Atlanta Magazine Names 11 HunterMaclean Attorneys to Prestigious Georgia Super Lawyers List

February 21, 2007

Atlanta Magazine recently named 11 Hunter Maclean attorneys as Georgia Super Lawyers in its March 2007 issue. The Georgia Super Lawyers honor is given annually to the top five percent of attorneys in the state, as chosen by their peers and through independent research by Law & Politics, a magazine which published the first list of Super Lawyers 16 years ago.

Hunter Maclean’s attorneys were selected after ballots were sent to Georgia lawyers who have been licensed in the state for five years or more. Listed in the Georgia Super Lawyers 2007 publication as well as in a special edition of Atlanta Magazine, the attorneys are organized by their primary areas of practice.

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Elizabeth F. Thompson joins HunterMaclean as Special Counsel for Residential Real Estate Practice

February 14, 2007

HunterMaclean recently hired Elizabeth F. Thompson as special counsel for the law firm’s residential real estate practice. In her new position, Thompson leads the busy practice, which handles a wide range of real estate transactions.

Thompson, who worked as an associate at Hunter Maclean from 1986 to 1991, has more than 20 years of experience as a successful closing attorney and brings extensive leadership experience to her new position at the firm. She and her husband, John, recently returned to Savannah from Macon, where Thompson serves as the president of the Macon Bar Association.

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Seven HunterMaclean Attorneys Named 2007 Rising Stars

September 20, 2006

Georgia Super Lawyers recently honored seven Hunter Maclean attorneys as 2007 Rising Stars, setting a new firm record. Brad Harmon, Matt Henderson, Adam G. Kirk, Bates Lovett, Jessica L. McClellan, Colin McRae and Chris Smith have each been named Rising Stars in recognition of their outstanding contributions to law in Georgia.

The list of Georgia Rising Stars, which represents more than 60 practice areas, will be published in the October 2007 issue of Atlanta magazine and in a special issue of Georgia Super Lawyers: Rising Stars, which is mailed to every attorney in the state. All Georgia Rising Stars are 40 or younger or have been in practice for 10 years or less.

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Atlanta Magazine Names Nine HunterMaclean Attorneys to Prestigious Georgia Super Lawyers List

February 23, 2006

Atlanta Magazine has named nine Hunter Maclean attorneys as Georgia Super Lawyers in its March 2006 issue. The Georgia Super Lawyers honor is given annually to the top five percent of attorneys in the state, as chosen by their peers and through independent research by Law & Politics, a magazine which published the first list of Super Lawyers 15 years ago.

Hunter Maclean’s attorneys were selected after ballots were sent to Georgia lawyers who have been licensed in the state for five years or more. Listed in the Georgia Super Lawyers 2006 publication as well as in a special edition of Atlanta Magazine, the attorneys are organized by their primary areas of practice.

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Public-Private Development in Historic Savannah – News Place on Ellis Square

April 30, 2005

Presented at the International Municipal Lawyers Association in Savannah, Georgia, in September 2005.

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The Development of Hutchinson Island, Savannah-Chatham County’s Public-Private Partnership

April 25, 2001

Presented at the Real Property Law Institute, Real Property Law Section, State Bar of Georgia in Amelia Island, Florida, on April 25, 2001, by Andrew H. Ernst and W. Brooks Stillwell in conjunction with John H. McCleskey, Project Director and Developer, Savannah Harbor Resort.

INTRODUCTION

Hutchinson Island is approximately 2000 acres in size. It lies in the middle of the Savannah River 800 feet north of the Savannah National Landmark Historic District. Until recently, most of the island was vacant land. It is now being developed into a major mixed-use development which contains the Westin Savannah Harbor Resort, the Savannah International Maritime Trade and Convention Center, and a significant number of retail and residential properties.

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Achieving “No Net Loss”: The Future of National Wetlands Policy

October 30, 1998

Presented at the American College of Real Estate Lawyers in Washington, D.C., in October 1998 and at the Terrene Institute National Mitigation Banking Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, on June 14, 1999, by W. Brooks Stillwell.

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Case Study: Millhaven Mitigation Bank

December 30, 1996

By W. Brooks Stillwell, published in Mitigation Banking, Theory and Practice in 1996 by Island Press, edited by Lindell L. Marsh, Douglas R. Porter, and David A. Salvesen.

The Future of Wetland Mitigation

June 30, 1994

Presented at the Association of State Wetland Managers in St. Paul, Minnesota, in June 1994 by W. Brooks Stillwell.

Navigating in the Environmental Minefield: Identifying Risks and Limiting Liabilities for the Commercial Real Estate Investor

November 30, 1988

Presented at the Institute for Continuing Legal Education in Georgia in November 1988 by W. Brooks Stillwell.