Best Lawyers in America® Recognizes 36 Gallagher & Kennedy Attorneys

PHOENIX, Ariz. (August 21, 2020) – Gallagher & Kennedy is proud to announce that 36 of its attorneys, across 38 practice areas, were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers In America®.

Two shareholders were named Lawyers of the Year: Dean C. Short II (Sports Law) and Michael K. Kennedy (Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants). This recognition is awarded to individual lawyers that received the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. Only one lawyer is recognized for each specialty and location.

Gallagher & Kennedy attorneys received the following Best Lawyers in America® honors:

In addition, two Gallagher & Kennedy attorneys received the Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch Awards:

This award is based on peer review and recognizes extraordinary lawyers who have been in private practice for less than 10 years in the United States.


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