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In The NEWS Attorneys In The News Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that Tripp Haston, a partner in the fi rm’s Birmingham offi ce, has been appointed as the 2018 Dean of the Corporate Counsel College. Lightfoot, Franklin & White LLC has been named the “2018 Best Midsize Law Firm to Work For” by career and recruiting website, Vault. Lightfoot tops the list this year, besting the previous two-time champion. Balch & Bingham LLP congratulates seven litigators across the fi rm’s offi ces that have been selected for inclusion in Benchmark Litigation’s 2017 “Under Conrad Anderson Adam Israel 40 Hot List”, which honors the achievements of the nation’s Tripp Haston most accomplished legal partners who are age 40 or younger. Th ose honored in the fi rm’s Birmingham offi ce were Conrad Anderson, Adam Israel, and Jason Tompkins. For the sixth consecutive year, Baker Donelson Jason Tompkins S. Eason Balch, Jr. Greg Butrus has been ranked among the top ten law fi rms in the country in the 2018 edition of Vault’s "Best Law Firms for Diversity”. Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce seven of the fi rm’s partners have been named to Benchmark Litigation’s annual “Under 40 Hotlist” for 2017. Th ose honored in the Birmingham offi ce include Jason R. Bushby, John E. Goodman, Tiff any J. deGruy, Jennifer J. McGahey and J. Th omas Richie. Th e fi rm has also earned the publication’s top distinction as “highly recommended”. Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law fi rms representing management, is pleased to announce that 11 attorneys from the fi rm’s Birmingham offi ce have been listed in Th e Best Lawyers in America 2018. Th ey are Gordon L. Blair, Brian R. Bostick, J. Carin Burford, John Richard Carrigan, Christopher W. Deering, Harry L. Hopkins, T. Scott Kelly, Peyton Lacy, Jr., James A. Patton, James C. Pennington and David L. Warren, Jr. . Balch & Bingham LLP is pleased to announce that 108 of the fi rm’s attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Th e Best Lawyers in America. Of those recognized 70 were attorneys in the fi rm’s Birmingham offi ce. Four Balch attorneys in the Birmingham offi ce were also recognized as “Lawyer of the Year.” Th ey are S. Eason Balch, Jr., Greg Butrus, Phil Nichols and Martha Th ompson. Lightfoot, Franklin & White LLC is pleased to announce that four attorneys have been named “Lawyers of the Year” for Birmingham in the 2018 edition of Th e Best Lawyers in America published by Woodward/White, Inc. Th ey are Michael L. Bell, Sara Anne Ford, John M. (Johnny) Johnson and Harlan I. Prater, IV. Mike Bell Sara Anne Ford Johnny Johnson Harlan I. Prater, IV Th e results are in and 18 Huie attorneys achieved 33 placements across 12 practice areas on Th e  Best Lawyers in America 2018 listing. “We are always excited when Huie attorneys are recognized as leaders in their practice areas. Th is honor refl ects the hard work we put into every case for every client,” said John Herndon, Huie Managing Partner. Phil Nichols Martha Th ompson 38 Birmingham Bar Association


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