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Seventeen Ellis & Winters Lawyers Named to 2014 North Carolina Super Lawyers

Jan 21, 2014 | Raleigh, NC, United States

Ellis & Winters LLP is pleased to announce that seventeen of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 North Carolina Super Lawyers and North Carolina Rising Stars lists.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selection for Super Lawyers includes a multi-phased rating process consisting of independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. The Rising Stars list is compiled using the same criteria as Super Lawyers but candidates must be 40 years old or younger or have been in practice for 10 years or less to be considered.

The Super Lawyers list recognizes no more than 5 percent of attorneys in each state, and the Rising Stars list recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state. The attorneys will be featured in the February 2014 edition of North Carolina Super Lawyers magazine. Ellis & Winters’ 2014 North Carolina Super Lawyers honorees and their respective categories are as follows:

  • Chuck Anderson (Real Estate)
  • Andrew Chamberlin (Civil Litigation: Defense)
  • Dick Ellis (Civil Litigation: Defense)
  • Stephen Feldman (Business Litigation)
  • Alex Hagan(Civil Litigation: Defense)
  • Leslie Packer (Civil Litigation: Defense)
  • Jon Sasser (Business Litigation)
  • Matt Sawchak (Business Litigation)
  • Tom Segars (Business Litigation)
  • Curtis Shipley (Business Litigation)
  • Paul Sun (Business Litigation)
  • Dixie Wells (Business Litigation)
  • Mike Winters (Real Estate)

The Ellis & Winters 2014 North Carolina Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list and their respective practice areas are:

  • Ashley Brathwaite (Personal Injury – Medical Malpractice Defense)
  • Jeremy Falcone (Business Litigation)
  • Lenor Marquis Segal (Business Litigation)
  • Jamie Weiss (Business Litigation)

Receiving additional recognition, Jon Sasser and Matt Sawchak were also recognized as being in the “Top 10” Super Lawyers in North Carolina. Leslie Packer was recognized as being one of the “Top 100” Super Lawyers in North Carolina and one of the “Top 50 Women” North Carolina Super Lawyers. Dick Ellis was honored as one of the “Top 100” North Carolina Super Lawyers and Dixie Wells was named one of the “Top 50 Women” North Carolina Super Lawyers.