Watkins & Eager Lawyers Leaders in Their Field according to Chambers (June 20, 2011)

Posted: 06/20/2011

W&E is pleased to announce the nationally recognized legal directory Chambers USA - America's Leading Business Lawyers has identified the firm as a leader in several practice areas in its 2011 edition. This publication, which has consistently cited the firm as a leader in the law, again highlights Watkins & Eager as one of the state's top firms in the following areas: Corporate/Commercial, Energy & Natural Resources; Labor & Employment; Litigation: General Commercial; Real Estate; and Products Liability - National.

In compiling their results, Chambers conducts client and attorney interviews across the United States and their rankings are based on the following criteria: technical legal abilities, professional conduct, client services, commercial awareness and astuteness, diligence, and client commitment.

In addition to its law firm commendation, Chambers acknowledges individual leading lawyers. This year, thirteen W&E lawyers have been specifically recognized:

George R. Fair
Jamie G. Houston III

Corporate/Commercial: Banking & Finance
George R. Fair

Labor & Employment
Walter J. Brand
Kenneth E. Milam

Litigation: General Commercial
David L. Ayers
William F. Goodman, Jr.
William F. Goodman III
William F. Ray
Paul H. Stephenson III
Michael W. Ulmer

Products Liability & Mass Torts - National
William F. Goodman III

Real Estate
Paul Gunn
William C. Smith III
M. Binford Williams, Jr.