Chambers and Partners Recognizes Hunton Andrews Kurth Among Top Firms in USA 2020 Guide

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April 27, 2020

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP was recognized in the 2020 Chambers USA Guide with 38 practices ranked nationally and regionally and 94 attorneys earning individual rankings in their respective practice groups.

The following practices were recognized in the 2020 guide:

  • Banking & Finance - Florida and Texas
  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring - Texas and Virginia
  • Capital Markets: Debt & Equity - Texas
  • Capital Markets: Securitization - Nationwide
  • Climate Change - Nationwide
  • Corporate/M&A - Southern Virginia and Texas
  • Corporate/M&A and Private Equity - Florida
  • Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation) - Nationwide
  • Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) – Nationwide
  • Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity) -- Texas
  • Environment – Nationwide, California, District of Columbia, North Carolina, Texas and Virginia
  • Immigration – District of Columbia
  • Insurance - Florida
  • Intellectual Property - Southern Virginia
  • Labor & Employment - Virginia
  • Litigation: General Commercial – Florida and Virginia
  • Outsourcing - Nationwide
  • Privacy & Data Security - Nationwide
  • Projects: Power - Nationwide
  • Projects: Power & Renewables (Transactional) - Nationwide
  • Projects: PPP - Nationwide
  • Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy - Nationwide
  • Real Estate - Northern Virginia, Southern Virginia and Texas
  • Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use – Northern Virginia
  • REITs - Nationwide
  • Retail - Nationwide
  • Tax - Texas

The following attorneys were recognized in their respective practice:

Banking & Finance

  • David Barbour (Texas)
  • Thomas J. Perich (Texas)
  • John R. Schneider (Georgia)
  • Peter G. Weinstock (Texas)

Banking & Finance: Transactional

  • Fernando C. Alonso (Florida)


  • Tyler P. Brown (Virginia)
  • Timothy A. “Tad” Davidson II (Texas)
  • Jason W. Harbour (Virginia)
  • Justin F. Paget (Virginia)
  • Robin Russell (Texas)
  • R. Smith (Virginia)

Capital Markets: Debt & Equity

  • Michael O’Leary (Nationwide)

Capital Markets: Securitization

  • Steven H Becker (Nationwide)
  • John J. Dedyo (Nationwide)
  • Thomas Y. Hiner (Nationwide)
  • Amy McDaniel Williams (Nationwide)
  • Brent A. Lewis (Nationwide)
  • Edward L. Douma (Nationwide)
  • Eric Burner (Nationwide)

Climate Change

  • Shannon S. Broome (Nationwide)
  • William Brownell (Nationwide)
  • Charles H. Knauss (Nationwide)


  • Michael F. Albers (Texas)


  • Allen C. Goolsby (Southern Virginia)
  • Steven Haas (Southern Virginia)
  • Robert V. Jewell (Texas)
  • Michael O’Leary (Texas)
  • Gary E. Thompson (Southern Virginia)

Corporate/M&A & Private Equity

  • Fernando C. Alonso (Florida)

Energy: Electricity (Finance)

  • Emmett N. Ellis (Nationwide)
  • Michael F. Fitzpatrick, Jr. (Nationwide)
  • Steven C. Friend (Nationwide)
  • Christina Kwon (Nationwide)
  • Peter K. O’Brien (Nationwide)

Energy: Oil & Gas (Regulatory & Litigation)

  • Shermin V. Proctor (Nationwide)

Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional)

  • Hal V. Haltom, Jr. (Nationwide)
  • Michael O’Leary (Nationwide)

Energy: State Regulatory & Litigation (Electricity)

  • Myles Reynolds (Texas)
  • Tab Urbantke (Texas)


  • Tom Boer (California)
  • Shannon S. Broome (California)
  • William Brownell (District of Columbia)
  • Kristy A. Niehaus Bulleit (District of Columbia)
  • Deidre G. Duncan (District of Columbia)
  • Andrea Field (District of Columbia)
  • Kevin J. Finto (Virginia)
  • Harry M. “Pete” Johnson, III (Virginia)
  • Dan J. Jordanger (Virginia)
  • Charles H. Knauss (District of Columbia)
  • Nash E. Long (North Carolina)
  • Brent A. Rosser (North Carolina)
  • Lisa Montgomery Shelton (Texas)


  • Ian P. Band (District of Columbia)
  • Adam J. Rosser (District of Columbia)


  • Andrea DeField (Florida)
  • Walter J Andrews (Florida)

Insurance: Dispute Resolution – Policyholder

  • Lorelie S. Masters (Nationwide)

Insurance: Policyholder

  • Lorelie S. Masters (District of Columbia)

Intellectual Property

  • Stephen P. Demm (Southern Virginia)
  • Maya M. Eckstein (Southern Virginia)
  • John Gary Maynard (Southern Virginia)

Labor & Employment

  • Terence G. Connor (Florida)
  • Juan C. Enjamio (Florida)
  • Kurt A. Powell (Georgia)
  • Gregory B. Robertson (Virginia)
  • Holly H. Williamson (Texas)

Labor & Employment: Employee Benefits & Compensation

  • David Mustone (Virginia)
  • G. Ritter, II (Virginia)

Litigation: Appellate

  • Scott A. Brister (Texas)

Litigation: General Commercial

  • Samuel A. Danon (Florida)
  • Edward J. Fuhr (Virginia)
  • Gustavo J. Membiela (Florida)
  • Stuart A Raphael (Virginia)
  • Michael R. Shebelskie (Virginia)
  • Thomas G. Slater, Jr. (Virginia)
  • Robert M. Tata (Virginia)


  • Jeffrey L. Harvey (Nationwide)
  • Randall S. Parks (Nationwide)

Privacy & Data Security

  • Brittany M. Bacon (Nationwide)
  • Aaron P. Simpson (Nationwide)
  • Lisa J. Sotto (Nationwide)

Product Liability & Toxic Torts

  • Alexandra B. Cunningham


  • Jeffrey P. Schroeder (Nationwide)

Projects: Power & Renewables: Transactional

  • Eric R. Pogue

Projects: PPP

  • David B. Horner (Nationwide)
  • John O’Neill (Nationwide)

Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy

  • Laura Ellen Jones (Nationwide)
  • Hilary Lefko (Nationwide)
  • Eric R. Pogue (Nationwide)
  • Jeffrey P. Schroeder (Nationwide)

Real Estate

  • Mark B. Arnold (Texas)
  • Michael A. Boyd (Texas)
  • Daniel M. Campbell (Southern Virginia)
  • Howard E. Schreiber (Texas)
  • Andrew J. Tapscott (Southern Virginia)
  • Mark R. Vowell  (Texas)

Real Estate: Corporate

  • Laurie Grasso (New York)
  • Real Estate: Mainly Dirt
  • Carl F. Schwartz (New York)

Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use

  • John C. McGranahan, Jr. (Northern Virginia)


  • David C. Wright (Nationwide)

REITs: Tax

  • George C. Howell, III (Nationwide)
  • Kendal Sibley (Nationwide)


  • Thomas W. Ford, Jr. (Texas)
  • Robert J. McNamara (Texas)

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