Ellis & Winters Announces Three Attorneys Named Best Lawyers 2012 Lawyers of the Year
Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named the following Ellis & Winters attorneys Best Lawyers’ 2012 Lawyers of the Year:
- Matthew W. Sawchak, Litigation – Antitrust Lawyer of the Year, Raleigh, NC
- Jonathan D. Sasser, Litigation – Securities Lawyer of the Year, Raleigh, NC
- J. Donald Cowan, Jr., Bet-The-Company Litigation Lawyer of the Year, Greensboro, NC
- J. Donald Cowan, Jr., Appellate Practice Lawyer of the Year; Greensboro, NC
After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in a specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”
Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 18th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2012) is based on 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.