Thompson Burton PLLC is pleased to announce that seven of its attorneys were named to Mid-South Super Lawyers 2014 Super Lawyers or Rising Stars lists in five different practice areas. Both lists are very exclusive, with Super Lawyers recognizing no more than 5% of the lawyers in the state of Tennessee and Rising Stars recognizing no more than 2.5% of the lawyers in the state of Tennessee who are 40 years old or younger or who have been in practice less than 10 years. Ronn Steen was recognized as a Super Lawyer in Bankruptcy and Business Litigation. J.K. Simms was recognized as a Super Lawyer in Employment and Labor. Kevin Thompson was recognized as a Rising Star in Consumer Law. Walt Burton was recognized as a Rising Star in Commercial Real Estate. Cole Dowsley and Melissa Burton were recognized as Rising Stars in Business Litigation, and Phillip Young was recognized as a Rising Star in Bankruptcy and Business Litigation.
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