Forty-three Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Moore & Van Allen PLLC is pleased to announce that 28 Firm attorneys were named to Super Lawyers’ 2015 list of top attorneys in North Carolina, and 15 Firm attorneys were named to Super Lawyers’ 2015 Rising Stars list. These attorneys represent the Firm’s Charlotte and Research Triangle offices. The results were published in Super Lawyers Magazine, which was distributed in January.

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The Moore & Van Allen attorneys who were named North Carolina 2015 Super Lawyers include:

           Carol E. Bowen – Health Care
           Ernest (Mike) S. Delaney III – Securities & Corporate Finance
           *David L. Eades – Bankruptcy: Business
           E. Beauregarde (Beau) Fisher III – Mergers & Acquisitions
           *David E. Fox – General Litigation
           Alton (Larry) L. Gwaltney III – Business Litigation
           *W.B. (Ben) Hawfield, Jr. – Business/Corporate
           *J. Richard Hazlett – Government Finance
           *Stephen (Steve) D. Hope – Mergers & Acquisitions
           Mark R. A. Horn – Estate Planning & Probate
           *James (Jim) W. Hovis – Banking
           Joseph (Jody) D. Joyner, Jr. – Tax
           *Anthony (Tony) T. Lathrop – Business Litigation
           Hal A. Levinson – Mergers & Acquisitions
           Dickson M. Lupo – Intellectual Property
           *Neill G. McBryde – Estate Planning & Probate
           Valecia M. McDowell – Business Litigation
           Karin M. McGinnis – Employment & Labor
           *James (Jim) P. McLoughlin, Jr. – Business Litigation
           William (Billy) H. Moore, Jr. – Tax
           *Gregory (Greg) J. Murphy – Business Litigation
           *J. Christopher (Chris) Oates – Real Estate
           Paul J. Peralta – Employment & Labor
           Alan W. Pope – Bankruptcy: Business
           Russell (Russ) F. Sizemore – Employment & Labor
           Scott D. Syfert – International
           Scott M. Tyler – General Litigation
           J. Mark Wilson – Intellectual Property Litigation

The Moore & Van Allen attorneys who were named North Carolina 2015 Rising Stars include:

           Evan M. Bass – Real Estate
           M. Cabell Clay – Business Litigation
           Kathryn (Kate) G. Cole – Intellectual Property Litigation
           John C. Gilson – Securities & Corporate Finance
           Benjamin (Ben) R. Huber – Intellectual Property Litigation
           Glenn (Bo) E. Ketner III – Business Litigation
           Luis M. Lluberas – Bankruptcy: Business
           Renee D. K. Miller – Business Litigation
           Benjamin (Ben) M. Pickett – Business/Corporate
           Nader S. Raja – General Litigation
           Charles (Trey) R. Rayburn III – Bankruptcy: Business
           Edward Taylor Stukes – Business Litigation
           Melinda (Mindy) L. Vervais – Business Litigation
           Jonathan M. Watkins – Business Litigation
           William (Bill) H. Zimmern– Mergers & Acquisitions

Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The complete 2015 list of its honorees can be found at

*Indicates attorneys who have been on the list for 10 years.

About Moore & Van Allen
Moore & Van Allen PLLC is one of the largest law firms in the Southeast, with nearly 300 attorneys and offices in Charlotte and Research Triangle, North Carolina, and Charleston, South Carolina.  The attorneys at Moore & Van Allen provide sophisticated legal services within their nationally recognized Corporate, Finance, Intellectual Property and Litigation law practices for international banks and manufacturers, energy leaders, and growing healthcare and technology companies.  The Firm is comprised of 21 primary industry and practice groups. Moore & Van Allen is the only Charlotte-based law firm identified in the prestigious “Am Law 200” list. U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers recognized Moore & Van Allen in their 2015 “Best Law Firms” rankings, both regionally and nationally.