Prince Lobel Attorneys Recognized as 2015 “Best Lawyers in America”

Firm News · September 22, 2014

Prince Lobel Tye LLP is honored to announce that, once again, several of its accomplished attorneys have been named to the prestigious, peer-reviewed list, The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 (Copyright 2014 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). The attorneys have been recognized in a variety of categories, and the majority been named to the list several years in a row, while others are receiving much-deserved first-time distinctions.

Among The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 are:

  • Patricia M. Annino – Trusts and Estates category (Listed since 2008)
  • Robert A. Bertsche – First Amendment Law, Litigation – First Amendment, and Media Law categories (Listed since 2005)
  • William F. Burke – Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, and Product Liability Litigation categories (Listed since 2012)
  • Thomas Elcock – Reinsurance Law category (First time listed)
  • Nancy A. Freed – Family Law (Mediation) category (Listed since 2012)
  • John F.X. Lawler – Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants category (Listed since 2005)
  • James W. Lawson – Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar, and Criminal Defense: White-Collar categories (Listed since 1991)
  • Walter B. Prince – Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, and Litigation – Banking and Finance categories (Listed since 2009)
  • William S. Rogers, Jr. – Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants categories (Listed since 2013)
  • Joseph S. Sano – Insurance Law category (Listed since 2010)
  • Joseph D. Steinfeld – Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, and Litigation – First Amendment categories (Listed since 1989)

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers© has established itself as the country’s premier and longest-standing guide to the legal profession. Each year, Best Lawyers performs an exhaustive peer-review survey to identify the most respected names in the law field. The 21st Edition of the survey is based on more than 5.5 million detailed, confidential evaluations from 52,488 attorneys in 137 practice areas. Because it is based on professional peer appraisal and because lawyers are not allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion is regarded as a significant honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”