Twelve Carruthers & Roth Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers® 2014; One Named “Lawyer of the Year”

August 15, 2013

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Carruthers & Roth, P.A. is proud to announce that 12 of the firm’s attorneys have once again been recognized for their professional excellence and have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014 (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). All 12 of the attorneys have previously been named to the annual listing.

In addition, one of the listed attorneys, June L. Basden, was named Best Lawyers ® 2014 Greensboro Banking and Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year.” Only one attorney in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”

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

The Best Lawyers in America® 2014

Michael J. Allen
Litigation – Intellectual Property

J. Stanley Atwell
Trusts and Estates

June L. Basden
Banking and Finance Law (2014 Greensboro Banking and Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year”)
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Howard L. Borum
Land Use & Zoning Law
Real Estate Law

J. Scott Dillon
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
Equipment Finance Law

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

Norman F. Klick, Jr.
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

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

Christopher J. Vaughn
Real Estate Law

Keith A. Wood
Tax Law

*Lawyers who have been listed in Best Lawyers for at least 10 years.

About Best Lawyers
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which almost 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, 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. Lawyers being honored as “Lawyer of the Year” are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the exhaustive peer-review assessments they conduct with thousands of leading lawyers each year.

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