Twenty-One Sands Anderson Attorneys Named as 2022 Best Lawyers in America®

RICHMOND, Va. (August 19, 2021)Sands Anderson PC is pleased to announce that twenty-one lawyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. In addition, attorneys Robert B. “Chip” Delano, Jr. and Daniel M. Siegel were named Best Lawyers 2022 Lawyers of the Year.

Best Lawyers has published its list for more than three decades. Lawyers named The Best Lawyers in America are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers based on their professional expertise and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are currently practicing and in good standing.

Below are the names of the Sands Anderson attorneys who were named to 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America and the areas of practice in which they are named.

Best Lawyers 2022 Lawyer of the Year:

  • Robert B. “Chip” Delano, Jr.  Appellate Practice
  • Daniel M. Siegel – Municipal Law

The Best Lawyers in America 2022:

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

Matthew D. Green
Insurance Law

Robyn H. Hansen
Employment Law – Management

Margaret F. Hardy
Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants

Cynthia E. Hudson
Municipal Law

Bradford A. King
Education Law

Edward J. McNelis, III
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Andrew R. McRoberts
Litigation – Municipal

Bruce L. Mertens
Trusts and Estates

Brian G. Muse
Employment Law – Management

Brian R. Pitney
Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
Real Estate Law

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

Elizabeth L. White
Litigation – Real Estate

Douglas A. Winegardner
Admiralty and Maritime Law
Litigation – Insurance

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