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The Best Lawyers in America Names 16 Tonkon Torp Attorneys

October 18, 2006
Tonkon Torp LLP is pleased to announce that 16 of the firm's partners have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2007. Fifteen of those partners have been listed in prior years, eight for the last 10 or more consecutive years. New to the list this year is intellectual property law attorney Vicki A. Ballou. Former managing partner, Kenneth D. Stephens, was selected in three categories.

"It is always an honor to be recognized by our legal peers as among the most talented lawyers in the United States," said Robert E. Hirshon, Tonkon Torp's CEO. "This selection reinforces our firm's commitment to excellence as well as the breadth of legal expertise we offer."

The following Tonkon Torp partners were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2007. Those who have been named for 10 or more consecutive years are noted by (10).

Administrative and energy law
Michael M. Morgan (10)

Banking Law
Bruce G. Berning
Carol Dey Hibbs (10)
Kenneth D. Stephens (10)

Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law
Albert N. Kennedy (10)

Corporate Governance and Compliance Law
Kenneth Stephens

Corporate Law
Brian G. Booth (10)
Ronald L. Greenman (10)
George C. Spencer (10)
Kenneth Stephens (10)

Commercial Litigation
William F. Martson, Jr.
Daniel H. Skerritt, Alternative dispute
resolution and commercial litigation

Immigration Law
Turid L. Owren

Intellectual Property Law
Vicki A. Ballou

Real Estate Law
Joseph S. Voboril

Tax Law
Mark F. LeRoux
Ingolf Noto

Trust and Estate Law
John H. Rosenfeld (10)

About The Best Lawyers in America® The Best Lawyers in America, a nationally trusted legal services directory, selects lawyers based upon a confidential peer review survey of attorneys in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. The 2007 Best Lawyers listing is based upon more than 1.8 million detailed evaluations of attorneys by other attorneys.