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The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 Includes 21 BPJ Attorneys

21 lawyers from Burch, Porter & Johnson have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© publication. Burch, Porter & Johnson has also been designated as a “Top Listed” firm in the Memphis area in Bet-the-Company Litigation, Environmental Law, Litigation-Environmental and Litigation-Land Use and Zoning practice areas.

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America© list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

Burch, Porter & Johnson would like to congratulate the following attorneys named in these practice areas to The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 list:

Nathan A. Bicks

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation - Municipal


Beth Weems Bradley

  • Trusts and Estates


W. J. Michael Cody

  • Arbitration
  • Mediation


LeeAnne Marshall Cox

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law


Scott J. Crosby

  • Family Law


Joe M. Duncan

  • Corporate Law
  • Family Law
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Trusts and Estates


Jef Feibelman

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Securities


Porter Feild

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Real Estate Law


Tannera George Gibson

  • Employment Law - Management


Molly Glover

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants


Jennifer S. Hagerman

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning


Douglas F. Halijan

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Trademark Law


David J. Harris

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy


Les Jones

  • Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs


Lisa A. Krupicka

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment


Joshua B. Lawhead

  • Real Estate Law


John R. McCarroll III

  • Insurance Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
  • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants


Charles F. Newman

  • Appellate Practice
  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Environmental Law
  • First Amendment Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - First Amendment


Thaddeus S. Rodda, Jr.

  • Corporate Law


W. Rowlett Scott

  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law


Laurel C. Williams

  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law