MichieHamlett Attorneys at Law is proud to announce that 10 attorneys from the firm have been selected for inclusion in the 23rd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Congratulations: Ed Lowry, Ron Tweel, Gary Kendall, John Little, Jim Cox, Bryan Slaughter, Greg Webb, Lee Livingston, Kyle McNew and Jason Seiden.
Best Lawyers® is among the oldest and most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession. A listing in Best Lawyers is widely regarded by both clients and fellow legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers.
The 23rd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2017) includes attorneys in 140 practice areas, covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Inclusion in this year’s publication is based on more than 7.3 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
Edward B. Lowry – Commercial Litigation; Bet-The-Company Litigation
Ed Lowry engages in a statewide commercial litigation practice. He also handles a wide variety of commercial transactions and negotiations. His litigation experience includes matters involving business torts, construction law, securities arbitration, employment, contract, real estate and banking laws.
Ronald R. Tweel – Family Law
Ron Tweel concentrates primarily in the practice of domestic relations. His practice areas include complex equitable distribution, support, divorce enforcement and modifications.
Gary W. Kendall – Personal Injury Litigation–Plaintiffs
Gary Kendall serves persons injured by job-related hazards and toxic materials. He represents workers suffering from asbestos-related injuries.
John V. Little – Commercial Litigation; Corporate Law; Real Estate Law
John Little practices primarily in the areas of business law and commercial real estate law, including the formation and operation of business entities, business and real estate finance, banking, real estate development, and business and commercial real estate transactions.
James P. Cox III – Trusts and Estates; Litigation-Trusts and Estates; Real Estate Law
Jim Cox practices in the areas of estate planning and administration, estate disputes, and real estate.
M. Bryan Slaughter – Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs
Bryan Slaughter concentrates his practice on complex personal injury cases. His practice areas include products liability, cases involving traumatic brain injury, serious automobile and truck accidents, premises liability and egregious medical malpractice.
J. Gregory Webb – Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs
Greg Webb advocates for individuals and families facing challenges from automobile and tractor trailer crashes, construction accidents, heavy equipment accidents, automobile defects, wrongful death, medical malpractice, consumer product defects, and asbestos illnesses.
R. Lee Livingston – Medical Malpractice Law-Plaintiffs; Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs
Lee Livingston has a 20-year, powerful history of success helping people who have been harmed by the negligence of others.
E. Kyle McNew – Appellate Practice
Kyle McNew is a trial lawyer, with a focus on issues and appeals arising out of personal injury and products liability cases.
Jason Seiden – Family Law
Jason Seiden practices in the area of family law which includes a wide range of domestic issues including post-divorce enforcement, modifications and appellate practice.
About the Firm: We are a multi-service law firm dedicated to providing exceptional legal services and value to our clients in Charlottesville and throughout Virginia. Since our formation in 1946, we have grown and developed the capability of handling complex matters over a wide geographic area, and yet preserved our emphasis on serving the legal needs of central Virginia. As part of our commitment to serving that community, we donate a significant amount of time to pro bono activities that help make our system of justice accessible to all.