Oliver Maner Lawyers Named "Legal Elite" by Georgia Trend

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- For the 15th year, Georgia Trend magazine has recognized Georgia's top lawyers in its highly anticipated "Legal Elite" list which is published annually in the magazine's December issue. This year's honorees represent 16 practice areas from all corners of the state including two lawyers from Oliver Maner, one of Georgia's highest-rated law firms based in Savannah, Ga.

Over 2,000 lawyer nominations were submitted to Georgia Trend and only the ones with the most votes by their peers were ultimately selected as this year's "Legal Elite". Oliver Maner lawyers named to Georgia Trend's 2017 "Legal Elite" list include:

  • Patrick O'Connor, Managing Partner - General Practice / Trial Law
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  • Lee A. Summerford, Partner - Corporate Law
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O'Connor and Summerford have both been named to Georgia Trend's "Legal Elite" in past years and in several practice areas. "Being recognized for the work you do is always a special honor," said Oliver Maner Managing Partner Patrick O'Connor. "However, when it comes from your peers, it means that much more."

Oliver Maner has been providing superior and effective legal services since 1897 and is home to a robust list of seasoned lawyers who have been honored with various industry awards over the years covering a wide-range of practice areas. For more information about the firm and its lawyers, please visit www.olivermaner.com.


An award-winning, full service law firm, Oliver Maner has been providing superior and cost-effective legal services since 1897. With more than 25 lawyers providing elite legal expertise across a broad and diverse list of practice areas, including a variety of civil litigation and transactional work, Oliver Maner's record of success and commitment to professionalism and ethics is second to none. For more information, please visit www.olivermaner.com. Located at 218 W. State. St. in historic downtown Savannah, Ga., Oliver Maner can also be reached by phone at 912.236.3311 or email at [email protected].