Twenty-Two Gallagher & Kennedy Attorneys Selected for Southwest Super Lawyers 2018

For Immediate Release



PHOENIX, Ariz. (April 24, 2018) – The law firm of Gallagher & Kennedy has announced that 17 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized as 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers. Additionally, five attorneys have been named as 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.  Annually, only the top five percent of attorneys in Arizona and New Mexico are selected by Southwest Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

The following Gallagher & Kennedy attorneys were named 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers in Arizona:

  • Robert W. Boatman – Personal Injury Products: Plaintiff
  • Timothy D. Brown – Tax Law
  • Shannon L. Clark – Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
  • Lincoln Combs – Personal Injury Products: Plaintiff
  • Mark A. Fuller – Business Litigation
  • Michael L. Gallagher – General Litigation
  • Michael K. Kennedy – Business Litigation
  • Matthew P. MacLeod – Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
  • Dalva L. Moellenberg – Environmental Law (New Mexico)
  • Patrick J. McGroder, III – Aviation & Aerospace
  • Kevin D. Neal – Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
  • Raymond M. Norris – Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
  • Mark S. O’Connor – Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
  • Kevin E. O’Malley – Business Litigation
  • Jeffrey T. Pyburn – Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
  • Michael R. Ross – Business Litigation
  • Terence W. Thompson – Mergers & Acquisitions

In addition, Patrick McGroder, III was ranked among the top 50 Super Lawyers in Arizona, a list compiling lawyers who received the highest point totals during the nomination process.

The following Gallagher & Kennedy attorneys were named 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars in Arizona:

  • Matthew R. Boatman – Personal Injury Products: Plaintiff
  • Tyler J. Carrell – Real Estate
  • Kenneth Motolenich-Salas – Intellectual Property
  • Hannah Porter – Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Christopher W. Thompson – Native American Law