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August 15, 2018

Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Over 100 King & Spalding Lawyers in 2019 Rankings

NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2018 — Best Lawyers in America has once again selected over 100 King & Spalding lawyers from more than 50 practice areas for inclusion in its 2019 list recognizing leading practitioners from across the country.

Best Lawyers also recognized the following King & Spalding attorneys as Lawyers of the Year:


  • Mark M. Maloney – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Phillip H. Street – Biotechnology and Life Sciences


  • Doak Bishop – International Arbitration – Commercial
  • John P. Bowman – International Arbitration – Governmental
  • Kenneth S. Culotta – Project Finance Law
  • Robert E. Meadows – Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants


  • Stephen L. Goff – Bet-the-Company Litigation

San Francisco

  • Gennaro A. Filice III – Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants

Washington, D.C.

  • Dixie L. Johnson – Litigation – Securities

Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. Only a single lawyer is chosen within each specialty and region for the “Lawyer of the Year” distinction. To view the complete list of King & Spalding lawyers ranked in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in America, click here.

About King & Spalding
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