Tydings has been recommended as a top litigation firm in Maryland in the sixth annual edition of Benchmark Litigation 2013, a publication of Euromoney/Legal Media Group. The firm has been recognized by Benchmark Litigation since 2010. The guide focuses exclusively on leading U.S. litigation firms and attorneys.
In addition to naming the firm, Benchmark Litigation 2013 also recognizes four of its attorneys as "local litigation stars."
William W. Carrier, III, the firm's managing partner, was praised for his "healthy general commercial litigation practice centered on employment discrimination, trade secrets, and ERISA work."
Alan M. Grochal was commended for his bankruptcy/creditors' rights practice. His work representing a property management company of 43 shopping centers with claims totaling more than $240 million was cited by the publication.
John B. Isbister was singled out for his complex litigation practice and "representation of public and private entities in matters of products liability, toxic torts and environmental litigation."
William C. Sammons received recognition for his work in the areas of antitrust, commercial litigation, employment, environmental litigation, and products liability.
Benchmark Litigation conducts extensive face-to-face interviews, evaluates outstanding case results, and solicits feedback from clients and peers over a year-long period in order to provide the most accurate and comprehensive coverage of the U.S. litigation market. The publication highlights regional and local expertise, which it considers a crucial factor in high-stakes litigation.