Eleven Manning Fulton Lawyers Among 2011 Legal Elite
January 19, 2011
Business North Carolina, January 2011
Raleigh, NC – Eleven lawyers at the Raleigh firm Manning Fulton & Skinner, P.A. are listed among Business North Carolina magazine's 2011 Legal Elite.
The list, determined annually based on votes submitted by lawyers across the state, includes two
Manning Fulton lawyers who were inducted into the Legal Elite Hall of Fame after being ranked
number one in their field in a previous year. They include Barry D. Mann, ranked top Real Estate
lawyer in 2005, and Samuel T. Oliver, Jr., ranked top Real Estate lawyer in 2007.
- Antitrust - Michael T. Medford
- Bankruptcy - William C. Smith, Jr.
- Business - William B. Gwyn, Jr.
- Construction - Judson A. Welborn
- Employment - Kristen G. Lingo
- Family Law - Michael S. Harrell
- Real Estate - Alison R. Cayton, Nicole S. Loeffler, Samuel T. Oliver, Jr. (Hall of Fame), Barry D. Mann (Hall of Fame)
- Tax, Estate Planning - Stephen T. Byrd
About Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite
Since 2002, Business North Carolina magazine has honored Tar Heel lawyers by publishing Business
North Carolina’s Legal Elite, a listing of the state’s top lawyers in business-related categories.
Winners are chosen not by Business North Carolina editors but by the state's lawyers. Business North
Carolina's Legal Elite has become the model for other awards and lists, but it remains unique as the
only award that gives every active lawyer in the state the opportunity to participate. Business North
Carolina's Legal Elite includes the top lawyers chosen using this statewide ballot.
About Manning Fulton & Skinner, P.A.
Manning Fulton’s skilled and experienced lawyers counsel and represent clients in a variety of
litigation and transactional matters. By remaining a midsize firm offering a broad range of expertise,
Manning Fulton is able to keep overhead costs low while maintaining the depth of a full service firm.
Most attorneys share a long history at the firm and have cultivated client relationships that extend
back years, and in some cases, decades. Clients benefit from expert legal advice and services
comparable to that of larger firms while enjoying lower fees, easy access to lawyers, solid
relationships and personable service. Manning Fulton is an excellent choice for clients seeking
efficient and effective legal services.