Allen Summers has again earned top honors as a Tier One Lawfirm by US News & World Report for 2015

November 10th, 2015

Only 2% of firms nationally and internationally achieve this ranking, which is based upon distinguished services to clients and the legal community. read more »

Allen Summers lawyers selected as Super Lawyers by Thompson Reuters for 2015

November 10th, 2015

One or more of the firm lawyers have received this award for 8 years running... read more »

Gresham Certified as Rule 31 Mediator

February 26th, 2015

Darryl Gresham has been certified by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization as a Rule 31 Mediator, following intensive training. read more »

Allen Summers Again Selected for inclusion in US News & World Report as a Best Law Firm for 2014

August 23rd, 2014

This is the 5th year that the firm has been accorded this honor.  read more »

Summers Named Best Lawyer's 2014-2015 Memphis Litigation-Construction "Lawyer of the Year"

August 23rd, 2014

The award is made by lawyers within the field of Construction Law. Only a single lawyer in each practice area, in each community is being honored as a "Lawyer of the Year." read more »

Robert Green Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers in field of Personal Injury Litigation

August 23rd, 2014

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7 Lawyers of Allen Summers Named as Super Lawyers by Law & Politics for 2014

August 16th, 2014

Robert Green, Richard Allen, Jim Summers, Jim Simpson and Kirk Caraway were named as Mid South Superlawyers in their primary practice areas for 2014. Harry Lebair, IV and Jessica Benton were both named as "Rising Stars" in the filed of construction litigation. read more »

Lebair Causes Court to Set Aside and Reverse Prior Unfavorable Ruling in Construction Case

March 14th, 2014

Harry Lebair obtained a favorable reversal of a summary judgement that the trial court had granted to co-defendant, based upon a mistaken intepretation of the law on the rights of defendants to allege fault against co-defendants in a suit. In this case, there was ample evidence to show that a co-defendant had breached a duty to the Plaintiff, but because the Plaintiff did not allege a breach of ... read more »

Benton and Summers Obtain Directed Verdict in Consumer Protection Case Against Builder

February 20th, 2014

This case involves a suit against a developer, builder, engineer and dirt work contractor for negligence, breach of contract and violation of Tennessee Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA") in the sale of home that experienced settlement after the sale. read more »

Summers Interviewed by Memphis Business Journal re Horizon's Litigation

February 10th, 2014

In an article about the rebirth of condominium development in downtown Memphis, Summers was asked by the MBJ to comment upon the existing litigation and when it might resolve. read more »