06.21.2013 Williams Mullen Virginia Attorneys Named 2013 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Williams Mullen announced today that 63 of its attorneys have been named Super Lawyers and 33 have been named Rising Stars for 2013 by Virginia Super Lawyers magazine.  Only five percent of all attorneys in a state are recognized as Super Lawyers, and only 2.5 percent are selected as Rising Stars.

Williams Mullen attorneys named 2013 Virginia Super Lawyers include:

David D. Addison
Farhad Aghdami (Top 100 Virginia, Top 50 Richmond)
Naila Townes Ahmed
Ralph L. "Bill" Axselle, Jr.
R. Brian Ball
William D. Bayliss (Top 100 Virginia, Top 50 Richmond)
Wyatt S. Beazley, IV
Thomas F. Bergert
Gregory R. Bishop
Paul S. Bliley, Jr.
George H. Bowles
Turner A. Broughton
David C. Burton (Top 100 Virginia)
Adam Casagrande
Matthew E. Cheek
Christian H. Chiles
Robert K. Cox
David L. Dallas, Jr.
John Staige Davis, V
Steven D. Delaney
William F. Devine
Patrick C. Devine, Jr.
Joseph A. Di Julio
Calvin W. Fowler, Jr. (Top 100 Virginia, Top 50 Richmond)
Thomas R. Frantz (Top 100 Virginia)
W.F. Drewry Gallalee (Top 100 Virginia)
J. Conrad Garcia
Philip H. Goodpasture
Howard E. Gordon
Patrick R. Hanes
A. Brooks Hock (Top 100 Virginia, Top 50 Richmond)
Elizabeth M. Horsley
Lynn F. Jacob (Top 50 Women Virginia)
Monroe Kelly, III
Joseph H. Latchum, Jr.
Catherine M. Marriott (Top 50 Women Virginia)
James V. Meath (Top 100 Virginia, Top 50 Richmond)
John M. Mercer
Craig L. Mytelka
Douglas M. Nabhan
Eliot Norman
William L. Nusbaum
William A. Old, Jr. (Top 100)
Brendan D. O'Toole
W. Benjamin Pace
John M. Paris, Jr.
Robert D. (Bob) Perrow
Christine Nguyen Piersall
Sara B. Rafal
Craig L. Rascoe
Malcolm E. Ritsch, Jr.
William H. Schwarzschild, III
C. Grigsby Scifres
Lawrence R. Siegel
Julious P. Smith, Jr.
Robert E. Spicer, Jr.
William L. Stauffer, Jr.
Stephen G. Test (Top 100)
Sandy T. Tucker
John L. Walker, III
M. Nicole Williams
Fielding L. Williams, Jr.


Williams Mullen attorneys named 2013 Rising Stars include:

D. Earl Baggett, IV
J.P. McGuire Boyd, Jr.
Gray B. Broughton
Jamie Watkins Bruno
W. Alexander Burnett
Jenny H. Connors
Patrick A. Cushing
Anne E. Domozick
Allison T. Domson
William P. Dickinson, III
Alyssa Embree
G. Tayloe Gwathmey
R. Willson Hulcher, Jr.
Beth G. Hungate-Noland
Lee G. Lester
Amy G. Marino
Andrew O. Mathews
Monica McCarroll
Mary Katherine McGetrick
Scott C. Miller
Lauren D. Nowlin
Laurence V. Parker, Jr.
Katherine W. Payne
Joseph R. Pope
William R. Poynter
W. Wilhelm Rabke
Lynne C. Rhode
Shane L. Smith
Caroline W. Stanton
John B. Swingle
Robert E. Travers, IV
Andrae J. Via
J. Nelson Wilkinson


The selections for this list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service for lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi--phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers magazines and in leading city and regional magazines across the country.

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