The Best Lawyers in America© 2016 Recognizes 11 Attorneys from Woods & Aitken LLP



Woods & Aitken LLP is pleased to announce that 11 attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016, one of the legal profession’s oldest and most respected peer-review publications.

The following Woods & Aitken LLP attorneys were selected in their respective practice areas for 2016:

Joseph H. Badami (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation – Bankruptcy)
Terry C. Dougherty (Commercial Litigation; Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs)
Kerry L. Kester (Construction Law; Litigation – Construction)
Michael D. Matejka (Real Estate Law; Litigation – Real Estate)
Frank J. Mihulka (Real Estate Law)
Allen L. Overcash (Commercial Litigation; Construction Law; Litigation – Construction)
James A. Overcash (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Construction Law)
Jerry L. Pigsley (Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management)
Paul M. Schudel (Utilities Law)
Edward H. Tricker (Appellate Practice; Commercial Litigation; Construction Law)
Todd W. Weidemann (Construction Law)

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Over 79,000 leading attorneys globally are eligible to vote, and we have received more than 12 million votes to date on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. For the 2016 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 6.7 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in more than 55,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”