26 Kirton McConkie Attorneys Recognized as Best Lawyers for 2017-2018

Kirton McConkie is pleased to announce 26 lawyers in 26 different legal categories were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for 2017-2018. This distinction is the most esteemed in the entire legal profession, recognizing only the top 4 percent of attorneys in the country.

The attorneys recognized as Best Lawyers and the areas of legal practice for which they received this recognition are:

Appellate Practice

  • Von Keetch

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

  • Ralph Mabey
  • Adelaide Maudsley

Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

  • Thomas Mecham

Commercial Litigation

  • Peter Schofield
  • David Wahlquist
  • Ben Hathaway

Corporate Law

  • Brent Andrewsen
  • Robert Hyde
  • Randy Johnson
  • Gary Winger
  • Lee Wright
  • Robbie Yates

Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

  • Thomas Checketts

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

  • Lorin Barker
  • Jon Waddoups

Employment Law - Management

  • Robert McKinley

Energy Law

  • Brian Burnett

Family Law

  • Oscar McConkie III

First Amendment Law

  • Von Keetch

Franchise Law

  • Lee Wright

Immigration Law

  • Lynn McMurray

Labor Law - Management

  • Robert McKinley

Litigation - Construction

  • David Wahlquist
  • Cameron Hancock

Litigation - First Amendment

  • Ben Hathaway

Litigation - Intellectual Property

  • Michael Krieger

Litigation - Real Estate

  • David Wahlquist
  • Willis Orton

Mergers and Acquisitions Law

  • Gary Winger

Natural Resources Law

  • Brian Burnett

Non-Profit / Charities Law

  • Brent Andrewsen

Patent Law

  • Michael Krieger
  • Craig Metcalf

Real Estate Law

  • Lorin Barker
  • Read Hellewell
  • Robert Hyde

Securities / Capital Markets Law

  • Gary Winger

Tax Law

  • Thomas Mecham

Trusts and Estates

  • Brent Andrewsen
  • Thomas Mecham

Best Lawyers compiles lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. Lawyers are not allowed to pay a fee to be included in Best Lawyers. As a result, the publication is widely regarded within the legal profession as an honor conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers.