ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Best Lawyers®, the oldest peer-review publication serving the legal profession, recently named three Rogers & Hardin partners as ”2014 Atlanta Lawyer of the Year”:
- Hunter R. Hughes is recognized as the 2014 Atlanta Lawyer of the Year in the Mediation specialty. The Best Lawyers in America includes Mr. Hughes in six additional specialties as selected by his peers: Arbitration, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Corporate Law, Employment Law – Management, Litigation – Labor & Employment, and Securities/Capital Markets Law.
- Robert B. Remar is recognized as the 2014 Atlanta Lawyer of the Year in the First Amendment specialty. Mr. Remar is also listed in five additional specialties: Administrative/Regulatory Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Labor & Employment, and Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy).
- Richard H. Sinkfield is recognized as the 2014 Atlanta Lawyer of the Year in the Litigation – Mergers & Acquisition specialty. Mr. Sinkfield is also listed in six additional specialties: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Banking & Finance Litigation, ERISA Litigation, Securities Litigation, and Mediation.
In addition, fifteen Rogers & Hardin partners across 24 specialties were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014 edition. A total of 27 attorneys were nominated across 36 specialties. The Firm’s partners have been included in The Best Lawyers in America® editions since 1983.
About the Best Lawyers® 2014 Lawyer of the Year Award
Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” Awards are presented annually to a single outstanding lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area. Lawyers are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during exhaustive peer-review processes. This recognition reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among their peers both within their specialty and within their community.
About Best Lawyers in America®
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC) has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. The methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the geographic area and legal practice area.
About Rogers & Hardin
Rogers & Hardin is the right-sized Atlanta law firm with the national reputation for excellence. With over half of its partners ranked by Chambers USA as Leading Lawyers across six practice areas, it is the only Georgia firm providing clients direct access to such a wide range of expertise outside of a big-law footprint. Rogers & Hardin emphasizes low-leverage, partner-centric staffing and the significant involvement of one or more senior lawyers for each representation. The Firm’s practices include both Corporate and Litigation expertise. To find out how this approach can impact overall work product in a cost-efficient manner, please visit our website at www.rh-law.com.