5/26/17

Thirty Vorys Attorneys included in 2017 Chambers USA Guide

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Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease is pleased to announce that 30 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized among the leading practitioners in the country in the 2017 edition of Chambers USA. Chambers USA conducts in-depth research and ranks the leading firms and attorneys in an extensive range of practice areas throughout America.

Vorys attorneys ranked in 13 different practice areas for their technical legal skill, professional conduct and client service. In addition to individual attorney rankings, Vorys is ranked as a leading Ohio law firm in 10 practice areas: banking & finance; bankruptcy/restructuring; corporate/M&A; employee benefits & executive compensation; health care; labor & employment; litigation: general commercial; natural resources & environment; real estate; and real estate: zoning/land use.

Vorys received band 1 rankings, the highest awarded, for its natural resources and real estate practices in the state of Ohio. Attorneys Reginald Jackson, Linda Mendel, Drew Parobek, Jill Tangeman and James Wilson were individually ranked as band 1 attorneys, showcasing their preeminence in their particular fields.

Leading lawyers, listed with their field of practice and office, include:

Banking & Finance (Ohio)

Melvin Bedree, Cincinnati

Hani Kallas, Cincinnati

Thomas Ruby, Columbus

Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Ohio)

Reginald Jackson, Columbus

Jeffrey Marks, Cincinnati

Drew Parobek, Cleveland

Corporate/M&A (Ohio)

Adam Brandt, Columbus

Roger Lautzenhiser, Cincinnati

Michael Martz, Columbus

Jeffery Smith, Columbus

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (Ohio)

Anthony Ciriaco, Columbus

Jennifer Dunsizer, Columbus

Linda Mendel, Columbus

Health Care (Ohio)

Matthew Albers, Cleveland

Suzanne Scrutton, Columbus

Intellectual Property (Ohio)

Michael Garvin, Cleveland

Mark Watkins, Akron

Intellectual Property (Texas)

Carey Jordan, Houston

Labor & Employment (Ohio)

Mark Knueve, Columbus

Litigation: Antitrust (Ohio)

James Wilson, Columbus

Litigation: General Commercial (Ohio)

Daniel Buckley, Cincinnati

Anthony O'Malley, Cleveland

William Porter, Columbus

Natural Resources & Environment (Ohio)

Mark Norman, Cincinnati

Gregory Russell, Columbus

Kristin Watt, Columbus

Real Estate (Ohio)

Charles Bissinger, Cincinnati

J Theodore (Ted) Smith, Columbus

John Wellner, Columbus

Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Ohio)

Jill Tangeman, Columbus

About Vorys: Vorys was established in 1909 and has grown to be one of the largest Ohio-based law firms with more than 375 attorneys in seven offices in Columbus, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Akron, Ohio; Washington, D.C.; Houston, Texas; and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Vorys currently ranks as one of the 200 largest law firms in the United States according to American Lawyer magazine.