Helms Mulliss & Wicker Attorney to Appear on the Cover of North Carolina Super Lawyers 2008

Helms Mulliss & Wicker’s John “Jack” H. Cobb will be featured on the cover of North Carolina Super Lawyers 2008.

Raleigh, NC, January 30, 2008 --(PR.com)-- John Cobb Recognized for Practice in Business Litigation and Featured in Yearly Magazine.

Helms Mulliss & Wicker, PLLC, (HMW) a law firm specializing in litigation, finance and corporate law, announces today Partner John “Jack” H. Cobb will be featured on the cover of North Carolina Super Lawyers 2008. Overall, 18 HMW attorneys are featured in the yearly publication.

“We are extremely proud that 18 of our lawyers have been recognized by their peers and thrilled that Jack has been selected to represent our firm on the cover,” says Peter J. Covington, chairman and managing partner. “We see this recognition as a strong affirmation of our continuing efforts to provide excellence to our clients and our communities.”

Cobb is selected as a North Carolina Super Lawyer 2008 in the practice field of business litigation. Since joining the firm in 1999, he has focused his practice on litigation in financial services and other complex commercial matters. Cobb represents banks and companies in internal investigations, shareholder and corporate governance actions, as well as contract disputes.

Super Lawyers is a peer-nominated recognition based on practice work completed throughout 2007. The objective of the Super Lawyers selection process is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource to assist attorneys and sophisticated consumers in the search for legal counsel.

For more information visit www.hmw.com.

About Helms Mulliss & Wicker:
HMW is recognized as one of America’s Best Law Firms by Corporate Board Member magazine, ranked as a Top Ten Bond Counsel by The Bond Buyer and is named a Go-To Law Firm by Corporate Counsel magazine. The firm employs more than 145 lawyers, including 18 who are designated Super Lawyers in the 2008 North Carolina Super Lawyers magazine and 23 who are designated as Best Lawyers in America. HMW focuses on three major practice areas: commercial litigation, complex finance and corporate law. Specialty areas include: government relations, securities, mergers & acquisitions, employer services, private equity and others. The firm represents Fortune 100 companies, including the nation’s largest financial institutions as well as many high-growth and start-up companies. Helms Mulliss & Wicker’s offices are in Charlotte, Raleigh and Wilmington, NC. For additional information, visit www.hmw.com.


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