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Best Lawyers in America® Names 49 Tonkon Torp Attorneys to 2018 List

August 16, 2017
Forty-nine Tonkon Torp lawyers representing 39 practice areas have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018. Nearly all attorneys have been named to the list in past years, and have been recognized for more than five years. 
 
Five attorneys are newly named to the 2018 list: Ryan M. Bledsoe, Michael W. Fletcher, Colin M. Geiger, Jackson Lewis, and Alan C. Perkins.
 
Albert N. Kennedy, William F. Martson, Jr., and Daniel H. Skerritt were named in the select category of "Bet-the-Company Litigation."
 
"Our approach of assembling cross-disciplinary teams to best suit our clients' complex needs is well reflected in this list," said Darcy Norville, Managing Partner. "It is an honor to be recognized by our professional peers, and the inclusion of such a broad field of practice areas is a testament to our lawyers' diversity, expertise, and accomplishments."
  
The full list of Tonkon Torp's 2018 "Best Lawyers" follows:  
 
Administrative/Regulatory Law  
Michael M. Morgan  
  
Arbitration  
Daniel H. Skerritt  
  
Banking & Finance Law  
Bruce G. Berning  
  
Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization Law  
Timothy J. Conway
Michael W. Fletcher
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  
Brenda L. Meltebeke
  
Closely Held Companies & Family Businesses Law  
Jeffrey S. Cronn   
Justin Denton
  
Commercial Litigation  
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  
  
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  
Brenda L. Meltebeke
Thomas P. Palmer  
Kurt W. Ruttum  
Leon Simson  
George C. Spencer  
  
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 J. Petersen  
  
Environmental Law
Max M. Miller, Jr.  
  
Immigration Law
Turid L. Owren  
Alan C. Perkins
 
Insurance Law
Frank J. Weiss
  
Labor Law – Management
Kristin Bremer Moore
Robert L. Carey  
Corbett Gordon  
  
Land Use & Zoning Law  
Max M. Miller, Jr.  
David J. 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  
Jon P. Stride  
  
Litigation – Labor & Employment
Kristin Bremer Moore
Robert L. Carey  
Clay D. Creps  
Colin M. Geiger
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  

Litigation – Trusts & Estates
Ryan M. Bledsoe
  
Mediation
Daniel H. Skerritt  
  
Mergers & Acquisitions Law  
Owen D. Blank  
Justin B. Denton
David Copley Forman  
Ronald L. Greenman  
Ben G. Lenhart
Brenda L. Meltebeke
Thomas P. Palmer  
Kurt W. Ruttum  
  
Nonprofit/Charities Law  
Shouka D. Rezvani  
  
Real Estate Law  
Owen D. Blank  
Morris J. Galen  
Theodore G. Herzog  
Jeffrey H. Keeney  
David J. Petersen  
Joseph S. Voboril  
  
Securities/Capital Markets Law  
Sherrill A. Corbett  
Ronald L. Greenman  
Brenda L. Meltebeke
Thomas P. Palmer  
  
Securities Regulation  
Thomas P. Palmer  
  
Tax Law  
Gwendolyn Griffith  
Mark F. LeRoux  
  
Trusts & Estates  
Gwendolyn Griffith  
Jackson Lewis
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. 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."