42 Members of Owners’ Counsel of America Make Best Lawyers’ List of Distinguished Law Firms for 2023

Press release

August 30, 2022

DENVER, August 30, 2022 (Newswire.com) –
Best Lawyers®the legal profession’s oldest peer-reviewed publication has updated its lists and now names 42 Homeowners Council of America members in its 2023 publication in recognition of their expertise and practices in eminent domain and sentencing law. The updated list now includes George Autry (North Carolina), Stephanie Autry (North Carolina), Keith Babcock (South Carolina), Joshua Baker (Virginia), Michael Berger (California), Dana Berliner (Washington DC), William Blake (Nebraska), Amy Brigham Boulris (Florida), Andrew Prince Brigham (Florida), Ed Burg (California), James Burling (California), Brandee Caswell (Colorado), Anthony DellaPelle (New Jersey), Robert Denlow (Missouri) , Darius Dynkowski (Michigan), John Hamilton (Kansas), Paul Henry (Missouri), Warren Herlong (Alabama), Daniel Manning (Iowa), Alan Marcuvitz (Wisconsin), James Masterman (Massachusetts), Charles McFarland (Texas), Dwight Merriam (Connecticut), Anthony Misseldine (Arizona), Mark Murakami (Hawaii), Tom Olson (New Jersey), Casey Pipes (Alabama), Michael Rikon (New York), Howard Roston (Minnesota), Charles Ruffin (Georgia), William Ryan (Illinois), Mark Savin (Minnesota), Paul Scott (Mississippi), Jack Sperber (Colorado), Brad Stout (Kansas), J Joseph Suntum (Ma ryland), Robert Thomas (Hawaii), Jim Thompson (Maryland), Joseph Waldo (Virginia), Kevin Walsh (Tennessee), Kermitt Waters (Nevada) and Joe Willis (Oregon).

Seven OCA members were also named Lawyer of the Year for 2023. They include: Amy Brigham Boulris (Florida), James Masterman (Massachusetts), Tom Olson (New Jersey), Casey Pipes (Alabama), Howard Roston (Minnesota), Joseph Suntum (Maryland) and Robert Thomas (Hawaii). The “Lawyer of the Year” honor is unique because only one lawyer in each legal specialty and in each designated metropolitan market is recognized for this honor.

Finally, two other OCA members, Marie Harlan (Texas) and David Paalova (South Carolina), made the “Those to Watch” list.

Best Lawyers® the lists are compiled based on comprehensive peer review. Lawyers are not allowed to pay fees to be registered; therefore, inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America © is considered a singular honor.

Since its first publication in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Corporate legal advisor the magazine called Best Lawyers “the most respected list of lawyers in practice.”

Owners’ Counsel of America is a national network of attorneys dedicated to representing private property owners in eminent estates, reverse sentencing, property assessment, and property rights matters.

Source: Homeowners Council of America