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Eleven Members of The McCammon Group selected as Legal Elite

For Immediate Release
December 5, 2007
For additional information contact:
Rich Huffman
804-421-5530

The McCammon Group (TMG) is pleased to congratulate eleven of its
professionals who were listed in the Virginia Business – 2007 Legal Elite
Issue for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR).

For the eighth consecutive year, Virginia Business teamed with the Virginia
Bar Association in preparing the Legal Elite, an annual list of top lawyers in
fifteen specialties as voted on by their peers. Ballots were sent to more than
7,000 lawyers around the state.

We are pleased to acknowledge the following TMG professionals for being
selected as Legal Elite for ADR in 2007:

  • Hon. John E. Clarkson (Ret) Grayson P. Hanes, Esq.
  • Hon. Robert L. Harris, Sr., (Ret) Lawrence Hoover, Jr., Esq.
  • John A.C. Keith, Esq. Hon. Joseph A. Leafe (Ret)
  • Edward B. Lowry, Esq. John B. McCammon, Esq.
  • John H. OBrion, Esq. Hon. Paul F. Sheridan (Ret)
  • Bruce E. Titus, Esq.

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TMG is comprised of fifty-nine professionals including retired judges and practicing attorneys located throughout DC, Virginia and Maryland. Since its inception in 1995, TMG has conducted more than 8,000 private dispute resolution proceedings and is committed to the proposition that mediation and arbitration provide the individual, as well as public and private entities, with many substantial benefits including cost effectiveness, timeliness, flexibility, finality and confidentiality among others.

WHAT LAWYERS AND LITIGANTS ARE SAYING:

  • "The mediator was essential to injecting reality into discussions."

  • "A truly excellent job; patient, thorough and helpful in evaluating options."

  • "Scheduling was easy, prompt and efficient."

  • "The mediator was extremely prepared, compassionate, and determined to assist the parties with reaching a resolution."

  • "We were able to settle a highly contentious case after years of litigation just a few weeks before trial."

  • "Great communication and easy to deal with. Excellent all around."

  • "The mediator was fair and understood how to convey the weakness of a case without being judgmental."

  • "I have always been favorably impressed by the Neutrals at The McCammon Group."

  • "The mediator handled a very difficult mediation with patience and humor."

  • "Extraordinary skill and persistence in successfully mediating a very difficult case."

  • "Very efficient and courteous.

  • "Sometimes the human side of these cases leaves the practical side and they seem impossible to settle. Your "never give up" attitude carried the day."

  • "You have rendered invaluable service to me and my clients in the past, and we will continue to call upon you in the future when the need for a highly-skilled professional mediator arises."

  • "The depth and quality of the available mediators is exceptional."

  • "It is always great to use McCammon instead of litigation!"

  • "The quality of your panel members allows choice and comfort in the knowledge that your matter will be fully and fairly heard and resolved."