Sixteen Carruthers & Roth Attorneys Named to 2020 Best Lawyers® List

August 15, 2019

Greensboro, N.C. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is pleased to announce that 16 of the firm’s attorneys representing 25 practice areas have been named to the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

In addition, three Carruthers & Roth attorneys were named as Best Lawyers 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective practice areas. The publication awards this honor to a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area.

The individual attorneys named, and the area(s) of practice in which they were recognized, are listed below:

Carruthers & Roth, P.A. Attorneys
The Best Lawyers in America© 2020

Michael J. Allen
Commercial Litigation
Copyright Law
Litigation – Intellectual Property

June L. Basden
Banking and Finance Law (2020 Greensboro “Lawyer of the Year” for Banking and Finance Law)
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Commercial Finance Law
Commercial Transactions / UCC Law

J. Aaron Bennett
Trust and Estates

J. Scott Dillon
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) (2020 Greensboro “Lawyer of the Year” for Business Organizations [including LLCs and Partnerships])
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Corporate Law
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

John M. Flynn
Environmental Law

Kenneth M. Greene
Banking and Finance Law
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Commercial Finance Law
Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
Equipment Finance Law

J. Patrick Haywood
Construction Law
Litigation – Construction

Kenneth R. Keller
Commercial Litigation
Litigation – Construction
Litigation – ERISA
Litigation – Labor and Employment

Norman F. Klick, Jr.
Litigation – Health Care (2020 Greensboro “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation – Health Care)
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

Jeremy S. Shrader
Real Estate Law

Richard L. Vanore
Commercial Litigation
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants

Christopher J. Vaughn
Real Estate Law

Gregory S. Williams
Trusts and Estates

Keith A. Wood
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Tax Law

Mark K. York
Commercial Litigation

Elizabeth J. Zook
Real Estate Law

About Best Lawyers
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Almost 94,000 industry leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and we have received over 11 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. For the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 8.3 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in more than 62,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

About Carruthers & Roth, P.A.
Carruthers & Roth is a multifaceted law firm in Greensboro, N.C. serving clients of all sizes – from local entrepreneurs to national companies. Our clients benefit from our experience, personalized service and a collaborative approach in a wide range of practice areas. We are in the solution business. We are driven by our desire to find the right solution for each of our clients – whether they need practical, straightforward solutions, or creative solutions to challenging and complex matters. To learn more about Carruthers & Roth, P.A. call 336.379.8651 or visit