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10.05.2021 Firm News

Williams Mullen’s Litigation Practice Named in Benchmark Litigation 2022

Williams Mullen is pleased to announce that the firm’s Litigation Practice has been recognized in the 2022 edition of Benchmark Litigation. The practice received the “Highly Recommended” distinction in Virginia and “Recommended” in North Carolina.

In addition to the firm’s distinction, ten attorneys were named “Local Litigation Stars,” and one was named to the “40 and Under Hot List.” See below for the full list.

Local Litigation Star – Virginia

  • William D. “Bill” Bayliss (General Commercial, Insurance)
  • Turner D. Broughton (General Commercial)
  • J. Brian Cashmere (Construction)
  • William F. “Bill” Devine (General Commercial)
  • Calvin W. “Woody” Fowler, Jr. (General Commercial, Securities)
  • Charles E. “Chuck” James, Jr. (White Collar Crime)
  • Brendan D. O’Toole (General Commercial)

Local Litigation Star – North Carolina

  • Elizabeth Davenport Scott (General Commercial, Insurance)
  • M. Keith Kapp (Antitrust, General Commercial)
  • Camden R. Webb (General Commercial)

40 & Under Hot List – North Carolina

  • Caitlin M. Poe (White Collar Crime)

Benchmark Litigation—the definitive guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys—is the only publication to focus exclusively on U.S. litigation. Rankings are determined through a variety of different factors including client interviews, peer recognition, client-base and depth of matters. More information about it methodology can be found at