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Nine LeClairRyan Attorneys Selected as 2017 Women in the Law


LeClairRyan is pleased to announce that nine (9) of our attorneys were selected by their peers as 2017 Best Lawyers Women in the Law in the Spring Business Edition in seven (7) practices. Below is a list of these attorneys and the practice for which they were selected. The practice area is determined by categories that are specific to Best Lawyers.

  • Elizabeth J. Atkinson, Norfolk, Va. – Litigation and Controversy – Tax, Tax Law
  • Janet R. Barringer, Boston, Mass. – Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Donna J. Hall, Norfolk, Va. – Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Katja H. Hill, Richmond, Va. – Real Estate Law
  • Margaret P. Mason, New Haven, Conn. – Employment Law – Management, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Gwen E. Richard, Houston, Texas – Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Lori H. Schweller, Charlottesville, Va. – Real Estate Law
  • Lori D. Thompson, Roanoke, Va. – Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization
  • Karol Corbin Walker, Newark, NJ – Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law

Best Lawyers peer-reviewed listings are published in almost 70 countries, representing 140 specialties, are compiled through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which over 55,000 lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 23rd edition of Best Lawyers in America (2017), is based on nearly 7 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.