Krevolin & Horst Attorneys Recognized as Leaders in Their Fields

The 2012 edition of Chambers USA recognizes partners Barbara H. Gallo, Jeffrey D. Horst, and Douglas P. Krevolin of Krevolin & Horst, LLC as leaders in their respective legal practices.  Known to be the most accurate and reliable among legal directories, our honorees have held this title with Chambers USA for multiple years and are among the very few attorneys from a small firm to achieve such recognition.

Barbara H. Gallo is recognized by Chambers USA 2012 as one of the leading environmental attorneys in Georgia.  Barbara represents business, industrial, governmental, and individual clients in matters of environmental law and has been instrumental in matters involving state environmental legislation.  “Barbara is a consummate and caring professional – very well versed in environmental matters and able to frame and calmly conduct depositions and present pertinent arguments.”  Barbara has been recognized annually by Chambers since it first published USA in 2003.  Barbara has over 25 years of experience as an environmental attorney and has been recognized by her peers as one of the preeminent environmental attorneys in Georgia.

Described by his peers as an “excellent trial attorney,” Jeffrey D. Horst is well-known for his creative approach, trial experience and successful track record in handling cutting edge legal issues.  Chambers USA 2012 recognizes Jeff as a leader “who is well versed in a number of areas of business litigation, including corporate governance, employment, insurance coverage, intellectual property and professional liability”. Jeff has been recognized by Chambers every year since 2008.  Also, Jeff is a Fellow in the American Academy of Trial Counsel, an honor bestowed upon less than half a percent of lawyers nationwide.

Chambers USA 2012 recognizes Douglas P. Krevolin as he “continues to impress with his advice to entrepreneurs and lenders on the acquisition of development properties and distressed debt”.  Doug has focused his practice for more than 25 years on representing entrepreneurs, emerging-growth companies, owner-managed businesses, real estate developers, and lenders.  He has represented clients in acquiring and closing loans on all types of real property, from raw land to shopping centers, office buildings, apartment complexes, storage facilities, and hotels, and has represented clients in the development, financing, leasing and sale of properties throughout the Southeast.  Additionally, Doug is outside general counsel to a number of businesses.

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