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Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers®
July 04, 2011
Charleston, W.Va. – The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC recently announced that several of its attorneys were recognized by 2011 Super Lawyers®.

The objective of the Super Lawyers® selection process is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys from more than 70 practice areas that can be used as a resource to assist attorneys and consumers in the search for legal counsel. Polling, research and selection are performed by Law & Politics, a publication of Key Professional Media, Inc. The methodology includes a statewide nomination process, peer review by practice area and independent research.

After receiving excellent reviews, the following Spilman attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers® list for their respective fields. They are:

•    John F. Allevato:  Tax
•    Paul M. Black:  Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
•    M. Ann Bradley:  Environmental
•    Samuel M. Brock, III:  Employment & Labor
•    Kevin L. Carr:  Employment & Labor
•    James S. Crockett, Jr.:  Business Litigation
•    William M. Herlihy:  Energy & Natural Resources
•    Eric W. Iskra:  Employment & Labor
•    Bruce M. Jacobs:  Business Litigation
•    Eric E. Kinder:  Employment & Labor
•    Neva G. Lusk:  Civil Litigation Defense
•    Joyce F. Ofsa:  Real Estate
•    Don C.A. Parker:  Insurance Coverage
•    Niall A. Paul:  Class Actions/Mass Torts
•    King F. Tower:  Employment & Labor
•    James A. Walls:  Business Litigation
•    Charles L. Woody:  Employment & Labor

Additionally, the following attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list in their respective fields:
•    Angela L. Beblo:  Consumer Law
•    Kelly B. Griffith:  General Litigation
•    Brian C. Helmick:  Government Relations
•    Grant P.H. Shuman:  General Litigation
•    Ellen J. Vance:  Employment and Labor
•    Joanne M. Vella Kirby:  General Litigation and Appellate Law
•    Richard M. Wallace:  Employment and Labor

About Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC
Spilman Thomas & Battle is a full-service law firm with more than 135 attorneys. Founded in 1864, Spilman has offices in Charleston, Morgantown and Wheeling, W.Va.; Harrisburg and Pittsburgh, Pa.; Winston-Salem, N.C.; and Roanoke, Va.