• American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Tennessee Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Nashville Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®
    • Commercial Litigation, 2007-2020
    • Litigation – Intellectual Property, 2011-2020
    • Trade Secrets Law, 2017-2020
    • Intellectual Property Law, 2005-2010
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent Rated
  • Listed in Benchmark Litigation
    • "Local Litigation Star," Tennessee, 2008-2020
    • "Case of the Year," Tennessee, 2012 (American National Property and Casualty Insurance trade secrets case)
  • Listed in Chambers USA
    • Litigation: General Commercial, 2005-2012, 2014-2019
  • Listed in Managing Intellectual Property
    • "IP Star," Tennessee, 2014
  • Listed in Mid-South Super Lawyers
    • Business Litigation, 2007-2019
    • Intellectual Property Litigation, 2006
    • "Top 100," Tennessee, 2006, 2008, 2018
  • Listed in Super Lawyers
    • Corporate Counsel Edition, Business Litigation, 2008-2011
  • Listed in Nashville Business Journal, “Best of the Bar”
    • Litigation, 2012
    • Intellectual Property Law, 2003, 2006, 2011-2012
    • Large Firm, 2015
  • Listed in VerdictSearch
    • "100 Top Jury Verdicts," $26.5 million verdict against HCA subsidiary, 2004
  • Honored as an "Attorney for Justice" by the Tennessee Supreme Court Access to Justice Commission, 2018