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JOHN E. CUTTINO named President Elect of DRI.
Congratulations to John Cuttino of Gallivan, White and Boyd, P.A., in South Carolina who was named DRI President-Elect for 2016-2017 at the DRI Annual Meeting in October. DRI has 22,000 members, and is the world’s largest organization of attorneys who defend the interests of businesses and individuals in civil litigation.
SCOTT SULLIVAN STREETMAN & FOX Super Lawyers
James P. Streetman and Wade G. Manor have been recognized as Super Lawyers – 2015; and
Leah L. Ledford and James L. Banks as Rising Stars – 2015. Congratulations to all!
EDMONDS COLE LAW FIRM, P.C. Celebrating Its 30th Anniversary!
Founded in Oklahoma City in 1985, Edmonds Cole Law Firm, P.C. is celebrating 30 years of legal excellence and service to local, statewide and Fortune 100 clients. The firm is AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and its partners and associates have been named to the Oklahoma Super Lawyers list for their legal excellence.
Edmonds Cole believes in establishing long term partnerships with clients by striving to prevent legal problems before they occur, negotiate solutions wherever possible, create reliable budgets, and provide early case evaluations so clients can make informed decisions.
Building on this underlying philosophy, Edmonds Cole draws on the combined strengths of its professionals to provide a balanced approach to solving legal problems in the areas of business law, real estate, construction law, insurance defense, commercial litigation, employment law, personal injury, bad faith.
We want to thank all of our clients for their trust in allowing Edmonds Cole to be a part of their business goals and serve their legal needs. We look forward to another 30 years of providing excellent legal service to all of our existing clients and future clients to come.
THE REIMINGER CO., L.P.A.
Firm received the No. 1 ranking of Northeast Ohio “Top Workplaces” of mid-size companies (200-499 employees) in an annual survey conducted by the Business Section of Cleveland’s The Plain Dealer. http://www.cleveland.com/top-workplaces/index.ssf/2015/06/why_reminger_co_ranks_first_am.html
News from OWEN GLEATON EGAN JONES & SWEENEY
Satcher, Hall Trial in Muscogee County
In mid-September, Burt Satcher and Ian Hall teamed up to defend a Columbus chiropractor in a wrongful death trial that lasted seven days in Columbus, GA, generally thought of as one of the state’s most liberal plaintiff’s venues. The plaintiffs alleged negligence in the performance of a cervical manipulation on the decedent causing a vertebral artery dissection. It was further claimed that this injury caused a stroke and the decedent’s eventual death. Burt and Ian opposed a team of three accomplished plaintiff’s attorneys who had recently tried a carotid artery dissection case in the same venue resulting in a verdict in excess of $9 million. During closing argument plaintiff’s attorneys asked the jury for an award in excess of $12 million. After two days of deliberation by the jury, a verdict was returned for the plaintiff for approximately 1/60 of the amount sought in closing.
Best Lawyers® has recently released its list of lawyers recognized for the year 2016. Named to the list are Michael Egan [Construction], Andy Owen, Fred Gleaton, Steve Sparwath [Medical Malpractice Defense], and Philippa Ellis [Product Liability]. Best Lawyers is the oldest and among the most highly-respected peer review guides to the legal profession worldwide. The sister publication of Best Lawyers®, Best Law Firms®,, has also recognized OGEJS again as a Tier One law firm for Medical Malpractice Defense.