GREENSBORO, N.C. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is pleased to announce that eight of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2011 listings of North Carolina Super Lawyers and North Carolina Rising Stars. In addition, one of the attorneys has been named to the Top 100 list of North Carolina Super Lawyers for the fifth 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.
The attorneys selected from Carruthers & Roth, P.A. for North Carolina Super Lawyers are J. Stanley Atwell, Howard L. Borum, Kenneth M. Greene, Richard L. Vanore and Keith A. Wood. J. Patrick Haywood, Norman F. Klick, Jr. and Craig A. Taylor were selected for inclusion as North Carolina Rising Stars, a list featuring the state’s top up-and-coming attorneys in the state.
All Carruthers & Roth attorneys receiving this noteworthy recognition and their categories are as listed:
CARRUTHERS & ROTH, P.A.
2011 N.C. Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
J. Stanley Atwell: Estate Planning & Probate
Howard L. Borum: Real Estate
Kenneth M. Greene**: Banking
J. Patrick Haywood*: Construction Litigation
Norman F. Klick, Jr.*: Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice
Craig A. Taylor*: Business/Corporate
Richard L. Vanore: Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice
Keith A. Wood: Estate Planning & Probate
*Denotes Rising Star
**Denotes a Top 100 Listing
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.