Owen, Gleaton, Egan, Jones & Sweeney, LLP

1180 Peachtree Street, N.E., Suite 3000 Atlanta, Georgia 30309
404.688.2600

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Awards

Honors from Peers and Clients

Owen Gleaton has received a number of prestigious awards through the years. Our litigation, business and insurance lawyers have more than 35 years of experience and are regularly honored for their knowledgeable, professional practice of law.

2016 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms

U.S. News & World Report ranked Owen Gleaton a Best Law Firm in 2016 in six practice areas — construction law, insurance law, medical malpractice plaintiffs, medical malpractice defendants, personal injury litigation defendants and product liability defendants.   U.S. News engages a rigorous evaluation process to rank the law firms including reviews submitted by clients and other peers in the field regarding the firm’s expertise, responsiveness, cost-effectiveness, integrity, civility, and understanding of client needs. 

2016 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Lawyers

U.S. News & World Report ranked five of our attorneys as Best Lawyers in 2016:

  • Michael Egan in construction law
  • Stephen H. Sparwath in insurance law and personal injury litigation defendants
  • Frederick N. Gleaton in medical malpractice law defendants
  • Andrew Owen in medical malpractice law defendants
  • Philippa V. Ellis in product liability litigation defendants

These attorneys are selected by their peers in a rigorous evaluation.

2016 Georgia Super Lawyers

Eleven of our attorneys have been designated as Georgia Super Lawyers, including:

  • Richard J. Baker
    Personal Injury - Products, Business Litigation
    Super Lawyers 2015-2016
    Rising Stars 2010-2012
  • Derrick L. Bingham
    Civil Litigation, Employment Litigation, Civil Rights, Appellate
    Rising Stars 2011, 2013-2016
  • Joseph Colette
    Health Care, State, Local & Municipal, Real Estate
    Rising Stars 2015-2016
  • Philippa V. Ellis
    Civil Litigation, Personal Injury - Products
    Super Lawyers 2006-2008, 2011-2013, 2015-2016
  • Frederick N. Gleaton
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, General Litigation, Personal Injury - Products
    Super Lawyers 2007-2016
  • Rolfe M. Martin
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury - General
    Super Lawyers 2009-2016
  • Mark Meliski
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, Civil Litigation
    Rising Stars 2009-2016
  • Andrew Owen, Jr.
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury - Products, Civil Litigation
    Super Lawyers 2005-2016
  • David L. Pardue
    Intellectual Property Litigation, Business Litigation, Employment Litigation
    Super Lawyers 2008-2010, 2014-2016
  • Melissa P. Reading
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury - Products, Civil Litigation
    Rising Stars 2012-2016
  • Stephen H. Sparwath
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury - General
    Super Lawyers 2015-2016

2016 Georgia Super Lawyers Top 50 Women Lawyers

Philippa Ellis was named a Georgia Super Lawyers Top 50 Women Lawyer in 2016. She was ranked as a Super Lawyer in Civil Litigation in 2006-2008, 2011-2013 and 2015-2016.

Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite

Among Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite:

  • Frederick N. Gleaton
  • Rolfe M. Martin

AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review ratings

As an AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated firm, Owen Gleaton has earned the highest rating available to law firms.  Our AV Preeminent rated attorneys received this ranking from their peers, indicating the highest level of professional excellence based upon knowledge of the law, communication skills and practice ethics.  All eligible lawyers in the firm are AV Preeminent rated.