.

Benchmark Litigation also named 7 Parker Poe attorneys as “Local Litigation Stars,” individuals recommended consistently as reputable and effective litigators by clients and peers, or “Future Stars,” those litigators expected to rise to the top in future editions.

Local Litigation Stars

  • Michael G. Adams, General Commercial, Charlotte, NC
  • Catharine B. Arrowood, General Commercial, Raleigh, NC
  • Robert C. Byrd, Bankruptcy, General Commercial, Charleston, SC
  • Eric H. Cottrell, General Commercial, Charlotte, NC
  • Melanie B. Dubis, Energy and Natural Resources, Product Liability, Raleigh, NC
  • Chip Holmes, General Commercial, Insurance, Charlotte, NC

Future Star:

  • Charles E. Raynal, IV, Raleigh, NC

In addition, Catharine Arrowood has been recognized by Benchmark Litigation's “Top 250 Women in Litigation” in the United States for 2016. This is Catharine's sixth consecutive year being recognized. 

To read the full editorial on our firm, please click here.

About Parker Poe

Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP has approximately 200 lawyers in seven offices located in major markets across North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. The firm provides legal counsel to large commercial and public organizations on litigation, corporate and regulatory matters.

Parker Poe is a member of TerraLex, one of the world’s leading international legal networks. With more than 155 top independent law firms and more than 19,000 attorneys in 100 countries, TerraLex members provide the legal resources and expertise needed to conduct seamless business worldwide.