The Best Lawyers in America 2008

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The Best Lawyers in America 2008

Balch & Bingham

Atlanta

Michael J. Bowers Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation Barbara H. Gallo Environmental Law Hugh B. McNatt Insurance Law

James Dartlin Meadows

Product Liability Litigation Thomas L. Penland, Jr. Energy Law

Birmingham

Matthew A. Aiken (*) Corporate Law Edward S. Allen Commercial Litigation Suzanne Ashe (*) Corporate Law Securities Law S. Allen Baker, Jr. Commercial Litigation Personal Injury Litigation Walter M. Beale, Jr.

Corporate Law

M. Stanford Blanton

Energy Law

Government Relations Law H. Hampton Boles (10)

Banking Law

Real Estate Law Steven F. Casey (*)

Personal Injury Litigation J. Foster Clark

Public Finance Law Michael L. Edwards (20)

Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation

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Michael Freeman (*) Commercial Litigation Ed R. Haden (*) Appellate Law James F. Hughey, Jr. (10) Corporate Law Cavender C. Kimble Insurance Law Randolph H. Lanier (20)

Real Estate Law

Lyle D. Larson Energy Law Alex B. Leath Tax Law Jack B. Levy (10) Corporate Law

Employee Benefits Law Health Care Law

Colin H. Luke (*)

Mergers & Acquisitions Law Steven G. McKinney

Environmental Law

Howard W. Neiswender

Trusts and Estates

Richard L. Pearson

Banking Law

Securities Law

Laura Schiele Robinson (*) Employee Benefits Law Alan T. Rogers Commercial Litigation Insurance Law William H. Satterfield (10) Environmental Law William E. Shanks, Jr. (10) Employee Benefits Law Felton W. Smith

Real Estate Law

Marion Jefferson Starling III (*) Labor and Employment Law Timothy J. Tracy

Corporate Law

Mergers & Acquisitions Law Michael D. Waters (10)

Banking Law

W. Clark Watson

Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law Lois S. Woodward

Banking Law

William S. Wright

Banking Law

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Lee H. Zell (10) Commercial Litigation

Gulfport

Ricky J. Cox Energy Law Ben H. Stone (10) Energy Law Gaming Law H. Rodger Wilder Energy Law Terese T. Wyly Environmental Law

Jackson

Scott E. Andress Gaming Law Tim Ford (*)

Government Relations Law Armin J. Moeller, Jr. (10)

Labor and Employment Law

Montgomery

David R. Boyd (10) Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation Education Law James A. Byram, Jr. Commercial Litigation Insurance Law William P. Cobb II (10)

Workers' Compensation Law James M. Edwards

Real Estate Law

W. Joseph McCorkle, Jr. Commercial Litigation Charles B. Paterson (*) Commercial Litigation Dorman Walker (*) Commercial Litigation

(*) Lawyers who are listed for the first time in Best Lawyers.

(10) Lawyers who have been listed in Best Lawyers for at least 10 years. (20) Lawyers who have been listed in Best Lawyers for at least 20 years.

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The Best Lawyers in America 2008

Avansino, Melarky, Knobel & Mulligan

Ranked #1 in Alabama in Real Estate Law with 5 attorneys.

Ranked #1 in Gulfport, MS with 4 attorneys.

Firms with Number 1 rankings are welcome to use the following symbol on websites and other promotional materials, preferably linked to your firm profile on BestLawyers.com.

You may wish to add a comment such as, "[firm name] has more listed lawyers in Best Lawyers in the field of [special name] than any other firm in [geographical area]."

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Balch & Bingham

From 6/1/2006 to 6/1/2007

Number of listed lawyers in firm:

42

Number of hits for listed lawyers in firm:

2,447

Average number of hits per lawyer in firm:

58.26

Total number of hits for your firm*:

2,740

[*Firms that purchase links for listed lawyers receive a free link from the “Linked Firms” section of the BESTLAWYERS.COM homepage to the firm website.]

Total hits to BESTLAWYERS.COM:

2,865,189

Completed lawyer searches:

1,924,880

Total linked lawyers on BESTLAWYERS.COM:

13,012

Total linked firms:

1,486 (with 3,036 locations)

Relevant upcoming events (2008):

Best Lawyers lists to appear as part of the BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL® service on more than 260,000 BLOOMBERG TERMINALS™ worldwide

Best Lawyers featured in more than 50 major metropolitan and business magazines, including the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and New York magazine, from

January of 2007 through December of 2008

Best Lawyers featured in Corporate Counsel, American Lawyer, and other legal magazines Links to BestLawyers.com on the websites of more than 50 city and regional magazines Full-page, four-color ads in Corporate Counsel, American Lawyer magazines,

and more than 50 city and regional magazines

Best Lawyers Select™ - Legal searches offered to corporate and individual clients seeking legal representation

Best Lawyers Preferred™ – An online directory of expert witnesses, court reporters, and private investigators recommended by listed Best Lawyers and other professionals providing services to the legal profession, including marketing consultants, web designers, and photographers recommended by marketing officers from Best Lawyers law firms Best Lawyers International™ – Best Lawyers will release its first international guide in December, 2007. This first list will include Australia, Ireland, Israel, Kenya, New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa. Our first list of Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom will be released in January, 2008. Best Lawyers directories will be available online for every country

worldwide by December of 2009. For more information on Best Lawyers International please contact Carl Dawson at 803-644-1676 or cdawson@bestlawyers.com.

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The Best Lawyers in America

®

2008

THIS IS A PRICING SHEET

THIS IS NOT AN INVOICE

Woodward/White, Inc. 129 First Avenue, SW Aiken, SC 29801 Fax: 803-641-4794 Voice: 803-648-0300 http://www.bestlawyers.com

Balch & Bingham

1901 Sixth Avenue North, Suite 2600 Birmingham, AL 35203-4644

Customer ID

1598 Phone 205-251-8100 Date 8/27/2007

Listed Lawyers In Firm: 53

Item Description Price

10 Listed Lawyers @ $125 each 10 Listed Lawyers @ $100 each 33 Listed Lawyers @ $75 each

Deep Links Deep Links Deep Links $1,250.00 $1,000.00 $2,475.00 Total $4,725.00

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Best Lawyers Specialties

* Specialties denoted with asterisk are new to the 2008 edition

Administrative Law

Advertising Law

Alternative Dispute Resolution Antitrust Law

Appellate Law Banking Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law Bet-the-Company Litigation

Biotechnology Law Civil Rights Law

Collaborative Law: Family Law Commercial Litigation

Communications Law Construction Law

Corporate Governance and Compliance Law Corporate Law Criminal Defense Derivatives Law *DUI/DWI Defense Education Law Elder Law

Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law Employee Benefits Law

Energy Law

Entertainment Law Environmental Law Equipment Finance Law

*Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law Family Law

Family Law Mediation FDA Law

First Amendment Law Franchise Law

Gaming Law

Government Relations Law Health Care Law

Immigration Law

Information Technology Law Insurance Law

Intellectual Property Law

International Arbitration

International Trade and Finance Law Labor and Employment Law

Land Use & Zoning Law Legal Malpractice Law

Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law Maritime Law

Mass Tort Litigation Media Law

Medical Malpractice Law Mergers & Acquisitions Law Mining Law

Municipal Law Mutual Funds Law Native American Law Natural Resources Law Non-Profit/Charities Law

Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense Oil & Gas Law

Personal Injury Litigation Private Funds Law

Product Liability Litigation Professional Malpractice Law Project Finance Law

Public Finance Law Railroad Law Real Estate Law Securities Law Sports Law

Structured Finance Law Tax Law

Technology Law Timber Law

Transportation Law Trusts and Estates Venture Capital Law Water Law

White-Collar Criminal Defense Workers' Compensation Law

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