Nineteen Sands Anderson Lawyers Selected for Inclusion in 2016 Best Lawyers

Published on: 8/17/2015

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA – The law firm of Sands Anderson PC is proud to announce that 19 lawyers from the firm have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America® 2016.

“While it is always good to be recognized by your peers and included in various state and national lists of respected practitioners, we believe that the standards set by ‘Best Lawyers’ give inclusion a very special status among members of our firm,” said firm president L. Lee Byrd.

Sands Anderson attorneys listed in the 2016 edition of the Best Lawyers in America and their areas of practice are:


L. Lee Byrd 
Commercial Litigation
Litigation – Banking and Finance
Litigation – Environmental
Litigation – Municipal

C. Michael DeCamps 
Employment Law – Management
Litigation – Labor and Employment

Robert B. Delano, Jr. 
Appellate Practice
Insurance Law
Litigation – ERISA

C. Thomas Ebel 
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Benjamin W. Emerson 
Municipal Law
Real Estate Law

Terrence L. Graves 
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Transportation Law

Bradford A. King 
Education Law

Bruce L. Mertens 
Trusts and Estates

M. Pierce Rucker 
Commercial Litigation
Health Care Law
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

Douglas P. Rucker, Jr. 
Corporate Law
Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants

Cullen D. Seltzer 
Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Plaintiffs

Daniel M. Siegel 
Litigation – Municipal
Municipal Law

Roy M. Terry, Jr. 
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

William N. Watkins 
Commercial Litigation
Litigation – Construction
Personal Injury Litigation

Carlyle R. Wimbish III 
Medical Malpractice Law

Douglas A. Winegardner 
Litigation – Insurance


Michael T. Marr 
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

George R. Pitts 
Litigation – Bankruptcy

J. Jonathan Schraub 
Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants

About Sands Anderson PC

Founded in 1842, Sands Anderson PC provides innovative legal solutions to clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic region with top-tier attorneys. Our firm represents businesses, healthcare providers, financial institutions, state and local governments, the insurance industry, and individuals from our five offices located throughout Virginia and North Carolina. Sands Anderson’s shareholders are committed to providing an innovative and inclusive workplace for our lawyers and staff, as well as supporting the economic growth of communities where we operate.

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