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Kutak Rock Represented in Chambers USA 2020 Rankings

News | April 23, 2020

Kutak Rock is pleased to announce the firm is honored in Chambers USA 2020, a guide that ranks the top lawyers and law firms across the United States. The rankings include 25 attorneys and seven practice areas in the firm’s Arkansas, Nebraska and Virginia offices. For the first time, Chambers ranked the firm’s bankruptcy/restructuring practice at a national level.

Chambers and Partners identifies and ranks the best law firms and lawyers through the work of more than 200 full-time editors and researchers in 200 jurisdictions throughout the world. The rankings in the Chambers USA guide are based on in-depth interviews with lawyer and clients. Law firms and individuals are assessed on legal knowledge and experience, ability, effectiveness and client-service. Firms and individuals are ranked in bands from 1 to 6, with 1 being the best. Further ranking categories include “Up-and-coming” which lists those who are driving their firm’s growth and “Star Individuals,” awarded to individuals with exceptional reputations in their field of knowledge.

Below is a list of Kutak Rock practices that are listed in Chambers USA 2020:


  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Real Estate


  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Healthcare
  • Labor/Employment
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Real Estate
  • Tax


  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring

Below is the full listing of Kutak Rock attorneys ranked in Chambers USA 2020 in the following markets and practice areas:

  • Jess Askew, III, Arkansas, Litigation: General Commercial
  • Peter Barrett, Virginia, Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Robert Cohen, Nebraska, Healthcare
  • Michael Condyles, Virginia, Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • James C. Creigh, Nebraska, Corporate/Commercial
  • Thomas Dahlk, Nebraska, Litigation: General Commercial
  • Michael Degan, Nebraska, Litigation: General Commercial
  • Randal B. Frazier, Arkansas, Real Estate; Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
  • H. Watt Gregory, Arkansas, Corporate/Commercial
  • Walter L. Griffiths, Nebraska, Real Estate
  • Howard F. Hahn, Nebraska, Healthcare
  • Jim Hathaway, Arkansas, Corporate/Commercial: Municipal Bonds
  • Andrew King, Arkansas, Litigation: General Commercial
  • C. David McDaniel, Arkansas, Corporate/Commercial
  • Bartholomew L. McLeay, Nebraska, Litigation: General Commercial
  • Michael G. Mullin, Nebraska, Litigation: Mediators
  • Gigi O’Hara, Nebraska, Labor & Employment
  • John P. Passarelli, Nebraska, Intellectual Property
  • Christopher Phillips, Nebraska, Healthcare
  • Terry W. Pool, Arkansas, Real Estate
  • Richard Rosenblatt, Nebraska, Real Estate
  • John E. Schembari, Nebraska, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • Robert M. Slovek, Nebraska, Litigation: General Commercial
  • Marcia Washkuhn, Nebraska, Labor & Employment
  • Gordon Wilbourn, Arkansas, Corporate/Commercial: Municipal Bonds