Reed Smith is pleased to announce that 23 of its lawyers have been named to the 21st edition of the “Virginia Business Legal Elite” list of top lawyers in the state.

Related Professionals: Nicole L. Brenner Benton Burroughs Michael S. Dingman S. Miles Dumville Brent R. Gary Betty S.W. Graumlich Thomas W. Greeson Grayson P. Hanes Carol C. Honigberg Julia Krebs-Markrich Michael J. Lowell James E. McNair John A. McWilliams Edward A. Mullen Shane M. Murphy Jeffrey S. Palmore Katherine J. Seikaly Dennis H. Treacy Mark W. Wasserman Alison Wickizer Toepp Nicholas V. Albu Jennifer Magalhaes Cuddy Mark J. Passero

To compile its annual Legal Elite list, Virginia Business magazine, in cooperation with the Virginia Bar Association, polls lawyers admitted to practice in the state who among their peers are the very best attorneys across 20 legal specialties. Reed Smith was among the most honored law firms in this year’s survey. 

Here is the full list of all recognized lawyers in each practice category:

  • Nicole Brenner (Richmond) – Legislative/Regulatory/Administrative
  • Benton Burroughs Jr. (Tysons) – Business Law
  • Michael Dingman (Tysons) -- Construction Law
  • S. Miles Dumville (Richmond) -- Appellate Law
  • Brent Gary (Tysons) – Civil Litigation
  • Betty Graumlich (Richmond, Tysons) -- Labor/Employment Law
  • Thomas Greeson (Tysons) – Health Law
  • Grayson Hanes (Tysons) – Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Carol Honigberg (Tysons) – Real Estate/Land Use
  • Julia Krebs-Markrich (Tysons) – Health Law
  • Michael Lowell (DC) – Corporate Counsel 
  • James McNair (Tysons) -- Taxes/Estates/Trusts
  • John McWilliams (Tysons) – Business Law 
  • Edward Mullen (Richmond) – Legislative/Regulatory/Administrative
  • Shane Murphy (Tysons) – Real Estate/Land Use
  • Jeffrey Palmore (Richmond) – Legislative/Regulatory/Administrative
  • Kate Seikaly (Tysons) – Corporate Counsel
  • Dennis Treacy (Richmond) -- Environmental Law
  • Mark Wasserman (Tysons) -- Intellectual Property/Information Technology
  • Alison Wickizer Toepp (Richmond) – Civil Litigation