Nine Christian & Small partners have been selected for inclusion in the 2006-07 The Best Lawyers in America®. Bibb Allen, Tom Christian and Clarence Small have been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® for more than 10 years. Bibb Allen is continually selected by his peers for his skills in personal injury litigation; Thomas Christian for medical malpractice defense, product liability and personal injury litigation; and Clarence Small for alternate dispute resolution and personal injury litigation. They are joined by the following seven lawyers with the firm who have also been selected for the 2006-07 list: Steven Benefield for tax law; Robert Cooper for medical malpractice defense and personal injury litigation; Edgar Elliott for insurance law; Maxwell Pulliam for criminal defense; Kenneth Simon for alternate dispute resolution; and Deborah Smith for commercial litigation. More than half of the firm’s partners are honored for their legal skills in The Best Lawyers in America®. Congratulations to our ten partners for this outstanding career achievement.