Capell & Howard is pleased to announce that seventeen of the firm’s lawyers were selected for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, one of the legal profession’s oldest and most respected peer-review publications.
Of these seventeen, the following three lawyers were also named as “Montgomery Lawyers of the Year”: Barbara J. Wells (Litigation-Labor & Employment), M. Courtney Williams (Litigation and Controversy-Tax) and Shapard D. Ashley (Real Estate Law). This honor is awarded to a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area.
Lawyers are selected for The Best Lawyers in America through an exhaustive peer review process in which lawyers confidentially evaluate their legal peers.
The following attorneys were listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2016: William D. Coleman (Litigation, Construction Law, Arbitration & Mediation), Frank H. McFadden (Arbitration & Mediation, Construction Law), Henry C. Barnett, Jr. (Labor & Employment), James M. Scott (Tax), Bruce J. Downey (Labor & Employment), K. Palmer Smith (Real Estate), Robert T. Meadows III (Commercial Litigation & Family Law), Henry H. Hutchinson (Corporate & Tax Law, Litigation & Controversy-Tax), D. Kyle Johnson (Corporate Law, Employee Benefits & Tax, Trust & Estates), Shapard D. Ashley (Real Estate), Robert F. Northcutt (Commercial Litigation), J. Lister Hubbard (Construction Law & Litigation), James N. Walter (Commercial, Securities and Banking Litigation), Debra D. Spain (Trust & Estates, Tax Law), R. Brooke Lawson (Construction Law and Litigation), Barbara J. Wells (Labor & Employment) and M. Courtney Williams (Tax Law and Litigation & Controversy-Tax).