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Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 31 Burns White Attorneys, Names One Lawyer of the Year, and 15 Lawyers as Ones to Watch

Best Lawyers in America© announced today that 31 Burns White attorneys have been selected by their peers as The Best Lawyers in America© for 2023.  One lawyer received the additional distinction of Lawyer of the Year in his respective area of practice, and 15 lawyers listed as Ones to Watch.

The Best Lawyers in America© honorees:

Lawrence J. Baldasare, Member, for Workers’ Compensation Law—Employers

John A. Bass, Member, for Medical Malpractice Law—Defendants

Nicole E. Bazzy, Member, for Railroad Law

Robert J. Behling, Member, for Product Liability Litigation—Defendants

Edward J. Carbone, Member, for Health Care Law

Jason J. Cervone, Member, for Railroad Law

David A. Damico, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Committee Member, for Railroad Law

Robert E. Dapper, Jr., Executive Committee Member, for Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Litigation—Insurance and Personal Injury Litigation—Defendants

David H. Dille, Member, for Workers’ Compensation Law—Employers

Daniel B. Donahoe, Member, for Railroad Law

Kurt F. Fernsler, Member, for Construction Law, Litigation—Construction

Daniel J. Hampton, Member, for Railroad Law

Mark B. Hartig, Member, for Litigation—Health Care

Matthew Jameson III, Member, for Construction Law, Litigation—Construction

David R. Johnson, Executive Committee Member, for Medical Malpractice Law—Defendants

Brian S. Kane, Member, for Litigation—Insurance Law

James D. Lamp, Of Counsel, for Arbitration, Insurance Law, Litigation—Insurance, Mediation

T.H. Lyda, Executive Committee Member, for Railroad Law

Joseph A. Macerelli, Member, for Medical Malpractice Law—Defendants

Patrick L. Mechas, Member, for Medical Malpractice Law—Defendants

William J. Mundy, Executive Committee Member, for Health Care Law

Colleen A. Mountcastle, Member, for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions—Defendants

Scott Newman, Executive Committee Member, for Workers’ Compensation Law—Employers

Dorothy C. O’Neil, Member, for Family Law

Thomas M. Pohl, Member, for Commercial Litigation

Mary-Jo Rebelo, Chief Executive Officer, for Commercial Litigation, Employment Law—Management

Joseph C. Romano, Member, for Workers’ Compensation Law—Employers

Richard W. Saxe, Jr., Member, for Construction Law, Litigation—Construction

Mark Stadler, Member, for Commercial Litigation

Randall L. Trautwein, Counsel, for Construction Law

Lyle D. Washowich, Chief Operating Officer Western Region, for Commercial Litigation

Lawyer of the Year:

T.H. Lyda received the Lawyer of the Year distinction, recognized for his work in Railroad Law.  Mr. Lyda is the co-chair of the firm’s Railroad Law practice group.

Ones to Watch honorees:

Courtney C. Brennan, Associate, for Commercial Litigation and Litigation—Labor and Employment

Joshua D. Brown, Associate, Commercial Litigation, Energy Law and Real Estate Law

Ashley L. Griffin, Member, for Medical Malpractice Law—Defendants

Brooke L. Hamilton, Associate, for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions—Defendants

Emily K. Harlovic, Associate, for Product Liability Litigation—Defendants

Daniel W. Inadomi, Member, for Banking and Finance Law and Commercial Litigation

Jill E. Lansden, Associate, for Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Litigation—Construction, Personal Injury Litigation—Defendants, and Product Liability Litigation—Defendants

Denise P. Lubliner, Member, for Personal Injury Litigation—Defendants

Daniel J. Margonari, Member, for Medical Malpractice Law—Defendants

William D. Murray, Associate, for Health Care Law

Katherine J. Noa, Associate, for Health Care Law

Evan G. O’Connor, Associate, for Health Care Law

Sean P. O’Mahoney, Member, for Health Care Law

Danielle M. Parks, Associate, for Workers’ Compensation Law—Employers

Kenneth N. Schott III, Associate, for Litigation—Banking and Finance

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers® is based on a peer-review survey where more than 52,000 attorneys cast nearly 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas and geographic locations.