38 McGlinchey Stafford Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015

Six Lawyers Named Lawyer of the Year

NEW ORLEANS--()--McGlinchey Stafford announced today that 38 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® and six of these attorneys were selected for the publication’s “Lawyer of the Year” list.

The six attorneys who were singled out as 2015 “Lawyer of the Year” were: Katherine Conklin, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; R. Andrew “Drew” Patty II, Trademark Law; Anthony Rollo, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants; Michael H. Rubin, Bet-the-Company Litigation; Kenneth A. Weiss, Elder Law; and Constance Charles Willems, Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy). The complete list of The Best Lawyers in America from McGlinchey Stafford is below.

The Best Lawyers in America 2015 from McGlinchey Stafford:

Albany, NY

  • Marc J. Lifset 
    Financial Services Regulation Law, Litigation - Banking and Finance

Baton Rouge, LA

  • Rudy J. Aguilar, Jr. 
    Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Brad J. Axelrod 
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Corporate Law
  • Samuel A. Bacot 
    Litigation - Real Estate, Real Estate Law
  • Richard A. Curry 
    Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Environmental
  • Michael D. Ferachi 
    Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • R. Marshall Grodner 
    Equipment Finance Law
  • Deborah Duplechin Harkins 
    Gaming Law, Government Relations Practice
  • Mary Terrell Joseph 
    Banking and Finance Law
  • Christine Lipsey 
    Commercial Litigation
  • Jay M. O'Brien 
    Appellate Practice
  • R. Andrew Patty II *
    Copyright Law, Patent Law, Lawyer of the Year—Trademark Law
  • Anthony Rollo *
    Litigation - Banking and Finance, Lawyer of the Year—Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Michael H. Rubin *
    Appellate Practice, Lawyer of the Year—Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • John F. Sieberth 
    Patent Law, Trademark Law
  • Stephen P. Strohschein 
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Dan E. West 
    Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Environmental

Cleveland, OH

  • Mark S. Edelman 
    Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Barbara Friedman Yaksic 
    Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance, Litigation - Bankruptcy

Dallas, TX

  • Terry G. Freeman
    Banking and Finance Law
  • Steven T. Holmes 
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Eldon L. Youngblood 
    Real Estate Law

Jackson, MS

  • H. Hunter Twiford III 
    Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance, Litigation – Municipal, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

New Orleans, LA

  • Richard A. Aguilar 
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance, Litigation – Bankruptcy, Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions, Litigation - Real Estate, Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Stephen P. Beiser 
    Employment Law – Management, Labor Law - Management
  • Mark N. Bodin 
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Jaye A. Calhoun 
    Litigation and Controversy – Tax, Tax Law
  • Rudy J. Cerone 
    Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Katherine Conklin *
    Lawyer of the Year—Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Larry Feldman, Jr. 
    Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation
  • Bennet S. Koren 
    Banking and Finance Law, Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Kathleen A. Manning 
    Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • B. Franklin Martin III 
    Commercial Litigation
  • Colvin "Woody" Norwood, Jr. 
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants , Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Erin Fury Parkinson 
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Kenneth A. Weiss *
    Lawyer of the Year—Elder Law, Litigation - Trusts and Estates, Non-Profit / Charities Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
  • Constance Charles Willems *
    Communications Law, Lawyer of the Year—Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
  • Gerard E. Wimberly, Jr. 
    Commercial Litigation 

    * = 2015 Lawyer of the Year

About Best Lawyers in America

Best Lawyers in America compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current edition of The Best Lawyers in America is based on more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

About McGlinchey Stafford

McGlinchey Stafford is a full-service law firm providing innovative legal counsel to business clients nationwide. Guiding clients wherever business and law intersect, McGlinchey Stafford’s 185 attorneys are based in eleven offices in California, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, Ohio and Texas. For more information, visit www.mcglinchey.com.

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Kristen Harwell, 769-524-2305
kharwell@mcglinchey.com

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Contacts

McGlinchey Stafford
Kristen Harwell, 769-524-2305
kharwell@mcglinchey.com