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The 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© includes eight Semmes attorneys.

Best Lawyers® has honored eight Semmes attorneys with The Best Lawyers in America distinction. 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 Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”


Back Row
J. Snowden Stanley, Jr.(15th year)Litigation – Construction / Mediation
Alan N. Gamse(15th year)Insurance Law
Rudolph L. Rose(20th year)Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers
Jane A. Wilson(10th year)Real Estate Law
Alexander M. Giles(10th year)Admiralty and Maritime Law
Front Row
James W. Bartlett III(25th year)Admiralty and Maritime Law / Insurance Law
Thomas V. McCarron(5th year)Insurance Law
Cleaveland D. Miller(25th year)Banking and Finance Law / Corporate Governance Law / Corporate Law / Securities / Capital Markets Law