Bowles Rice Attorneys Featured in 2022 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

August 19, 2021

Charleston, West Virginia – Forty-four Bowles Rice attorneys from five of the firm’s offices – Charleston, Martinsburg, Morgantown and Parkersburg, West Virginia and Southpointe (Canonsburg), Pennsylvania – have been named to the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Attorneys Ben Thomas and Brock Malcolm have been named to the list for the first time this year.

Those recognized in Charleston include:

Those recognized in Martinsburg include:

  • Michael E. Caryl – Corporate Law; Litigation and Controversy – Tax; Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Tax Law; Trust and Estates
  • David A. DeJarnett – Corporate Law; Litigation – Trusts and Estates; Litigation and Controversy – Tax; Nonprofit/Charities Law; Tax Law; Trusts and Estates
  • Stephen M. Mathias – Real Estate Law
  • Charles F. Printz, Jr. – Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; Litigation – Construction; Litigation – Labor and Employment
  • Floyd McKinley Sayre – Litigation and Controversy – Tax; Municipal Law

Those recognized in Morgantown include:

Those recognized in Parkersburg include:

Those recognized in our Southpointe office in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania include:

Best Lawyers recognition is compiled annually by geographic region and practice areas. Lawyers are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional experience and ability. They undergo an authentication process to assure they are in current practice and in good standing.


Bowles Rice is a full-service law firm with 110 attorneys serving clients from seven offices located in Charleston, Martinsburg, Morgantown, Parkersburg and Wheeling, West Virginia; Southpointe, Pennsylvania; and Winchester, Virginia.