116 Butler Snow Attorneys Named in Best Lawyers, 10 Attorneys Named “Lawyer of the Year”

Butler Snow is pleased to announce that 116 of the firm’s attorneys have been named in Best Lawyers® 2015, and 10 have been named Best Lawyers® 2015 “Lawyer of the Year.”

“We are very proud of our attorneys’ recognition by their peers in this prestigious and respected survey, and they are all very deserving,” said Donald Clark, Jr., Chairman, Butler Snow. “We consider this recognition a tremendous honor, and congratulate all of our honorees. The firm recognizes and appreciates their commitment to serving our clients.”

The 10 “Lawyer of the Year” attorneys are:

Kathryn Reed Edge – Best Lawyers® 2015 Nashville, Tenn., Financial Services Regulation
Dan H. Elrod – Best Lawyers® 2015 Nashville, Tenn., Administrative/Regulatory Law
Robert C. Galloway – Best Lawyers® 2015 Gulfport, Miss., Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
John M. Harral – Best Lawyers® 2015 Gulfport, Miss., Banking and Finance Law
Charles C. Harrell – Best Lawyers® 2015 Memphis, Tenn., Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
J. Clifford Harrison – Best Lawyers® 2015 Jackson, Miss., Financial Services Regulation
John J. Healy III – Best Lawyers® 2015 Jackson, Miss., Copyright
David P. Jaqua – Best Lawyers® 2015 Memphis, Tenn., Litigation – Labor and Employment
J. Paul Varner – Best Lawyers® 2015 Jackson, Miss., Tax
Dee P. Wisor – Best Lawyers® 2015 Denver, CO., Public Finance

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.  A listing in the publication is regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor.

Best Lawyers® only recognizes a single lawyer in each community in each practice area as “Lawyer of the Year.”  Best Lawyers® 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, 21st edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2015) is based on more than 4.3 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. The lawyers being honored as “Lawyer of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in the surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.