Four Sher Garner lawyers named 2021 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in the New Orleans area

Four Sher Garner lawyers named 2021 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in the New Orleans area

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Along with 22 Lawyers being named to this well-regarded publication, Sher Garner Cahill Richter Klein & Hilbert, L.L.C. congratulates four of its own, selected as 2021 Lawyers of the Year. Leopold Z. Sher was selected for his work in Land Use & Zoning Law. Elwood F. Cahill, Jr. was selected in the area, Real Estate Law. Steven I. Klein was selected in the area, Nonprofit / Charities Law. John T. Balhoff, II was selected for his work in Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law.

In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, Leopold Z. Sher was listed in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Administrative / Regulatory Law, Banking and Finance Law, Commercial Finance Law, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Compliance Law, Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law, Equipment Finance Law, Financial Services Regulation Law, Franchise Law, Litigation—Banking and Finance, Land Use and Zoning, Municipal, and Real Estate, Municipal Law, Project Finance Law, and Securitization and Structured Finance Law.

In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, Elwood F. Cahill, Jr. was listed in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in Litigation – Real Estate.

In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, Steven I. Klein was listed in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the following practice areas: Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Franchise Law, Litigation – Real Estate, Trusts and Estates, Litigation and Controversy – Tax, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates.

In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award, John T. Balhoff, II was listed in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions and Personal Injury Litigation.

Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant. These lawyers are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the peer review assessments. Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.