Bradley Arant Boult Cummings Ranks Prominently in Annual Benchmark Litigation Survey

Named a Highly Recommended Firm in Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi; Secures Rankings for 19 Attorneys as Leading Litigators

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Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce it has again ranked prominently in the annual Benchmark Litigation survey of leading in-house counsel and private practice lawyers by the Legal Media Group, a division of Institutional Investor publisher Euromoney. The firm was singled out as “highly-recommended” in Alabama, Tennessee and Mississippi – the highest designation given in the ranking. In addition, 19 of the firm’s attorneys were listed in the survey as either Litigation Stars or Future Stars, meaning they were mentioned consistently as reputable and effective litigators by clients and peers.

“This is an honor for the firm and we are pleased to have received such significant recognition in this prominent ranking,” said firm Chairman Beau Grenier. “There is no greater measure of a firm’s success than the respect of clients and peers, and we are gratified to see our commitment to excellence reflected in the survey.”

Below is a list of the Bradley Arant Boult Cummings attorneys recognized in Benchmark Litigation 2010, organized by state.

In Alabama, the following attorneys were named Litigation Stars: James Gewin, Paul Bolus, Philip Butler, Tripp Haston, David Hymer, Joseph Mays, Michael McKibben, and Hobart McWhorter. In addition, Michael Pennington and Kenneth Perry were named Future Stars.

In Tennessee, JG Cummings, Patricia Moskal, Robert Patterson, and Thor Urness were named Litigation Stars.

In Mississippi, W. Wayne Drinkwater Jr., Roy D Campbell III, and Stephen L Thomas were named Litigation Stars. In addition, Margaret Cupples was named a Future Star.

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