Feb 14, 2022

SGR Attorneys Named to 2022 Georgia Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

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ATLANTA (February 14, 2022) – Smith Gambrell Russell (SGR) is pleased to announce that 20 attorneys have been selected to the 2022 Georgia Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

The SGR attorneys in the Atlanta office selected to the 2022 Super Lawyers list and their specified areas of practice:

Thomas D. Bever (Criminal Defense: White Collar)
Edward D. Burch, Jr. (Business Litigation)
Matthew W. Clarke (Employment & Labor)
Anthony L. Cochran (Business Litigation)
Randall Constantine (Employee Benefits)
S. Gardner Culpepper, III (Business Litigation)
Michael Eber (Business Litigation)
Stephen M. Forte (Business Litigation)
Gregory J. Kirsch (Intellectual Property)
Dan F. Laney (Business Litigation)
William F. Long, III (Intellectual Property Litigation)
Stephen E. O’Day (Environmental)
Robert B. Remar (General Litigation)
Leah Ward Sears (Appellate)
Richard H. Sinkfield (*Georgia Top 10*) (Civil Litigation: Defense)
Gregory K. Smith (Construction Litigation)

The SGR attorneys in the Atlanta office selected to the 2022 Rising Stars list and their specified areas of practice:

Katherine D’Ambrosio (Business Litigation)
Austin J. Hemmer (Business Litigation)
Tawny Mack (Construction Litigation)
Emily C. Ward (Criminal Defense: White Collar)

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, 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 patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

Super Lawyers magazine features the list and profiles of selected attorneys and is distributed to attorneys in the state or region. Super Lawyers is also published as a special section in leading city and regional magazines across the country. Lawyers are selected to a Super Lawyers list in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit

About Smith Gambrell Russell
SGR is a full service, international law firm that advises regional, national and global businesses on a wide range of legal matters. The firm’s 270 attorneys provide legal counsel in more than 45 specialized practice areas, including corporate transactions, litigation, intellectual property, aviation, banking, real estate, construction, employment law, and employee benefits and executive compensation. Founded in 1893, SGR has offices in Atlanta, Austin, Charlotte, Jacksonville, London, Los Angeles, Miami, Munich, New York, Southampton, and Washington, D.C.

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