2015 Best Lawyers® and Lawyers of the Year

Monday, August 18, 2014

Modrall Sperling is pleased to announce that 34 lawyers have been named to the 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers® based on a peer review. 

Additionally, seven attorneys had the distinction of being named Lawyer of the Year in their respective cities and practice areas in 2015:

Stuart R. Butzier 2015 Mining Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Santa Fe
Timothy C. Holm 2015 Railroad Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Albuquerque
William R. Keleher 2015 Mediation "Lawyer of the Year" in Albuquerque
John J. Kelly 2015 Land Use and Zoning Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Albuquerque
Marte D. Lightstone 2015 Oil and Gas Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Albuquerque
Arthur D. Melendres 2015 Municipal Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Albuquerque
Marjorie A. Rogers 2015 Employee Benefits (ERISA) "Lawyer of the Year" in Albuquerque

The complete list of Modrall Sperling attorneys included in Best Lawyers for 2015, are:

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. Over 52,000 leading attorneys cast more than 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."