Nine partners in the law firm of Huddleston Bolen have been recognized in Chambers USA 2014 Guide: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.
In Corporate and Commercial law, Chambers USA recognized Dan Earl, Tom Gilpin, Tom Murray, Audy Perry and Chris Plybon.
Chambers USA also recognized the firm’s Labor and Employment practice, highlighting the work of Kevin Nelson and Scott Sheets. In describing the practice, the Guide noted the team’s work in defending wrongful discharge and discrimination claims.
In Litigation, Chambers USA recognized Dick Bolen and JH Mahaney. The guide describes the practice as having strengths in mass tort and class actions, as well as matters involving complex business disputes, environmental cases and regulatory work.
Chambers USA described lawyers in the firm’s Natural Resource practice as being “good communicators, excellent in knowing the nuances of West Virginia’s natural resource law.”
Chambers USA noted the firm’s strengths in real estate law, particularly in commercial development, financing and acquisitions. In its review, the guide quoted clients who described the firm’s real estate practice as “excellent” and having “performed outstandingly.”
Huddleston Bolen employs more than 50 attorneys in offices located in Huntington and Charleston in West Virginia as well as in Ashland and Louisville, Ky. The firm dates to 1871.