IAML Faculty Member Tom Schendt Named “Client Service All-Star” by BTI Consulting Group

By: IAML Staff

February 20, 2015

Seven Alston & Bird lawyers have been named “Client Service All-Stars” in the 2015 edition of BTI Consulting Group’s (BTI) annual survey of the nation’s top lawyers identified by corporate counsel as the best at serving clients. No other firm had more attorneys named to this prestigious roster.

The Alston & Bird attorneys honored by BTI are:

Brian Betancourt  Corporate & Finance 
Dennis Connolly  Bankruptcy, Workouts & Reorganization 
Jessica Perry Corley  Securities Litigation 
Paul Cushing  Corporate & Finance  
Jason Howard  Real Estate Finance & Investment 
Teri Lynn McMahon  Mergers & Acquisitions  
Thomas Schendt 

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation  


With the exception of Jason Howard, all attorneys are partners. Howard is one of only seven associates recognized in this year’s rankings.

In addition, this is the second consecutive year that Jessica Corley has been named to the list, earning her a spot as a BTI “Client Service All-Star MVP.”

Now in its 14th year of publication, the BTI Client Service All-Stars relied on in-depth interviews with more than 300 legal decision makers at the world’s leading organizations spanning more than 16 industries, including financial services, energy and insurance.

BTI Consulting Group is a provider of strategic research to the legal community. Its research is based on interviews with corporate counsel about their outside law firms’ client focus, understanding of their business and delivery of efficient, value-added service and results.