Eleven Ballard Spahr attorneys in Maryland have been included in the 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, regarded as one of the definitive guides to the country’s leading attorneys.
Charles R. Moran, a partner in the firm’s business and finance department, was named a best lawyer in three practice areas: corporate compliance law, corporate governance law, and corporate law.
Jon M. Laria, managing partner of Ballard Spahr’s Baltimore office, was named a best lawyer in real estate law and in land use and zoning law. Real estate partner Thomas A. Hauser was named a best lawyer in real estate law and in securitization and structured finance law.
Ballard Spahr partners Paul K. Casey, Christopher J. Fritz, Mark Pollak, Raymond G. Truitt and Fred Wolf III were named best lawyers in real estate law, while partner Douglas M. Fox was named a best lawyer in corporate law. Truitt is the firm’s managing partner for finance and operations.
In addition, Roger D. Winston, managing partner of Ballard Spahr’s Bethesda office, was named a best lawyer in real estate law, and Baltimore of counsel Matthew G. Summers was named a best lawyer in bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights/insolvency and reorganization law.
Best Lawyers honors the top attorneys in high-profile legal practices based entirely on peer reviews. It surveys lawyers across the country to evaluate their peers based on legal skill, professionalism and integrity. The annual guide is published by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.
About Ballard Spahr
Ballard Spahr LLP, a national law firm with more than 500 lawyers in 14 offices in the United States, provides a range of services in litigation, business and finance, real estate, intellectual property, and public finance. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, life sciences and technology companies, health systems, investors and developers, government agencies and sponsored enterprises, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations. The firm combines a national scope of practice with strong regional market knowledge.
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