Chambers USA 2012 Recognizes Six Attorneys as Leaders in their Field


Six Dean Mead attorneys have been named as leaders in their field in the 2012 edition of Chambers USA- America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Shareholder, Lauren Y. Detzel, was selected to the nationwide rankings for her work in Wealth Management in the Eastern Region.  In addition, the firm is recognized for its General Commercial Litigation, Real Estate, Tax and Estate Planning practices in Florida.

The six shareholders named as leading attorneys in their respective fields, include:

Attorney Practice Area Office
Stephen J. Bozarth Real Estate Orlando
Darryl M. Bloodworth Commercial Litigation Orlando
Lauren Y. Detzel Estate Planning and also ranked nationally in Wealth Management Orlando
Charles H. Egerton Tax Orlando
Stephen R. Looney Tax Orlando
Michael D. Minton Tax Fort Pierce

Chambers USA honorees are selected on the basis of submissions put forward by legal practices, interviews during the course of research and the Chambers own database resources.

About Chambers USA:

Chambers USA ranks the firms and lawyers considered leaders in their field through in-depth, unbiased research conducted by its team of highly qualified and experienced researchers. All interviews are entirely confidential and un-attributed, and helps the editorial team to assess individual as well as firm-wide strengths, areas of expertise, and reputation in the market. Greater weighting is given to the opinions of clients, and any biased viewpoints tend to cancel each other out.  It is one in a series of Chambers & Partners independent, objective and research-based guides to the legal profession. Chambers researches, compiles and launches completely new editions of the directories each year. For more information, please visit