Manning Fulton & Skinner, P.A. is pleased to announce that 15 lawyers have been named to the 2014 Edition of Best Lawyers®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Manning Fulton’s Barry D. Mann was also named the Best Lawyers® 2014 Raleigh Real Estate Law "Lawyer of the Year". Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community is honored as a “Lawyer of the Year".
Best Lawyers® has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 65 countries.
“Best Lawyers is the most effective tool in identifying critical legal expertise,” said President and Co-Founder Steven Naifeh. “Inclusion on this list shows that an attorney is respected by his or her peers for professional success.”
Lawyers on the Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.
Manning Fulton & Skinner would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to the 2014 Best Lawyers® in America list:
David D. Dahl (Corporate Law)
William B. Gwyn, Jr. (Corporate Law)
David A. Harlow (Litigation - Intellectual Property)
Deborah L. Hildebran-Bachofen (Trusts and Estates)
Kristen G. Lingo (Employment Law Management)
Barry D. Mann, 2014 Raleigh Real Estate Law "Lawyer of the Year" (Real Estate Law)
John B. McMillan (Commercial Litigation, Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law, Government Relations Practice)
Michael T. Medford (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Labor & Employment)
Samuel T. 'Ted' Oliver, Jr. (Real Estate Law, Corporate Law)
Kevin A. Prakke (Corporate Law)
Robert S. Shields, Jr. (Medical Malpractice Law Defendants)
William C. Smith, Jr. (Litigation Construction)
Ritchie W. Taylor (Franchise Law)
W. Gerald Thornton (Corporate Law, Tax Law)
Judson A. Welborn (Commercial Litigation, Litigation Construction, Litigation - Land Use & Zoning, Litigation - Real Estate)
About Manning Fulton & Skinner, P.A.
Manning Fulton’s skilled and experienced lawyers counsel and represent clients in a variety of litigation and transactional matters. By remaining a midsize firm offering a broad range of expertise, Manning Fulton is able to keep overhead costs low while maintaining the depth of a full service firm. Most attorneys share a long history at the firm and have cultivated client relationships that extend back years, and in some cases, decades. Clients benefit from expert legal advice and services comparable to that of larger firms while enjoying lower fees, easy access to lawyers, solid relationships and personable service. Manning Fulton is an excellent choice for clients seeking efficient and effective legal services.