Hirschler Fleischer has been ranked among the nation’s leading law firms in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA. For the tenth consecutive year, the firm earned a Tier 1 ranking in real estate for Southern Virginia.
Chambers USA named two shareholders as Tier 1 Leading Individuals in their respective practice areas for Southern Virginia: Michael H. Terry for real estate and James W. Theobald for zoning/land use. Real estate section leader Charles H. Rothenberg was ranked in Tier 2 for both real estate and zoning/land use, and firm general counsel Charles F. Witthoefft earned a Tier 2 ranking for litigation: general commercial.
Hirschler Fleischer received praise for its “formidable expertise in land use and zoning work,” with sources telling Chambers editors, “They have an outstanding real estate and land use reputation, no question about it." Mike Terry was commended, with interviewees noting his “practical mindset,” and relaying that “he’s always looking to find ways to get deals done.” Sources described Jim Theobald as an “excellent lawyer,” recommending him for “his expertise in the land use arena.” Chuck Rothenberg also received recognition for his “fine zoning and land use practice,” and transaction work concerning commercial, office and mixed-use projects.
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Kristen M. Chatterton