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19 Jones & Keller Lawyers Named to 2024 Best Lawyers®, Lawyer of the Year, and Ones to Watch in America™ List

August 17, 2023

Jones & Keller, PC is proud to recognize the attorneys selected for inclusion in the 2024 Best Lawyers in America®, Best Lawyers: Lawyer of the Year™, and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ lists for their excellence in law and litigation.

Jones & Keller, P.C. is proud to have 18 lawyers listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, one lawyer recognized as Best Lawyers® 2024 Securities Regulation “Lawyer of the Year” and one lawyer recognized as Ones to Watch in America 2024 editions. Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. Since 1983, Best Lawyers has compiled its listings based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation, during which researchers ask leading attorneys from specific practice areas and geographic regions about the professional abilities of their colleagues.

Best Lawyers: Lawyer of the Year™ recognizes individual lawyers who received the highest overall peer feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. Only one lawyer is recognized as the “Lawyer of the Year” for a specialty and metropolitan location per edition.

Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America recognizes associates and other lawyers who are earlier in their careers for their outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

Please join us in congratulating the following lawyers named to 2024 The Best Lawyers in America, Lawyer of the Year, and Ones to Watch in America lists.

Ryan M. Behrman – Commercial Finance Law

Stuart N. Bennett – Litigation – Banking and Finance

F. Brittin Clayton III– Commercial Litigation and Litigation – Real Estate

William Eikenberry – Commercial Litigation and Real Estate Law

Reid A. Godbolt – Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Mutual Funds Law, Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law, and Securities Regulation (2024 Best Lawyers – Lawyer of the Year)

Melissa Hubbard – Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisitions

Steve Jones – Real Estate Law

Howard Kenison – Environmental Law and Litigation – Environmental

Lawrence Lee – Employment Law – Management and Litigation – Labor and Employment

Edward T. Lyons, Jr. – Commercial Litigation and Litigation – Securities

Dylan H. Metzner – Trusts and Estates

Christopher Mills – Commercial Litigation

Al Sahlstrom – Commercial Litigation and Corporate Law (2024 Best Lawyers – Ones To Watch in America)

Ronald J. Snow – Construction Law and Real Estate Law

Steve Suneson – Corporate Law and Tax Law

Alan L. Talesnick – International Mergers and Acquisitions

Nicole Westbrook – International Mergers and Acquisitions

Samuel E. Wing – Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, and Securities / Capital Markets Law

David A. Zisser – Commercial Litigation and Litigation – Securities


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