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Johnstone Adams LLC is pleased to announce that nine (9) lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 75 countries. "Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After three decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide," says CEO Phillip Greer.

 

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.

 

Johnstone Adams LLC would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to 2019 The Best Lawyers in America list:

 

Celia J. Collins - Litigation - Labor and Employment, Labor Law - Management, Employment Law ­Management, Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

William H. Hardie - Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Banking and Finance
Ben H. Harris - Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Wade B. Perry - Health Care Law, Litigation - Labor and Employment, Employment Law ­Management

Lawrence J. Seiter - Litigation - Construction, Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Charles C. Simpson - Insurance Law, Commercial Litigation, Litigation - Real Estate

E. Watson Smith - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Tax Law

Tracy P. Turner - Workers' Compensation Law - Employers
R. Gregory Watts - Tax Law, Trusts and Estates

 

About Johnstone Adams LLC

Johnstone Adams, LLC is committed to providing its clients with the full range of services necessary to meet their legal needs. Our lawyers develop and maintain the knowledge and experience to provide top notch legal representation consistent with the needs of our clients, both as to time and expense.

Johnstone Adams, LLC specializes in the following practice areas:

 

  • Banking, Finance, & Creditors' Rights
  • Business and Corporate, including Business Dispute and Shareholder Rights Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Employment, Labor, and Workers' Compensation Law
  • ERISA, Tax, Trusts, & Estates
  • Forest Use
  • Health Care, including Mental Health
  • Immigration, including Employment, I-9 Compliance, and Family
  • Insurance Litigation: (1) Defense: Construction & Completed Operations; Major Claims & Professional Liability; (2) Coverage and Regulatory: Agency, Commercial, Fidelity, Personal lines & Title
  • Oil and Gas
  • Real Estate, including Conveyancing, Environmental, & Zoning
  • Real Estate Litigation, including Conveyancing, Lien Priorities, & Titles

For more than a century Johnstone Adams, LLC has strived to improve upon how we deliver legal services to our clients in this ever changing economic climate.