Teague Campbell Dennis & Gorham, LLP (Raleigh, NC) is proud to announce that William A. Bulfer, Julia S. Hooten, Courtney C. Britt, Edward S. Schenk, III, and Jacob H. Wellman have been selected for inclusion in the North Carolina Rising Stars 2011 List as part of North Carolina Super Lawyers.
Rising Stars, which was lauched by Super Lawyers in 1998, recognizes the top attorneys in each state who are either 40 years old or younger or have been practicing for 10 years or less. Although Rising Stars orignially recognized the top up-and-coming attorneys in the state of Minnesota, it now honors the top attorneys in California, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
Just like Super Lawyers, Rising Stars are selected by their peers. Lawyers submitting nominations are instructed to only nominate attorneys that they have personally observed firsthand, in action as opposing counsel, co-counsel or through other courtroom observation.