Nine Schell Bray Attorneys Named in The Best Lawyers in America®

Best Lawyers in America

Schell Bray Aycock Abel & Livingston PLLC is proud to announce that eleven of its members have been named to the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®:


Michael R. Abel for Corporate Law, Employee Benefits Law and Tax Law

Holly H. Alderman for Real Estate Law

Doris R. Bray for Corporate Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Capital Markets Law and Securities Regulation Law

Barbara R. Christy for Real Estate Law

Michael H. Godwin for Trusts and Estates

Garland G. Graham for Corporate Law

Jennifer L.J. Koenig for Trusts and Estates

Paul H. Livingston, Jr. for Trusts and Estates

Thomas C. Watkins for Banking and Finance Law and Corporate Law


Best Lawyers is the oldest and one of the most widely respected and recognized peer-review publications in the legal profession. Listings are based on an extensive peer-review survey in which leading lawyers confidentially evaluate the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas.  Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed.  The American Lawyermagazine has described Best Lawyers as “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”  We are pleased that Schell Bray has had members of the firm listed in Best Lawyers for more than twenty years.