Woolf McClane attorneys, Howard E. Jarvis and Dennis R. McClane, have been named as a Best Lawyers' 2016 Knoxville "Lawyer of the Year" in their practice area. Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community is being honored as a “Lawyer of the Year.”
Howard E. Jarvis was named the Best Lawyers’ 2016 Knoxville Product Liability Litigation - Defendants “Lawyer of the Year”. Additionally, he has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 22nd edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in the practice areas of: Litigation - Environmental, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants and Product Liability Litigation - Defendants.
Dennis R. McClane was named the Best Lawyers’ 2016 Knoxville Real Estate Law “Lawyer of the Year”. Additionally, he has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 22nd edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in the practice areas of: Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law and Real Estate Law.
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