August 18, 2017 – Four Sullivan Hill attorneys – John Engel, Christopher Hawkins, James Hill, and Donald Rez – have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. The featured attorneys were all recognized in different fields representing the firm’s full service representation to clients in a variety of industries. John Engel, Shareholder, was recognized in the field of Real Estate Law. Engel has more than 40 years of experience in most phases of corporate, real estate, commercial and business law. In the fields of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Shareholder Christopher V. Hawkins and Shareholder James P. Hill were recognized. Hawkins is a member of the Executive Committee and practices in the Insolvency and Commercial Bankruptcy, Business Transactions, and Commercial and Business Litigation practice groups. Hill is a founding member of the firm, member of its Executive Committee and chair of the firm’s Insolvency and Commercial Bankruptcy practice group; he practices primarily in the areas of bankruptcy, insolvency and commercial law. Shareholder Donald G. Rez was recognized in the area of Commercial Litigation. Rez focuses his practice in the areas of business and commercial litigation and antitrust and trade regulation.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. For the 24th Edition, 7.4 million votes were analyzed through an exhaustive peer-review evaluation which resulted in 58,000 leading lawyers highlighted in The Best Lawyers in America®.