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

Balch & Bingham is pleased to announce that 37 attorneys from the firm's Birmingham, Gulfport, Jackson and Montgomery offices have been recognized as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in the 2020 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers®. These rankings identify outstanding attorneys who have attained a high degree of professional recognition and achievement. 

Through a multi-phased selection process including independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations, Super Lawyers recognizes no more than five percent of attorneys in each state. Rising Stars recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of the top up-and-coming attorneys in each state who are either under the age of 40 or have been in practice for less than ten years.

2020 marks the tenth year Stan Blanton, Managing Partner, and Greg Cook, Chair of the firm's Financial Services Litigation Practice, have appeared on the Mid-South Super Lawyers list. Partner Walter Boone was named to the 2020 Top 50 Mississippi Super Lawyers list and partner Jennifer Jones Skipper was named to the Top 50: 2020 Women Mid-South Super Lawyers. 

Balch attorneys who have been named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in the 2020 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers® include:


Birmingham 

Super Lawyers

  • Stan Blanton
  • James Bradford
  • Russ Campbell
  • Greg Cook
  • Mike Edwards
  • Ed R. Haden
  • Chris Kimble
  • Jeremy Retherford
  • Alan Rogers
  • Jeff Starling
  • Jason Tompkins
  • Chris Yielding

 

Rising Stars

  • Conrad Anderson IV
  • Steven Corhern
  • Thomas DeBray
  • Ryan Hodinka
  • Jonathan Hoffman
  • Adam Israel
  • Irving Jones
  • Chad Pilcher
  • Mary Samuels
  • Nick Theodore
  • Ginny Willcox Leavens

 

Gulfport

Super Lawyers

  • Jonathan Dyal 

Rising Stars

  • Brant Pettis
  • Bryan Sawyers

 

Jackson 

Super Lawyers

  • Scott Andress
  • Walter Boone
  • Pepper Crutcher 
  • Armin Moeller
  • Jennifer Skipper
  • Christy Crockett White  

 

Rising Stars

  • Ben Bryant
  • Kye C. Handy

 

Montgomery 

Super Lawyers

  • Dave Boyd
  • Will Hill Tankersley

 

Rising Stars

  • April Wise