Arnall Golden Gregory Attorneys Recognized in 2021 Best Lawyers in America Guides

ATLANTA – We are pleased to announce that nearly 70 AGG attorneys are named to the 2021 Best Lawyers in America® guides. Partners Jon Golden and Bob Rothman are recognized as “Lawyers of the Year.”

More than 50 attorneys have been named as “Best Lawyers” for exceptional service, an increase of six lawyers from last year.

New this year is Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch,” given to attorneys early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice. AGG is proud to have nearly 20 lawyers included in this list.

“We congratulate each of these attorneys on this well-deserved recognition,” states the firm’s managing partner, Jonathan E. Eady.

Best Lawyers “Lawyers of the Year”:

Jonathan Golden, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Robert L. Rothman, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – First Amendment

Best Lawyers in America:

Anisa I. Abdullahi, Banking and Finance Law

Michael Barry, Health Care Law

Jason E. Bring, Health Care Law

Matthew M. Brohm, Corporate Law

Althea J.K. Broughton , Real Estate Law

Jennifer D. Burgar, Health Care Law

Henry R. Chalmers, Commercial Litigation Law

Sherman A. Cohen, Corporate Law

Aaron M. Danzig, Criminal Defense: White Collar Law, Qui Tam Law

Anuj Desai, Litigation – Intellectual Property

Brooke F. Dickerson, Environmental Law

Stephen M. Dorvee, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Trademark Law

Jonathan E. Eady, Real Estate Law

Scott A. Fisher, Real Estate Law

Andrew B. Flake, Commercial Litigation Law

Kevin B. Getzendanner, Commercial Litigation Law

Jonathan Golden, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Michael D. Golden, Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law, Corporate Law

John L. Gornall Jr., Economic Development Law

Mark A. Gould, Jr., Real Estate Law

Cleburne E. Gregory III, Tax Law

Donald I. Hackney Jr., Corporate Law

Glenn P. Hendrix, Commercial Litigation, Health Care Law, Elder Law, International Arbitration – Commercial Law

Jack K. Holland, Trusts and Estates

Alan C. Horowitz, Health Care Law

Darryl Scott Laddin, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Bertram L. Levy, Trusts and Estates

Alan G. Minsk, FDA Law

Jonathan L. Neville, Real Estate Law

Steven A. Pepper, Real Estate Law

Henry M. Perlowski, Employment Law – Management

Mindy S. Planer, Commercial Finance Law, Real Estate Law

Rebekah N. Plowman, Litigation – Health Care

Suzanne T. Plybon, Trusts and Estates

Robert L. Rothman, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – First Amendment Law

John P. Rowley, Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Hedy S. Rubinger, Health Care Law, Elder Law

H. Carol Saul, Health Care Law

Abe J. Schear, Real Estate Law

Andrew D. Siegel, Real Estate Law

Teri A. Simmons, Immigration Law

Philip G. Skinner, Real Estate Law

Adam S. Skorecki, Corporate Law

Jay I. Solomon, Immigration Law

John C. Spinrad, Environmental Law, Litigation – Environmental

Scott E. Taylor, Litigation – Intellectual Property, Trademark Law

Michael L. Van Cise, Trusts and Estates

Jeremy T. Ware, Trusts and Estates

Ronald A. Weiner, Commercial Finance Law, Commercial Transactions/UCC Law

J. Grant Wilmer Jr., Real Estate Law

Sandra Z. Zayac, Public Finance Law

Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch”:

Joseph H. Brock, Real Estate Law

Alexander B. Foster, Health Care Law

Gregory M. Gaylis, Health Care Law

Joel N. Gossner, Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law

Kathryn Baldwin Hecker, Trusts and Estates

Tanner D. Ivie, Banking and Finance Law

Ryan Kerr, Health Care Law

Rebecca Lunceford Kolb, Commercial Litigation

Nick Passarello, Banking and Finance Law, Real Estate Law

Madison M. Pool, Health Care Law

Barbara J. Rogers, Health Care Law

Kara Gordon Silverman, Health Care Law

Andrew C. Stevens, Commercial Litigation

Steven Thompson, Real Estate Law

Best Lawyers’ methodology is based entirely on peer review and recognition is considered a significant honor.



Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is an Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Atlanta and Washington, DC. Our client-service model is rooted in taking a “business sensibility” approach of fully understanding how our clients’ legal matters fit into their overall business objectives. We provide industry knowledge, attention to detail, transparency and value to help businesses and individuals achieve their definition of success. Our transaction, litigation and regulatory counselors serve clients in healthcare, real estate, litigation and other dispute resolution, business transactions, fintech, global commerce, government investigations and logistics and transportation. With our rich experience and know-how, we don’t ask “if,” we figure out “how.” Visit us at