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Heyl Royster Partners Named "Best Lawyers" in America


Eight Heyl Royster partners are listed in the 24th edition of Best Lawyers in America 2018. In the latest edition of this highly regarded, national publication, Kent Plotner, Managing Partner of the firm’s Edwardsville office, was added as a  Best Lawyer in the category of Mass Tort Litigation /Class Actions – Defendants. The firm's partners who were again named as Best Lawyers are: Tim Bertschy for Commercial Litigation (since 2010); Roger Clayton for Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (since 2015); Steve Heine for Railroad Law (since 2013); Brad Ingram for Employment Law – Management (since 2010); Lisa LaConte for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants (since 2014); Chris Larson for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants (since 2008); and Doug Pomatto for Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (since 2015).

Best Lawyers is a legal directory that is entirely based on peer review. The process is designed to capture the consensus opinion of top lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area. The Best Lawyers Board of Advisors includes legal luminaries from almost every major world economy as well as general counsel from global companies with business on every continent.