09.19.2012

Bobby Brant and Bob Pitcairn Named Lawyer of the Year

CINCINNATI - CINCINNATI – Bobby Brant and Bob Pitcairn, from Katz, Teller, Brant & Hild, were recently selected by their peers as Cincinnati “Lawyers of the Year” in Woodward/White's The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.) Mr. Brant was named the Best Lawyers’ 2013 Cincinnati Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law "Lawyer of the Year," and Mr. Pitcairn was named the Best Lawyers’ 2013 Cincinnati Litigation - Securities "Lawyer of the Year."

Bobby's practice is concentrated in the areas of estate and wealth planning and employment benefits. He represents a large number of medical practices and works in the taxation, estate planning, retirement planning, and business planning areas. In addition, he works on a number of health care-related matters, has structured numerous physician practice mergers, and has been involved in designing compensation systems for many of these practices.

Bob’s practice is concentrated in the area of business litigation. His work has included the representation of public and privately held companies, partnerships and individuals. His experience has included litigating antitrust, civil rights, contract, ERISA, fiduciary duty, insurance coverage, patent, probate, products liability, securities and tax cases. During his career, Bob has been sole or lead trial counsel in hundreds of civil lawsuits. Most of his practice is comprised of what would be considered complex litigation and is conducted in the state and federal courts in Cincinnati.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 36,000 leading attorneys cast almost 4.4 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

Katz, Teller, Brant & Hild, a Cincinnati, Ohio, law firm established in 1980, serves individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and large corporations. Their unique approach combines the personal attention of a small firm with the comprehensive national and international resources usually only available with large firms. With a reputation built on results, Katz, Teller, Brant & Hild attracts clients who appreciate the value of quality, proactive legal counsel – in business and life. For more information, visit www.katzteller.com.