Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business recognized two HWG practices and eleven HWG attorneys as leaders in the legal field in the publication’s 2019 edition.

For the eleventh consecutive year, HWG received a “Band 1” rank in the “Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite” category.  HWG had more individual attorneys recognized in this category than any other law firm.  HWG partners ranked in the “Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite” category include:

Scott Blake Harris
Paul Margie
John Nakahata
Michael Nilsson
Brita Strandberg
William Wiltshire
Christopher Wright

HWG’s litigators received recognitions both for their collective and individual performance.

HWG was ranked among the leading firms in the “White Collar and Government Investigations” category in Washington, DC, with the following three partners recognized individually in this category for excellence:

Tom Connolly
Steven Fredley
Patrick O’Donnell

In additional litigation categories, HWG partner Amy Richardson, founder of the firm’s Raleigh office, was named a “recognized practitioner” for general commercial litigation in North Carolina.  And Tom Connolly, head of the firm’s litigation practice, was recognized in the nationwide category for trial lawyers.

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