Carruthers & Roth, P.A. Attorneys Named to NC Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2012

January 25, 2012

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is pleased to announce that six of the firm’s attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2012 edition of North Carolina Super Lawyers and three attorneys were designated North Carolina Rising Stars by the annual publicationIn addition, one attorney has been named to the Top 100 list of North Carolina Super Lawyers for the sixth consecutive year.

Only approximately 5% of eligible North Carolina attorneys were chosen for inclusion in North Carolina Super Lawyers (2.5% for Rising Stars) after a rigorous achievement and peer-based review was conducted by Thomson Reuters, Legal division. The Top 100 list includes attorneys who received the highest point totals after the review process.

All Carruthers & Roth attorneys receiving this noteworthy recognition and their categories are as listed:

2012 N.C. Super Lawyers

J. Stanley Atwell:  Estate Planning & Probate

Howard L. Borum:  Real Estate

Norman F. Klick, Jr.: Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice

Kenneth M. Greene*: Banking

Richard L. Vanore: Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice

Keith A. Wood: Estate Planning & Probate

*Denotes a Top 100 Listing

2012 N.C. Rising Stars

Nicholas J. Bakatsias: Tax

Craig A. Taylor: Business/Corporate

Elizabeth J. Zook: Real Estate

About Super Lawyers: Super Lawyers identifies the top attorneys in each state, as chosen by their peers and through the independent research of Thomson Reuters, Legal division. The rigorous multi-phase selection process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, and a peer review. In order to be eligible for consideration as a Rising Star, a candidate must be 40 years of age and younger or have been in practice for ten years or less. For more information, visit: