32 Eastman & Smith Lawyers Included in 2024 Best Lawyers® Lists


Eastman & Smith is pleased to announce that 32 of our attorneys have been recognized in the 2024 Best Lawyers® lists, including 27 attorneys recognized in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® and five attorneys recognized in the 2024 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America list.

Additionally, two attorneys received Best Lawyers® 2024 Lawyer of the Year awards.  Only one attorney per metropolitan region for each of the Best Lawyers® categories can receive a Lawyer of the Year award.   These attorneys were the recipients of the largest total peer feedback for the practice area and geographic region in which they received this honor.

To qualify for Best Lawyers in America®, an attorney must be nominated, then reviewed by other attorneys and finally has to be in good standing with their respective state bar association ethics committee. Less than 5% of attorneys in the U.S. are listed in Best Lawyers®. Below are the names of Eastman & Smith attorneys on this year's list as well as the categories in which they appear.

Business Law

Environmental Law

Estate Planning Law

Labor and Employment Law


The Best Lawyers®: Ones to Watch in America encompasses attorneys who show “outstanding professional excellence” and have been practicing law for five to nine years. The attorneys included in the 2024 list are:

The Firm congratulates these attorneys for their recognition.

The full methodology for The Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America is available here.