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Fifty Balch Attorneys Recognized as Mid-South Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars

Balch is pleased to announce that 50 of the firm’s attorneys have been named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in the 2019 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers®. These rankings recognize attorneys who have attained a high degree of professional recognition and achievement. 

Only the top five percent of attorneys in each state are selected as Super Lawyers. The Rising Star designation is reserved for the top two and a half percent of attorneys who are under the age of 40, or have been in practice for less than 10 years. The multi-phase selection process for Mid-South Super Lawyers® includes attorney assessments focusing on 12 key areas, as well as peer evaluations and independent research. 

The Balch & Bingham attorneys who have been named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in the 2019 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
  • Jeremy Retherford
  • Alan Rogers
  • Jeff Starling
  • Jason Tompkins
  • Chris Yielding

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
  • Bryan Sawyers



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


Rising Stars

  • Ben Bryant
  • Kye C. Handy



Super Lawyers

  • Dave Boyd
  • Joe McCorkle
  • Will Hill Tankersley


Rising Stars

  • Lane Knight