WINSTON-SALEM (October 10) – Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced today that Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named four Kilpatrick Townsend Winston-Salem attorneys as “Lawyers of the Year” for the Greensboro region in their respective practice areas.

Best Lawyers notes that the lawyers being honored as "Lawyers of the Year" have received particularly high ratings in their surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”

The following individuals are named “Lawyers of the Year” along with the practice area for which they were chosen:

Steven Gardner – Patent Lawyer of the Year
James H. Kelly, Jr. – Insurance Law Lawyer of the Year
George L. Little, Jr. – Trademark Lawyer of the Year
Daniel R. Taylor, Jr. – Litigation – Securities 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 more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

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