Insights: News Releases Kilpatrick Townsend Attorneys Named 2017 North Carolina Super Lawyers

Adam Charnes Selected to Top 100 and
Lois Colbert Selected to Top 50 Women

NORTH CAROLINA (January 30) -- Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced today that 36 of the firm’s attorneys were selected as North Carolina Super Lawyers and North Carolina Rising Stars. In addition to this prestigious list, Adam Charnes was named a Top 100 North Carolina Super Lawyer and Lois Colbert was named a Top 50 Women North Carolina Super Lawyer.

Kilpatrick Townsend had the only Super Lawyer (Craig Cannon) and the only Rising Star (Katie King) listed for E-Discovery.

Kilpatrick Townsend led all firms with the most Super Lawyers listed in Environmental. The firm also led all firms with the most Rising Stars listed in Intellectual Property.

North Carolina Super Lawyers is a listing of the top five percent of lawyers in the state who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The multi-step process involved soliciting nominations from attorneys across the state (lawyers were not allowed to vote for themselves), followed by a thorough case-by-case review of each nominee. North Carolina Rising Stars recognizes outstanding attorneys who are 40 or under, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5% of North Carolina lawyers are named to this list.

The following names are the 2017 Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys recognized by North Carolina Super Lawyers:

Adam Charnes
Chris Haaf (Rising Star)

Business Litigation
Joseph Dowdy (Rising Star)
Dustin Greene (Rising Star)
James Kelly
Richard Keshian
Alan McInnes
Dan Taylor
Thurston Webb (Rising Star)
Jason Wenker
Elizabeth Winters (Rising Star)

Will Joyner

Craig Cannon
Katie King (Rising Star)

Employment Benefits
Lois Colbert

Employment & Labor
Randy Avram
Drew Kifner (Rising Star)

Steve Berlin
William Lane
Steve Levitas
Alan McConnell

Estate Planning & Probate
Carl Hibbert

Intellectual Property
Alton Absher (Rising Star)
William Bryner
Charles Calkins
Jennifer Giordano-Coltart (Rising Star)
Harris Henderson (Rising Star)
Michael Morlock (Rising Star)

Intellectual Property Litigation
Steve Gardner
Laura Miller (Rising Star)
Caroline Wray (Rising Star)

Real Estate
David Fricke
John Livingston (Rising Star)

Securities & Corporate Finance
Randy Eaddy
Paul Foley (Rising Star)
Andrew Sachs (Rising Star)

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