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Butler Snow Grows Commercial Litigation Group in Memphis – The Daily News

Butler Snow’s Clifton M. Lipman, Robert L. Crawford and Michael I. Less were recently mentioned in The Daily News’s article Butler Snow Grows Commercial Litigation Group in Memphis:

The Memphis office of Butler Snow LLP has added three attorneys to its commercial litigation group.

 

Clifton Lipman, Robert Crawford and Michael Less are the latest attorneys to join the full-service law firm in recent months.

 

Former U.S. Attorney Ed Stanton joined the Butler Snow’s commercial litigation group in March as part of a white-collar compliance and government investigations team.

 

Lipman will be of counsel at Butler Snow and continue to focus his practice on all aspects of construction law. He has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Memphis and earned his law degree at the U of M’s Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.

 

Crawford’s practice in commercial litigation includes financial institution and general business disputes. Crawford earned his bachelor’s degree from Rhodes College and a law degree from Vanderbilt

University.

 

Less has concentrated his practice in construction law representing owners, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, sureties, insurance companies, design professionals and financial institutions. He is a fellow in the American College of Construction Counsel and is a founder of the Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel, serving as president of the group in 2006.

 

Less has an undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri and a law degree from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.

 

Butler Snow employs more than 330 attorneys across its 22 U.S. offices as well as locations in London and Singapore.

To read the original coverage of Clifton M. Lipman, Robert L. Crawford and Michael I. Less by The Daily News, please visit https://www.memphisdailynews.com/news/2017/apr/11/butler-snow-law-firm-grows-commercial-litigation-group/