The Best Lawyers in America 2021 Recognizes More than 70 Winstead Attorneys


Winstead PC is pleased to announce that 74 attorneys have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2021 directory. Attorneys named to the publication are recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional excellence in a variety of practice areas.

Selection is based solely on peer-review surveys and lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed. The directory is published by Woodward/White, Inc.

The Winstead attorneys recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2021 are:

  • John Adolph - Banking and Finance Law
  • Michael Alessio - Real Estate Law
  • Alex Allemann - Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Art Anderson - Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law; Land Use and Zoning Law; Litigation - Real Estate; Real Estate Law
  • Tracey Bailey - Real Estate Law
  • Robert Bass - Construction Law; Litigation - Construction
  • John Bergner - Trusts and Estates
  • Cathryn Berryman - Trademark Law
  • Dan Branch - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Brad Broberg - Real Estate Law
  • Marcus Brooks - Tax Law
  • David Brown - Commercial Litigation; Mediation
  • Linda Burgess - Insurance Law
  • Bob Burton - Real Estate Law
  • Don Campbell - Commercial Litigation
  • Jeff Chadwick - Trust and Estates
  • Elliot Clark - Commercial Litigation; Construction Law; Litigation - Construction
  • Brent Clifton - Tax Law
  • Cheryl Cain Crabbe - Trusts and Estates
  • George Craft, Jr. - Real Estate Law
  • Andy Dow - Real Estate Law
  • Jim Doyle - Banking and Finance Law
  • Greg Erwin - Real Estate Law
  • Nancy Furney - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Toby M. Galloway - Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy); Litigation - Securities
  • Lekha Gopalakrishnan, Ph.D. - Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Amy Granoff - Banking and Finance Law
  • Mark Guthrie - Construction Law; Litigation - Construction
  • Tom Helfand - Tax Law
  • Andrea Alford Hight - Construction Law
  • Mike Hilliard - Banking and Finance Law
  • Ladd Hirsch - Commercial Litigation
  • David Fowler Johnson - Insurance Law
  • Mark Johnson - International Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Jeanne Katz - Real Estate Law
  • Jennifer Knapek - Banking and Finance Law
  • Ken Kopf - Real Estate Law
  • Phil Lamberson - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Richard Leucht - Banking and Finance Law
  • Jim Lloyd - Real Estate Law
  • Stephanie Loomis-Price - Litigation - Trusts and Estates; Trusts and Estates
  • Vincent Marino - Real Estate Law
  • Jeff Matthews - Real Estate Law
  • Ron Moss - Administrative / Regulatory Law; Energy Law
  • John Nolan - Real Estate Law
  • Peter Nolan - Arbitration
  • Lori Oliphant - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Clyde Parker - Corporate Compliance Law; Corporate Governance Law; Corporate Law; Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law; Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law; Securities / Capital Markets Law
  • Rakhee V. Patel - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Ed Peterson - Real Estate Law
  • Barry Putterman - Real Estate Law
  • Michelle Rieger - Construction Law; Litigation - Construction
  • James Ruiz - Commercial Litigation
  • John Rutherford - Real Estate Law
  • Teresa Schneider - Commercial Litigation
  • Robert Shaddox - Patent Law
  • Kristen Sherwin - Construction Law
  • Brian Short - Real Estate Law
  • Melissa Ruman Stewart - Banking and Finance Law
  • Kristi Stotts - Real Estate Law
  • Kevin Sullivan - Real Estate Law; Securitization and Structured Finance Law
  • Fred Tuthill - Litigation and Controversy - Tax; Tax Law
  • Tom Van Arsdel - Commercial Litigation
  • Jordan Ware - Tax Law; Trusts and Estates
  • J. Richard White - Real Estate Law
  • Stewart Whitehead - Commercial Litigation; Construction Law; Litigation - Construction
  • Joe Wielebinski - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Kirk Williams - Land Use and Zoning Law; Litigation - Land Use and Zoning; Real Estate Law
  • Pete Winstead - Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Kevin Wood - Health Care Law
  • Emeline Yang - Banking and Finance Law
  • Greg Zimmerman - Real Estate Law

About Winstead

Winstead is a national business law firm with nearly 300 attorneys who serve as trusted advisors to emerging, mid-market and large companies, both public and private. The Winstead team provides a range of core legal services that are critical to our clients achieving their business goals. Winstead’s business transactions and litigation practices serve key industries including airlines, financial services, healthcare, investment management/private equity, life sciences, real estate, sports business and universities.

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