Five of Clement Wheatley’s attorneys have been named members of the 2015 Virginia Legal Elite as published in Virginia Business Magazine’s December issue.
Virginia Business Magazine has published a list of Legal Elite in the Commonwealth since 2000. For the 2015 awards, Virginia lawyers nominated nearly 3,800 of their peers across 18 categories, with approximately a quarter (992) making the final list of the Legal Elite.
Clement Wheatley’s attorneys were named in five separate categories as Virginia Legal Elite:
- Bankruptcy/Creditors’ Rights – Darren Bentley
- Business Law – Michael Guanzon
- Family Law/Domestic Relations – Rachael Sanford
- Taxes/Estates/Trusts/Elder Law – Harry Sakellaris
- Young Lawyer (Under 40) – Steven Gould
Founded in 1936, Clement Wheatley is the largest firm based in Southside Virginia. The firm handles civil litigation, insurance claims and defense, issues related to banks and banking, general business law, wills, trusts and estates, creditor’s rights, commercial real estate, healthcare issues, family law, taxation, bankruptcy, and construction law. Attorneys in the firm focus on specific areas of the law, developing a keen understanding of the related issues. The firm’s team-oriented approach provides an exceptional service and value to clients.