CowanPerry PC is pleased to announce that attorney, David E. Perry was recognized as Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law – “Lawyer of the Year” for the Roanoke area by U.S. News and World Report® in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. This is the highest overall recognition offered and is given to only one attorney in a geographic location for each specific practice area.
Overall, four of the firm’s attorneys were recognized by clients and peers, and selected as The Best Lawyers in America® 2021 for their work in the following practice areas:
- James (Jim) K. Cowan, Jr.: Employment Law – Management; Land Use and Zoning Law; and Litigation – Labor and Employment.
- David E. Perry: Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships); Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Real Estate Law; and Tax Law.
- Douglas W. Densmore: Banking and Finance Law; Corporate Law; Financial Services Regulation Law; and Mergers and Acquisitions; and Securities Regulation.
- Tara A. Branscom: Trademark Law.
In addition, two of the firm’s attorneys were recognized in 2021 Best Lawyers®: Ones To Watch inaugural edition, recognizing extraordinary lawyers who have been in private practice for less than 10 years: