Tripp Haston and Mabry Rogers Named 2019 Who's Who Legal: Thought Leaders

Awards & Recognition, Press Release

Bradley is pleased to announce that Tripp Haston and E. Mabry Rogers, partners in the firm’s Birmingham office, have been recognized in the 2019 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders. Mr. Haston is listed in the Global Elite publication for both Life Sciences and Product Liability Defence, and Mr. Rogers is listed in the Construction publication.

Mr. Haston is among only 16 attorneys in the United States and 51 worldwide recognized in the Life Sciences category and is one of only 10 U.S. and 20 international lawyers listed in the Product Liability Defence category. The Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders publications spotlight attorneys “worthy of special mention owing not only to their vast expertise and experience advising on some of the world’s most significant and cutting-edge legal matters, but also their ability to innovate, inspire, and go above and beyond to deliver for their clients,” according to Who’s Who Legal.

“We congratulate Tripp and Mabry for the worldwide accolades and recognition they have earned from Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders as among the top attorneys in their respective practice areas,” said Bradley Birmingham Office Managing Partner Dawn Helms Sharff. “We are very proud of their ongoing leadership and contributions to the successes and reputation of Bradley’s acclaimed Life Sciences and Construction practices.”

Co-chair of Bradley's Life Sciences Industry Team, Mr. Haston represents a broad spectrum of clients on regional, national and international engagements. He regularly represents medical device and pharmaceutical clients in products liability litigation. In addition, he has served numerous clients as national trial and coordinating counsel and as a national team member in individual actions as well as mass tort and multi-district litigation. His experience has involved matters throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and South America.

Mr. Haston is a member and past president of the International Association of Defense Counsel, an invitation-only legal organization of leading defense attorneys from more than 50 countries. In addition, he has served as a board member of DRI, the nation’s largest organization of defense counsel, and Lawyers for Civil Justice, an organization comprised of leading corporate counsel and defense bar practitioners dedicated to promoting fairness in the U.S. civil justice system. In addition to Who’s Who Legal, Mr. Haston has been recognized in numerous leading attorney directories, including The Best Lawyers in America®Chambers USA, and Benchmark Litigation

Mr. Rogers is a founding member of Bradley’s Construction and Government Contracts Practice Group, which earned the firm recognition as the nation’s “Law Firm of the Year” for Construction Law in U.S. News & World Report Best Law Firms for 2018. He focuses his practice in complex construction or procurement matters and has been involved in complex litigation matters in the United States and internationally. Mr. Rogers has assisted in negotiations of large construction projects at the front-end, representing owners, lenders, designers and contractors.

Mr. Rogers currently serves as president of the Construction Lawyers Society of America, which is an invitation-only construction lawyer honorary society with membership limited to 1,200 practicing Fellows from the United States and internationally. Since 1991, he also has been a member of the American College of Construction Lawyers, which is comprised of lawyers from the U.S., Canada, Britain, Australia, and France who are dedicated to excellence in the specialized practice of construction law, and he served on the ACCL Board of Directors from 1997-2008. Mr. Rogers has been named a BTI Client Service All-Star for providing superior client service (in the practice area of Construction Litigation and Disputes) four out of the last five years. He also is listed in leading lawyer referral guides, including being ranked in Tier 1 in Chambers USA for Litigation: Construction, listed in Super Lawyers consecutively since 2009, and listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, where he was named Birmingham’s “Lawyer of the Year” for Construction Law (2011), Litigation – Construction (2015) and Arbitration (2016).

The Who’s Who Legal directories list more than 24,000 private practice lawyers from more than 150 national jurisdictions, covering 34 areas of corporate and commercial law. Only those listed lawyers who obtained the highest number of nominations from peers, corporate counsel and other market sources in the most recent research cycle were considered for inclusion in the Thought Leaders guides.