McGuireWoods Attorneys Recognized in Best Lawyers in America

October 4, 2011

McGuireWoods LLP announced today that 184 of its attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for 2012.

Published by Woodward/White Inc., Best Lawyers is regarded as a leading referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. Lawyers are selected for inclusion through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 41,000 leading attorneys cast almost 3.9 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas.

McGuireWoods 2012 Best Lawyers:

Antitrust Law

Appellate Practice

  • William G. Broaddus (2005), Richmond


  • John S. Barr (2005), Richmond

Banking and Finance Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Bet-the-Company Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Construction Law

Corporate Compliance Law

Corporate Governance Law

Corporate Law

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Economic Development Law

Education Law

Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

  • William G. Broaddus (2005), Richmond

Employee Benefits (ERISA), Law

Employment Law - Individuals

Employment Law - Management

Energy Law

Environmental Law

Equipment Finance Law

Gaming Law

Government Relations Practice

Health Care Law

Immigration Law

Information Technology Law

Insurance Law

International Trade and Finance Law

Labor Law - Management

Labor Law - Union

Land Use & Zoning Law

Litigation & Controversy - Tax

Litigation - Antitrust

Litigation - Banking & Finance

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Litigation - Construction

  • William G. Broaddus (2005), Richmond
  • Steven C. McCallum (2011), Richmond

Litigation - Environmental

Litigation - ERISA

  • James P. McElligott Jr. (1995), Richmond

Litigation - First Amendment

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Litigation - Labor & Employment

Litigation - Land Use & Zoning

  • William G. Broaddus (2005), Richmond
  • John V. Cogbill III (1993), Richmond

Litigation - Mergers & Acquisitions

Litigation - Municipal

  • William G. Broaddus (2005), Richmond

Litigation - Patent

Litigation - Real Estate

Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Litigation - Securities

Litigation - Trusts & Estates

Mass Tort Litigation

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants


  • John S. Barr (2005), Richmond

Medical Malpractice Law

  • Joseph P. McMenamin (2011), Richmond

Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Municipal Law

Non-Profit/Charities Law

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Product Liability Litigation

Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants

Public Finance Law

Real Estate Law

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Securities Regulation

Securitization and Structured Finance Law

Tax Law

Technology Law

Trademark Law

Transportation Law

Trusts and Estates

Venture Capital Law

Water Law

(Year) First year the lawyer was listed.
* Lawyers listed for the first time in Best Lawyers.

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