Bradley Huntsville Attorneys Listed in 2022 The Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Aug. 19, 2021) – Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that 13 of the firm’s attorneys in Huntsville are included in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, and two of the firm’s attorneys in Huntsville are included in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. 
In addition, Bradley has five attorneys in Huntsville who are named “Lawyer of the Year.” In each metropolitan area, only a single attorney in each legal practice area is designated as the “Lawyer of the Year.”
The Best Lawyers in America®, which is now in its 28th year, is one of the most highly regarded attorney referral publications in the country. The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch list recognizes attorneys who have been in practice for less than 10 years and exhibit outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.
“This recognition is truly an honor as it demonstrates our attorneys’ commitment to client service and excellence in the legal profession,” said Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner, Jonathan M. Skeeters.
Attorneys are selected for Best Lawyers through extensive surveys of leading lawyers who assess the legal abilities of their peers. Lawyers are not permitted to pay a fee to participate or be recognized. The 2022 edition is based on more than 10.8. million votes and recognizes more than 66,000 attorneys.
Following are the attorneys in Bradley’s Huntsville office who were selected by Best Lawyers, as well as their recognized practice areas:

  • Hall B. Bryant III was named the Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law “Lawyer of the Year.” He also is listed for Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, and Venture Capital Law.
  • Frank M. Caprio was named the Litigation – Patent “Lawyer of the Year.” He also is listed for Copyright Law, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Patent Law, Trade Secrets Law, and Trademark Law.
  • George A. Smith II was named the Corporate Law “Lawyer of the Year.” He also is listed for Mergers and Acquisitions Law.
  • Scott Burnett Smith was named the Appellate Practice “Lawyer of the Year.” He also is listed for Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – ERISA, and Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants.
  • H. Harold Stephens was named the Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year.” He also is listed for Arbitration, Commercial Litigation, Mediation, and Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants.
The other Huntsville attorneys listed as 2022 Best Lawyers are:
  • L. Justin Burney (Corporate Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law)
  • Stephen H. Hall (Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent, Patent Law, Trademark Law)
  • Angela Holt (Litigation – Intellectual Property, Litigation – Patent)
  • Benjamin W. Hutton (Real Estate Law)
  • Daniel Kaufmann (Litigation – First Amendment, Litigation – Health Care, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants)
  • David Vance Lucas (International Mergers and Acquisitions, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Trade Secrets Law)
  • Scott E. Ludwig (Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice, Corporate Law, Litigation – Trusts and Estates, Litigation and Controversy – Tax, Non-Profit / Charities Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates)
  • Kimberly B. Martin (Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice, Commercial Litigation, First Amendment Law, Litigation – First Amendment, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants)
Following are the attorneys in Bradley’s Huntsville office who were selected by Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, as well as their recognized practice areas.
About Bradley 
Bradley combines skilled legal counsel with exceptional client service and unwavering integrity to assist a diverse range of corporate and individual clients in achieving their business goals. With offices in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and the District of Columbia, the firm’s nearly 550 lawyers represent regional, national and international clients in various industries, including banking and financial services, construction, energy, healthcare, life sciences, manufacturing, real estate, and technology, among many others.