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Best Lawyers in America® 2015 Names 49 Tonkon Torp Attorneys to Prestigious List

August 20, 2014
Forty-nine Tonkon Torp lawyers representing 40 practice areas have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015. All of them have been named to the list at least once before, and many of them have been recognized for a number of years. 
 
“We are delighted that Tonkon Torp lawyers have been acknowledged for their accomplishments in so many practice categories,” said Michael Morgan, managing partner. “This recognition by our professional peers further supports our firm’s approach of meeting the often complex legal needs of our business and corporate clients  by assembling lean, cross-disciplinary teams of seasoned lawyers. We have many from which to choose.”
 
Albert N. Kennedy, William F. Martson, Jr. and Daniel H. Skerritt were again named in the select category of “Bet the Company Litigation.” Scott G. Seidman, who is regularly named in the Commercial Litigation category, was also newly recognized in the "Litigation: Labor & Employment" category. 
 
The full list of Tonkon Torp Best Lawyers 2015 follows:
 
Administrative/Regulatory Law
Michael M. Morgan
 
Arbitration
Daniel H. Skerritt
 
Banking & Finance Law
Bruce G. Berning
Kenneth D. Stephens
 
Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law
Timothy J. Conway
Albert N. Kennedy
Leon Simson
 
Bet-the-Company Litigation
Albert N. Kennedy
William F. Martson, Jr. 
Daniel H. Skerritt
 
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships
Justin B. Denton 
Mark F. LeRoux
 
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Jeffrey S. Cronn  
 
Commercial Litigation
David S. Aman
Paul W. Conable
Caroline Harris Crowne
William F. Martson, Jr.
Steven Olson
Edwin C. Perry
Scott G. Seidman
Daniel H. Skerritt
Jon P. Stride
Frank J. Weiss
Steven M. Wilker
Zachary W.L. Wright
 
Copyright Law
Vicki A. Ballou
 
Corporate Compliance Law
Sherrill A. Corbett
Jeffrey S. Cronn
 
Corporate Governance Law
Sherrill A. Corbett
Thomas P. Palmer
 
Corporate Law
Bruce G. Berning
Owen D. Blank
David Copley Forman
Ronald L. Greenman
Thomas P. Palmer
Kurt W. Ruttum
Leon Simson
George C. Spencer
Kenneth D. Stephens
 
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Darcy M. Norville
 
Employment Law – Management
Robert L. Carey
Clay D. Creps
Corbett Gordon
Kristin Bremer Moore
 
Energy Law
Michael M. Morgan
David Petersen
 
Environmental Law
Max M. Miller, Jr.
 
Financial Services Regulation Law
Tatiana A. Perry
Kenneth D. Stephens
 
Government Relations Practice
Mark L. Cushing
 
Immigration Law
Turid L. Owren
 
Labor Law – Management
Robert L. Carey
Corbett Gordon
 
Land Use & Zoning Law
Max M. Miller, Jr.
David Petersen
 
Litigation – Banking & Finance
William F. Martson, Jr.
 
Litigation – Bankruptcy
Timothy J. Conway
Albert N. Kennedy
 
Litigation – Construction
Edwin C. Perry
 
Litigation – Environmental
Paul Conable
William F. Martson, Jr.
Zachary W.L. Wright
 
Litigation – First Amendment
Steven M. Wilker
 
Litigation - Intellectual Property
David S. Aman
Don H. Marmaduke
Jon P. Stride
 
Litigation - Labor & Employment Law
Robert L. Carey
Clay D. Creps
Corbett Gordon
Scott G. Seidman
 
Litigation – Real Estate
Edwin C. Perry
 
Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
William F. Martson, Jr.
 
Litigation – Securities
Paul Conable
William F. Martson, Jr.
Zachary W. L. Wright
 
Mediation
Daniel H. Skerritt
 
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Owen D. Blank
David Copley Forman
Ronald L. Greenman
Thomas P. Palmer
Kurt W. Ruttum
 
Non-Profit/Charities Law
Shouka D. Rezvani
 
Real Estate Law
Owen D. Blank
Morris J. Galen
Theodore Herzog
Jeffrey H. Keeney
David Petersen
Joseph S. Voboril
 
Securities/Capital Markets Law
Sherrill A. Corbett
Ronald L. Greenman
Thomas P. Palmer
Kenneth D. Stephens
 
Securities Regulation
Thomas P. Palmer
Kenneth D. Stephens
 
Tax Law
Gwendolyn Griffith
Mark F. LeRoux
Ingolf Noto
 
Trusts and Estates
Gwendolyn Griffith
Shouka D. Rezvani
John H. Rosenfeld

Water Law
Janet Neuman

Created in 1983, Best Lawyers is an annual directory based on a peer-review survey. More than 36,000 leading attorneys cast almost 4.4 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers and practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected list of attorneys in practice.”