17 Modrall Sperling Attorneys Ranked by Chambers USA 2013, Two Receive National Recognition

Sunday, June 09, 2013

Modrall Sperling has received high honors in the 2013 Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business guide. The firm received top rankings in New Mexico in the following practice areas: Corporate/Commercial; Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries; Labor & Employment; Litigation: General Commercial; Native American Law and Real Estate. 

From the firm's nationally ranked Native American Law practice, lawyers Lynn H. Slade and Walter E. Stern were selected for individual national recognition in this area. As reported in Chambers, "This New Mexico firm's Native American Law practice is active in over 20 states, while its lawyers' expertise spans energy, environment and taxation matters."

17 firm lawyers were selected as leaders in their respective practice areas:

Jennifer G. Anderson, Litigation: General Commercial
Larry P. Ausherman, Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries
Duane E. Brown, Corporate/Commercial
Stuart R. Butzier, Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries
John R. Cooney, Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries
Dale W. Ek, Real Estate
Peter L. Franklin, Corporate/Commercial
Kenneth L. Harrigan, Litigation: General Commercial
George R. McFall, Labor & Employment
Margaret L. Meister, Real Estate
Christopher P. Muirhead, Corporate/Commercial
Maria O'Brien, Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries: Water Law
James M. Parker, Corporate/Commercial, Tax and Employee Benefits
Ruth M. Schifani, Real Estate
William C. Scott, Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries and Native American Law
Lynn H. Slade, Native American Law Star Individual
Walter E. Stern III, Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries and Native American Law

    Chambers USA ranks the leading firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas throughout America. Chambers' in-depth and client-focused research is relied upon by leading industries and organizations throughout the U.S. and worldwide.