Four Taylor English Practice Groups Earn Recognition in 2018 Chambers USA Rankings

Nine Attorneys Also Recognized as Leaders in Their Fields

May 3, 2018

ATLANTA, May 3, 2017 – Taylor English Duma is pleased to announce the firm’s recognition in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA, a highly regarded legal directory featuring client-led intelligence on America’s leading lawyers for business. Taylor English was recognized among the top Georgia law firms in four practice areas: environment, labor and employment, litigation and real estate. In addition, nine of the firm’s attorneys are ranked as leading practitioners in their respective fields. To view the complete 2018 guide of Chambers USA, please visit the Chambers USA website. 

“It remains an honor to be included among such a prestigious list of law firms,” said Marc Taylor, a founding partner of Taylor English. “We continue to evolve as a firm in our mission to bring innovative solutions and provide the best service to our clients. We are particularly grateful to those clients that shared their experiences working with Taylor English with Chambers’ researchers. We know the resulting rankings are based on the solid partnerships with our clients.”

The Taylor English attorneys recognized by Chambers USA in the 2018 guide, along with the practice areas and bands in which they were selected, are:

  • Vivian D. Hoard, Tax, Band 3
  • Amanda Groover Hyland, Intellectual Property, Up and Coming
  • Leah J. Knowlton, Environment, Band 3
  • Jeffrey R. Kuester, Intellectual Property, Band 3
  • Jeffrey J. Nix, Construction, Band 3
  • Craig K. Pendergrast, Environment, Band 3
  • Marc A. Taylor, Labor and Employment, Band 3
  • Julian A. Fortuna, Tax, Recognized Practitioner
  • Marc D. Glenn, Real Estate, Recognized Practitioner

About Chambers USA

Chambers & Partners publishes Chambers USA, a guide to law firms and lawyers across the country. Every year, Chambers & Partners conducts thousands of in-depth interviews with clients in order to assess the reputations of business lawyers. Top firms and lawyers are ranked and their merits described – usually in the words of their clients that are interviewed by the Chamber’s research staff. It is the weight of client interviews that gives Chambers & Partners’ guides their highly valued credibility and reliability. For more information, visit

About Taylor English Duma LLP

Taylor English Duma LLP is a full-service law firm headquartered in Atlanta, GA. Built from the ground up to provide highest-quality legal services for optimal value, the firm combines the best aspects of a traditional law firm with seasoned attorneys managing their practices remotely throughout the United States. Together, our attorneys work each day to provide timely, creative, and cost-effective counsel to help clients solve problems and achieve goals. Taylor English represents all types of clients – from Fortune 500 companies to start ups to individuals. The firm is the Georgia law firm member of Geneva Group International (GGI), the leading worldwide alliance of accounting and law firms. More information is available on the firm’s website at

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