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.

2018 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms

U.S. News & World Report ranked Owen Gleaton a Best Law Firm in 2018 in five practice areas — construction law, medical malpractice defense, insurance defense, personal injury litigation and product liability defense.   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. 

2018 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Lawyers

U.S. News & World Report ranked five of our attorneys as Best Lawyers in 2018:

  • Michael Egan in construction law
  • Stephen H. Sparwath in insurance defense and personal injury litigation 
  • Frederick N. Gleaton in medical malpractice defense
  • Theodore E.G. Pound in medical malpractice defense
  • Philippa V. Ellis in product liability litigation defense

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

America's Top 100 High Stakes Litigators®

Designated as one of the nation's most exceptional trial attorneys in high value, high stakes legal matter:

  • Thomas J. "TJ" Mihill

Georgia Super Lawyers

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

  • Derrick L. Bingham
    Civil Litigation, Employment Litigation, Civil Rights, Appellate
    Rising Stars 2011, 2013-2018
  • Joseph Colette
    Health Care, State, Local & Municipal, Real Estate
    Rising Stars 2015-2018
  • Philippa V. Ellis
    Civil Litigation, Personal Injury - Products
    Super Lawyers 2006-2008, 2011-2013, 2015-2018
  • Frederick N. Gleaton
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, General Litigation, Personal Injury - Products
    Super Lawyers 2007-2018
  • 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, 2014-2018
  • Melissa P. Reading
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury - Products, Civil Litigation
    Rising Stars 2012-2018
  • Stephen H. Sparwath
    Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury - General
    Super Lawyers 2015-2018

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 2015-2018.

Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite

Among Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite:

  • Frederick N. Gleaton

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.