Foley Tampa Attorneys Named to The Best Lawyers In America® List

25 October 2007 Media Contact: Jill Chanen News

Ten Attorneys Chosen By Peers As Best In Practice.

Foley announced today that 10 attorneys from its Tampa office has been selected for inclusion in the 2008 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.

The attorneys named and their primary practices, as classified by Best Lawyers®, are:

  • Michael D. Annis (10), Tax Law
  • Curt P. Creely, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law
  • William Keith Fendrick, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law
  • Thomas M. Little, Real Estate Law
  • Carolyn T. Long, Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Fred S. Ridley, Real Estate Law
  • Stephen J. Szabo, Real Estate Law
  • Martin A. Traber, Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law
  • Steven W. Vazquez, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law
  • Mark J. Wolfson, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law

The number after attorneys’ names indicates that they have been named to the Best Lawyers list for at least 10 or 20 consecutive years.

The 2008 edition is the 14th edition of The Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers is based on peer-review surveys in which attorneys throughout the country cast nearly a half million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.” 

Nationwide, 156 Foley attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2008 edition of The Best Lawyers in America in a broad array of legal areas.

Foley & Lardner LLP provides the full range of corporate legal counsel. Our attorneys understand today’s most complex business issues, including corporate governance, securities enforcement, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property counseling and litigation, outsourcing and information technology, labor and employment, and tax. The firm offers total solutions in the automotive, emerging technologies, energy, entertainment and media, financial services, food, golf and resort services, insurance, health care, life sciences, nanotechnology, and sports industries.