Ryley Carlock & Applewhite is pleased to announce that 18 attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Additionally, Phoenix shareholder Michael D. Moberly is named Best Lawyers' 2015 Phoenix Litigation – Labor and Employment "Lawyer of the Year." Only a single lawyer in a practice area in the community is selected for this honor.The 18 attorneys named as Best Lawyers include:ARIZONA
Fredric D. Bellamy (Information Technology Law; Technology Law)James E. Brophy (Banking and Finance Law; Corporate Law; Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Litigation – Labor & Employment)John J. Fries (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation – Bankruptcy)W. Scott Jenkins, Jr. (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law)John Lemaster (Commercial Litigation)W John Lischer (Trusts and Estates)William B. McManus (Commercial Litigation)Michael Moberly (Employment Law – Management; Litigation - Labor and Employment)Nathan R. Niemuth (Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management)Rodolfo Parga, Jr. (Commercial Litigation; Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Litigation – Labor and Employment)Michael Ripp (Banking and Finance Law)Sheryl A. Sweeney (Energy Law; Environmental Law; Natural Resources Law; Water Law)Michele L. Van Quathem (Water Law)William F. Wilder (Corporate Law; Public Finance Law)COLORADO
Richard C. Kaufman (Administrative/Regulatory Law)Brian M. Nazarenus (Water Law)David M. Powell (Real Estate Law)Jonathan H. Steeler (Corporate Law; Environmental Law)
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First published in 1983, Best Lawyers® is based on an exhaustive annual peer-review survey of the legal profession. The 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® includes more than 5.5 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.