28 SKO Attorneys in Indianapolis Named to “2023 U.S. News Best Lawyers® in America”

“It’s a great honor to have 28 SKO attorneys in our Indianapolis office recognized as “U.S. News Best Lawyers in America®.” said P. Douglas Barr, Managing Director with Stoll Keenon Ogden. “Our peers are telling us what we already know — that our lawyers are among the most skilled in the country. We are especially honored this year to have a total of 28 attorneys selected including eight of our younger attorneys named to “Ones to Watch”.” Barr continued “we are especially proud of Norris Cunningham, Donn Wray and Ronnie Katz receiving Indianapolis’ Lawyer of the Year for their respective practice areas. These attorneys are a valued part of the foundation of both our firm and our community and I cannot think of any attorneys who are more deserving.”

U.S. News Lawyer of the Year:

Three Indianapolis-based SKO attorneys have been recognized as Best Lawyers in America® “Lawyer of the Year” 2023 for the Indianapolis area. Only one attorney for each practice area is selected within the geographic area for Lawyer of the Year.

Norris Cunningham, Arbitration

Ronald Katz, Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

Donn H. Wray, Litigation — Insurance

U.S. News Best Lawyers in America® 2023:

Glenn D. Bowman, (2019) Insurance Law, and Litigation — Insurance

Dennis Cantrell, (2022) Environmental Law, Insurance Law, and Litigation — Insurance

Norris Cunningham, (2017) Arbitration, Health Care Law, and Litigation – Health Care

Tricia Freije, (2022) Litigation — Health Care

Michael Gabovitch, (2022) Real Estate Law

Jeffrey A. Hearn, (2020) Real Estate Law

Timothy Hurlbut, (2021) Commercial Finance Law, and Real Estate Law

Ronald Katz, (2022) Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Real Estate Law, and Trusts and Estates

Kristopher N. Kazmierczak, (2023) Litigation — Labor and Employment

Michael Kerschner, (2022) Real Estate Law

Offer Korin, (2016) Commercial Litigation, and Litigation — Labor and Employment

Jason Lueking, (2020) Real Estate Law

Jarrod Malone, (2022) Health Care Law, and Litigation — Health Care

Susan E. Mehringer, (2023) Litigation — Insurance

Bernard L. Pylitt, (2023) Commercial Litigation

Christopher L. Riegler, (2022) Health Care Law, and Litigation — Health Care

Donald J. Smith, (2022) Real Estate Law

Kathryn A. Watson, (2023) Environmental Law, and Litigation — Environmental

Donn H. Wray, (2018) Donn H. Wray, Environmental Law, and Litigation — Insurance

Sally Franklin Zweig, (2016) Health Care Law, and Litigation — Health Care

U.S. News Best Lawyers Ones to Watch identifies attorneys who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice. “Ones to Watch” recipients typically have been in practice for five – nine years. Stoll Keenon Ogden’s Indianapolis Ones to Watch for 2023 are:

Taylor Bonacorsi, (2022) Health Care Law

Cameron Bosak, (2023) Transportation Law

John P. Higgins, (2023) Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), and Construction Law

Rachel Johnson, (2023) Health Care Law

Chuck Niblick, (2023) Commercial Litigation, and Insurance Law

Brian Park, (2023) Health Care Law

Angela M. Rinehart, (2023) Health Care Law

Jenna Shives, (2022) Commercial Litigation

About Best Lawyers® — Founded more than 30 years ago, Best Lawyers has become a highly-respected attorney ranking service. Centered on a rigorous peer-reviewed process, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered an honor that cannot be bought. Attorneys featured in U.S. News Best Lawyers in America® exemplify legal excellence in their geographic region and practice area.


About Stoll Keenon Ogden. With approximately 180 attorneys in five cities in Indiana and Kentucky, SKO is an established law firm representing clients on local, state, national and international levels. Tracing our history back to 1897, our commitment to client service is demonstrated through enduring relationships built on honest, experienced, and trusted counsel. SKO’s Indianapolis office is located in downtown Indianapolis in the historic Emelie Building, 334 North Senate Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204. To learn more, visit SKOfirm.com or contact Anne-Marie Farrow, 317.396.2585 or [email protected].

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