Twenty Hartzog Conger Cason & Neville Attorneys Named to 2017 Best Lawyers List

August 22, 2016

Twenty attorneys from Hartzog Conger Cason & Neville were selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.

2017 Best Lawyers from Hartzog Conger Cason & Neville are: 

  • Len Cason (Corporate Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates)
  • Steven C. Davis (Non-Profit/Charities Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates)
  • David A. Elder (Litigation – Environmental, Oil and Gas Law)
  • Charles E. Geister III (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Litigation – Antitrust, Litigation – Labor and Employment, Litigation – Securities)
  • John J. Griffin III (Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law)
  • J. Christian Guzzy (Corporate Law)
  • Joseph P. Hogsett (Litigation – Real Estate, Real Estate Law)
  • William A. Johnson (Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Real Estate)
  • James D. Kallstrom (Real Estate Law)
  • J. Leslie LaReau (Tax Law, Trusts and Estates)
  • Laura McConnell-Corbyn (Family Law)
  • Drew Neville, Jr. (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: White Collar, Litigation – Antitrust, Litigation – Securities)
  • Armand Paliotta (Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Securities/Capital Markets Law)
  • David E. Pepper (Natural Resources Law, Oil and Gas Law)
  • John D. Robertson (Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Securities/Capital Markets Law)
  • Kurt M. Rupert (Commercial Litigation)
  • Amy J. Sine (Litigation – Trusts and Estates, Non-Profit/Charities Law, Trusts and Estates)
  • Stacey D. Spivey (Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Litigation – Trusts and Estates, Trusts and Estates)
  • Jon H. Trudgeon (Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Non-Profit/Charities Law, Trusts and Estates)
  • C. Russell Woody (Commercial Litigation)

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in the Best Lawyers list is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called it, “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”


About Hartzog Conger Cason & Neville

Hartzog Conger Cason & Neville's experienced legal teams serve businesses, high net worth families and individuals, and charitable organizations. Principal practice areas include litigation, business and financial transactions, tax controversies, trust and estate planning, family law, oil and gas law, and real estate.