Six Wall Babcock Attorneys Named to 2016 Best Lawyers® in America List

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (NOVEMBER 2, 2015) – Wall Babcock is pleased to announce that six lawyers have been named to the 2016 Edition of Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 65 countries.

“Best Lawyers is the most effective tool in identifying critical legal expertise,” said CEO Steven Naifeh. “Inclusion on this list shows that an attorney is respected by his or her peers for professional success.”

Lawyers on the Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

Wall Babcock would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to the 2016 Best Lawyers in America list:

John W. Babcock, Corporate Law

John W. Babcock, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

J. Dennis Bailey, Commercial Litigation

J. Dennis Bailey, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

J. Dennis Bailey, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Joseph T. Carruthers, Commercial Litigation

Joseph T. Carruthers, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

Joseph T. Carruthers, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Michael L. Drye, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

James D. Wall, Corporate Law

James D. Wall, Health Care Law

Karen M. Wilson, Corporate Law


About Wall Babcock

Based in Winston-Salem, Wall Babcock LLP is composed mostly of senior attorneys with extensive experience practicing their areas of expertise at large firms. We believe in a candid approach to practicing law and building relationships, and that the quickest path to resolution means reducing the layers that exist between client, counselor and understanding. The firm focuses its practice in the areas of business law, estate planning, commercial real estate, healthcare law, tax law, litigation and mediation.  For more information, please visit or call (336) 722-6300.

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