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Carlock, Copeland & Stair Announce Lawyers Selected on the Georgia Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars® List for 2018

February 22, 2018 / Location: Atlanta, GA

Carlock, Copeland & Stair are proud to announce the following attorneys selected for inclusion on the Georgia Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars® lists for 2018.

Only five percent of the lawyers in the state are named by Super Lawyers®. The selections for this esteemed list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers®, which is a service of the Thomson Reuters. Each year, the research team at Super Lawyers® undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check.


Super Lawyers®

Thomas S. Carlock – Civil Litigation: Defense

Wade K. Copeland – Civil Litigation: Defense

Eric J. Frisch – Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense

Johannes S. Kingma – Professional Liability: Defense

D. Gary Lovell, Jr. – Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense

Rolfe Martin – Personal Injury General: Defense

David F. Root – General Litigation

Douglas W. Smith – Personal Injury General: Defense

Kent T. Stair – Professional Liability: Defense

Frederick M. Valz, III – Insurance Coverage

Rising Stars® is a listing of exceptional lawyers who are 40 years of age or under, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less, and have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only 2.5 percent of the total lawyers in the state are honored on the Rising Stars® list.

Rising Stars®

Lauren Meadows – Civil Litigation Defense

Jay M. O’Brien – Personal Injury General: Defense