13 Dinsmore Attorneys Named “Lawyer of the Year” for 2013

September 12, 2012Quotes & Mentions
Thirteen Dinsmore attorneys have been recognized as "Lawyer of the Year" by The Best Lawyers in America® 2013. Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year” for 2013. The attorneys received the honor based on reviews by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity. The recognized attorneys include:

KENTUCKY
Lexington
Barbara B. Edelman, Bet-the-Company Litigation

OHIO
Cincinnati
James A. Comodeca, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
William M. Freedman, Health Care Law
Karen K. Gaunt, Copyright Law
Charles F. Hertlein, Jr., Cincinnati Securities/Capital Markets Law
Mark A. Vander Laan, Litigation - Municipal

Columbus
Donald B. Leach, Jr., Construction Law
Brett L. Miller, Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Dayton
Timothy W. Hagan, Patent Law
Thomas P. Whelley II, Labor Law - Management

PENNSYLVANIA
Pittsburgh
Thomas C. Reed, Natural Resources Law

WEST VIRGINIA
Morgantown
F. Thomas Rubenstein, Mining Law
David M. Thomas, Litigation - Bankruptcy

In total, 165 Dinsmore attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2013 edition of Best Lawyers.

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