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R. Kent Westberry named “Lawyer of the Year” 2021 by Best Lawyers

On Behalf of | Aug 20, 2020 | Best Lawyers in America, Firm News


Kent Westberry named 2021 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in the Louisville area.

August 20, 2020 — Landrum & Shouse LLP attorney R. Kent Westberry was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” for Criminal Defense: White-Collar.

Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant. These lawyers are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the peer review assessments.

Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.

In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, R. Kent Westberry was also listed in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas:

Commercial Litigation

Litigation – Municipal

Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.