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Butler Snow Climbs Ranks of NLJ 250

Butler, Snow, O’Mara, Stevens & Cannada, PLLC (Butler Snow), was recently named to the NLJ 250, an annual survey of the nation’s largest law firms by The National Law Journal.

The NLJ 250 ranked Butler Snow at 222nd; a significant rise from last year’s ranking of 240th. The ranking is based on the number of full-time attorneys for 2011. In addition, The National Law Journal recognized Butler Snow as having the most attorneys in the state of Mississippi. When evaluating states with the most attorneys in the NLJ 250, Mississippi was ranked 29th of the 50 states, a 22.6 percent increase from last year.

“We continue to focus on our strategic growth plan by expanding our geographic reach to better serve our clients,” said Donald Clark Jr., Chairman of Butler Snow. “It is rewarding to see those strategic efforts reflected with a higher ranking on this year’s list.”
In the last 18 months, Butler Snow expanded significantly with the opening of three new offices and the addition of more than 30 attorneys.

Butler, Snow, O’Mara, Stevens & Cannada, PLLC, is a full-service law firm with more than 180 attorneys representing local, regional, national and international clients from offices in Birmingham and Montgomery, Ala.; Greater Jackson, Bay St. Louis, Gulfport and Oxford, Miss.; Greater Nashville and Memphis, Tenn.; Baton Rouge and New Orleans, La.; and Fort Washington and Greater Philadelphia, Penn.

The National Law Journal is a weekly newspaper published by ALM Properties, Inc. The newspaper was launched in 1978 to serve the legal community by featuring recent court decisions, jury verdicts, expert practitioner columns, as well as special reports and articles focusing on emerging trends.

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