Super Lawyers® has recognized Butler Snow attorney Diane K. Pappayliou in its 2022 edition of North Carolina Super Lawyers®. Pappayliou was named a Rising Star for the second consecutive year for her work in Insurance Coverage.
Pappayliou practices in Butler Snow’s Wilmington, N.C., office with the Tort, Transportation and Specialized Litigation group. She has served on civil litigation teams in a variety of contexts, including maritime law, corporate law, insurance defense, municipal law and transportation law.
Pappayliou is a member of the American Bar Association, the North Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina State Bar, the New Hanover County Bar Association, the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys Coastal Chapter and the Defense Research Institute. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Davidson College and her Juris Doctor from Elon University School of Law.
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. The annual selections are made using a rigorous process, including a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. Only 5% of lawyers in each state or region are named to the Super Lawyers® list and no more than 2.5% are named to the Rising Stars list. Super Lawyers® identifies Rising Stars as those attorneys, 40 years old or younger, who have made exceptional contributions in a particular practice area for 10 years or less.