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More than 50 Balch & Bingham Attorneys Recognized as Mid-South Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Balch & Bingham is pleased to announce that more than 50 of the firm’s attorneys have been named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in the 2018 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers, recognizing attorneys who have attained a high degree of professional recognition and achievement. 

Super Lawyers utilizes a patented, multi-phase selection process which evaluates attorneys in 12 key criteria through peer evaluations and independent research. Only the top 5 percent of attorneys in each state are selected as Super Lawyers. The Rising Star designation is reserved for the top 2.5 percent of attorneys who are under the age of 40 or have been in practice for less than 10 years.

Four Balch partners were named to the Top 50 lists for a respective metropolitan area. Attorneys named to Top 50 lists earned the highest marks through the Super Lawyers nomination, research and evaluation processes.

  • Walter Boone, Top 50 Mississippi
  • Greg Cook, Top 50 Birmingham
  • Ed Haden, Top 50 Birmingham
  • Jennifer Jones Skipper, Top 50 Women Mid-South and Top 50 Mississippi

The Balch & Bingham attorneys who have been named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in the 2018 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers include:



Super Lawyers

  • Allen Baker
  • Stan Blanton
  • James Bradford
  • Russ Campbell
  • Foster Clark
  • Greg Cook
  • Mike Edwards
  • Tom Francis
  • Ed R. Haden
  • Chris Kimble
  • John Pickering
  • Jeremy Retherford
  • Alan Rogers
  • Jeff Starling
  • Will Hill Tankersley
  • Jason Tompkins

Rising Stars

  • Conrad Anderson, IV
  • Steven Corhern
  • Thomas DeBray
  • Tom DeLawrence
  • Ryan Hodinka
  • Adam Israel
  • Lee Johnsey
  • Irving Jones
  • Chad Pilcher
  • Brandon N. Robinson
  • Mary Samuels
  • Ginny Willcox Leavens


Super Lawyers

  • Jonathan Dyal
  • Teri Wyly

Rising Stars

  • Leo Manuel
  • Matt McDade
  • Brant Pettis


Super Lawyers

  • Scott Andress
  • Walter Boone
  • Pepper Crutcher 
  • Armin Moeller
  • Jennifer Skipper
  • Bill Smith
  • Chris Waddell
  • Christy Crockett White

Rising Stars

  • Ben Bryant
  • Ashley Cannady
  • Tara Ellis



uper Lawyers

  • Dave Boyd
  • Joe McCorkle
  • Dorman Walker

Rising Stars

  • Lane Knight
  • Kelly Pate