March 15, 2011 / Press Release

Twenty-three Porter Wright Attorneys Recognized by Chambers USA 2011 as Leaders in Their Field

Twenty-two Porter Wright attorneys have been recognized by Chambers USA 2011 as “Leaders in their Field” in Ohio in 10 different practice areas: 

  • James P. Botti – Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Robert L. Brubaker – Natural Resources & Environment
  • Timothy E. Grady – Banking and Finance
  • Kevin E. Griffith – Labor & Employment
  • Theodore D. Grosser – Corporate/M&A
  • Richard J. Helmreich – Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • Mark B. Koogler – Corporate/M&A
  • Holly D. Kozlowski – Intellectual Property
  • Curtis A. Loveland – Corporate/M&A
  • J. Jeffrey McNealey – Natural Resources & Environment/Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
  • Robert A. Meyer, Jr. – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
  • Jack R. Pigman – Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Fred G. Pressley Jr. – Labor & Employment
  • John B. Rohyans – Real Estate
  • Robert J. Schmidt, Jr. – Natural Resources & Environment
  • Christopher R. Schraff – Natural Resources & Environment
  • Bradd N. Siegel – Labor & Employment
  • John M. Stephen – Labor & Employment
  • Kathleen M. Trafford – Litigation: General Commercial
  • Robert W. Trafford – Litigation: General Commercial
  • Charles C. Warner – Labor & Employment
  • William R. Weir – Real Estate

In addition, Washington, D.C. partner Judd L. Kessler was ranked by Chambers USA as a national leader in the field of International Arbitration.

Chambers USA rankings are based on lawyer and client interviews, among other things, and assess criteria such as technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness and astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities that clients consider relevant.