North Carolina – January 25, 2018. Seven attorneys from Hedrick Gardner were selected to the 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers® list and seven were selected as Rising Stars for 2018.
Additionally, Patricia P. Shields, a partner in the Raleigh office, was selected to the following lists – Top 100: 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers and Top 50: 2018 Women North Carolina Super Lawyers. Mel J. Garofalo, a partner in the Charlotte office, was selected to the Top 100: 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers.
The Hedrick Gardner attorneys selected to the 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers list are:
Thomas M. Buckley, Civil Litigation: Defense
M. Duane Jones, Appellate
Mel J. Garofalo, Civil Litigation: Defense
Jeffrey A. Kadis, Workers’ Compensation
Erica B. Lewis, Workers’ Compensation
Patricia P. Shields, Civil Litigation: Defense
Allen C. Smith, Personal Injury General: Defense
The Hedrick Gardner attorneys selected to the 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars are:
Samuel E. Barker, Workers’ Compensation
Erin T. Collins, Workers’ Compensation
Joseph D. Delfino, Workers’ Compensation
David L. Levy, Construction Litigation
Terence S. Reynolds, Civil Litigation: Defense
Michael S. Rothrock, Civil Litigation: Defense
Austin R. Walsh, Civil Litigation: Defense
About Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.
About Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP
With nearly 90 attorneys located in Charlotte, Raleigh, and Wilmington, North Carolina and Columbia, South Carolina, Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo LLP is among the Carolinas’ leading law firms for conflict prevention, conflict management and conflict resolution. Hedrick Gardner has built a strong reputation of representing clients ranging from small and medium size businesses to Fortune 500 companies including national retailers, transportation companies, financial institutions, health care organizations, insurance companies, and professional services firms. For more information please visit www.hedrickgardner.com.