Poyner Spruill Welcomes Education Law Practice Group

Poyner Spruill LLP is pleased to announce 68 firm attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2024 in 53 practice areas.

J. Nicholas Ellis, Keith H. Johnson, and Susanna Knutson Gibbons earned “Lawyer of the Year” distinctions. Ellis was recognized for his work in Litigation-Real Estate and Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions-Defendants, Johnson in Litigation-Environmental, and Knutson Gibbons in Labor Law-Management. These three “Lawyer of the Year” honorees are individuals with the highest overall peer feedback. This recognition is given to only one lawyer in each specialty and location.

Best Lawyers recognitions are based entirely on peer review, and research is compiled by conducting exhaustive peer review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. This year, Poyner Spruill had 45 attorneys honored with this award.

Additionally, 23 firm attorneys were named “Ones to Watch.” Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognizes extraordinary lawyers who have been in private practice for less than 10 years and is established on peer review.

The 68 attorneys honored by Best Lawyers, in all categories, and their respective ranked practice areas are:
* denotes a first-time ranking in 2024

Lawyer of the Year:

Best Lawyers:

Ones to Watch:

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