Jun 18, 2018

SGR Recognized as a 2018 Am Law 200 Firm for Fourth Year in a Row

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ATLANTA (June 18, 2018) – Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized by The American Lawyer as a 2018 Am Law 200 firm for the fourth year in a row. SGR improved its standing on the list from 2017 which underscores the firm’s continuing growth and… Read more


Jun 18, 2018

SGR Attorneys Named to 2018 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

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ATLANTA (June 18, 2018) – Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce two of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2018 Super Lawyers list and two were named to the 2018 Rising Stars list for Florida. The SGR attorneys in the Jacksonville office selected to 2018 Super Lawyers and their… Read more


Jun 12, 2018

SGR Partners Gregory Kirsch, Dale Lischer and William Long Recognized on List of the World’s Leading Patent Professionals for 2018

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ATLANTA (June 12, 2018) – Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce that partners Greg Kirsch, Dale Lischer and Bill Long have been recognized on Intellectual Asset Management’s (IAM’s) IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals for 2018. The IAM Patent 1000, a unique guide that identifies the top patent… Read more


May 29, 2018

SGR Partner Matthew Warenzak Graduates Leadership Buckhead Class of 2018

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ATLANTA (May 29, 2018) – Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce firm Partner Matthew Warenzak as a graduate of Leadership Buckhead Class of 2018. The Leadership Buckhead Program year commenced in October 2017 and concluded May 2018. Founded in 1990, the Leadership Buckhead Program focuses on helping high-potential members of the… Read more


May 21, 2018

Smith, Gambrell & Russell Represents CatchMark in Deal to Acquire 1.1 Million Acres of Timberlands for $1.39 Billion; One of the Largest Industry Transactions in a Decade

ATLANTA (May 21, 2018) – Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce that firm client, CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CTT), has signed an agreement to purchase 1.1 million acres of prime East Texas timberlands for $1.39 billion. The deal is one of the largest U.S. timberland transactions since the 2007 sale… Read more




May 3, 2018

Chambers USA 2018 Recognizes SGR Attorneys and Practice Areas Among Best in the Country

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ATLANTA (May 3, 2018) – Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce the attorneys and practices selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. The prestigious legal guide, published annually by London-based Chambers & Partners, identifies leading lawyers and law firm practices based on interviews… Read more


May 2, 2018

Smith, Gambrell & Russell Represents Axiom Energy Solutions in Acquisition by Coolsys

ATLANTA (May 2, 2018) – Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce that the firm served as legal counsel to Axiom Energy Solutions (Axiom), a leading provider of energy efficient equipment and technology solutions, in its acquisition by Coolsys™, a parent of market-leading refrigeration and HVAC companies nationwide. Headquartered in Savannah, Georgia,… Read more