Rick Rayburn and Jack Miller Recognized by Best Lawyers®

The Best Lawyers in America® recognized two Rayburn Cooper & Durham attorneys in its 2023 edition. Rick Rayburn is listed by Best Lawyers in the areas of: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation Corporate Law Rayburn has served as the managing shareholder […]

Posted 08/18/22 in Honors and Awards

RCD Associate Matthew Tomsic Selected for the 2022 Bar Leadership Institute

The Mecklenburg County Bar has selected RCD associate Matt Tomsic for the 2022 Bar Leadership Institute (BLI). BLI, in its 20th year, identifies and develops leaders for the Mecklenburg County Bar and Foundation by providing participants opportunities to develop their personal leadership potential and skills; become aware of leadership opportunities with […]

Posted 04/01/22 in Uncategorized

RCD Attorneys Named as 2022 Super Lawyers®

Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. is pleased to announce that the following attorneys in the firm have been selected for inclusion in 2022 North Carolina Super Lawyers®: 2022 North Carolina Super Lawyers Scott Cooper – Business/Corporate Al Durham – Bankruptcy Ross Fulton – Business Litigation Kirk Hardymon – Business Litigation […]

Posted 01/18/22 in Honors and Awards

Two RCD Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers®

The Best Lawyers in America® recognized two Rayburn Cooper & Durham attorneys in its 2022 edition. Rick Rayburn is listed by Best Lawyers in the areas of: • Corporate Law • Bet-the-Company Litigation • Commercial Litigation • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law. Mr. Rayburn has served as […]

Posted 08/23/21 in Honors and Awards

RCD Attorneys Named to 2021 Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite

Five attorneys from Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. have been recognized by their peers as 2021 “Legal Elite” in Business North Carolina Magazine’s annual list. Scott Cooper – Business Al Durham – Bankruptcy Ross Fulton – Business and Litigation Jack Miller– Bankruptcy In addition, Rick Rayburn previously received the distinction […]

Posted 02/01/21 in Uncategorized

RCD Partners Named as 2021 Super Lawyers®

Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. is pleased to announce that the following attorneys in the firm have been selected for inclusion in 2021 North Carolina Super Lawyers®:   2021 North Carolina Super Lawyers Scott Cooper – Business/Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities & Corporate Finance Al Durham – Bankruptcy Ross Fulton […]

Posted 01/13/21 in Honors and Awards

RCD Recognized by U.S. News & Best Lawyers

U.S. News has recognized Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A., in its annual Best Law Firm Awards, ranking RCD regionally in four practice areas. RCD ranked in Tier 1 for Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; in Tier 1 for Corporate Law; in Tier 2 for Commercial Litigation; and in […]

Posted 12/01/20 in Honors and Awards

RCD Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers®

The Best Lawyers in America® recognized four Rayburn Cooper & Durham attorneys in its 2021 edition, in several categories listed below spanning RCD’s business litigation and business bankruptcy practice areas. Rick Rayburn is listed by Best Lawyers® in the areas of: • Corporate Law • Bet-the-Company Litigation • Commercial Litigation […]

Posted 08/20/20 in Honors and Awards

RCD Attorneys Named as 2020 Super Lawyers®

Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. is pleased to announce that the following attorneys in the firm have been selected for inclusion in 2020 North Carolina Super Lawyers®:   2020 North Carolina Super Lawyers Scott Cooper– Business & Corporate Al Durham – Bankruptcy Ross Fulton – Business Litigation James Gatehouse – […]

Posted 02/13/20 in Honors and Awards

RCD Attorneys Recognized as North Carolina’s Legal Elite in 2020

  Four attorneys from Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. have been recognized by their peers as 2020 “Legal Elite” in Business North Carolina Magazine’s annual list. Ross Fulton – Litigation James B. Gatehouse– Litigation Jack Miller – Bankruptcy In addition, Rick Rayburn previously received the distinction of being named to […]

Posted 01/09/20 in Honors and Awards

RCD Recognized by U.S. News & Best Lawyers

U.S. News has recognized Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A., in its annual Best Law Firm Awards, ranking RCD regionally in four practice areas. RCD ranked in Tier 1 for Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; in Tier 1 for Corporate Law; in Tier 2 for Commercial Litigation; and in […]

Posted 11/21/19 in Honors and Awards

RCD Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers

The Best Lawyers in America® recognized three Rayburn Cooper & Durham attorneys in its 2019 edition.   Rick Rayburn is listed by Best Lawyers in the areas of: Corporate Law Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law. Rayburn has served as the managing shareholder of […]

Posted 07/19/19 in Uncategorized

RCD Attorneys Named to 2019 Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite

Four attorneys from Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. have been recognized by their peers as 2019 “Legal Elite” in Business North Carolina Magazine’s annual list.   Ross Fulton – Litigation James Gatehouse – Business Jack Miller – Bankruptcy   In addition, Rick Rayburn previously received the distinction of being named […]

Posted 07/08/19 in Honors and Awards

RCD Partners Named as 2019 Super Lawyers®

Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. is pleased to announce that six partners in the firm have been selected for inclusion in 2019 North Carolina Super Lawyers®:   2019 North Carolina Super Lawyers Scott Cooper – Business/Corporate Albert Durham – Bankruptcy, Business Ross Fulton – Business Litigation, General Litigation, Employment Litigation […]

Posted 06/28/19 in Honors and Awards

Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. Recognized by Chambers USA 2019

For the thirteenth consecutive year, Chambers USA has recognized Rayburn Cooper & Durham and its attorneys. Chambers USA gives its top Band 1 rating in North Carolina to the firm’s bankruptcy practice, stating that RCD is “[w]idely regarded as a leading firm for debtor-side bankruptcy work, acting for companies in financial difficulties on […]

Posted 06/19/19 in Honors and Awards

Rick Rayburn Speaks at Western North Carolina Bankruptcy Seminar

Two shareholders with Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A., participated in the 2019 Western District of North Carolina Bankruptcy Seminar hosted by the Mecklenburg County Bar Association. Jack Miller helped organize the event, which was held on May 10, and it consists of CLE courses, including a View from the Bench […]

Posted 05/17/19 in Events

In Memoriam: David S. Melin, 1975-2019

Our friend and colleague, David Scott Melin, died on February 1, 2019. Dave was a natural leader in life and in our firm.   Dave is survived by his wife, Michelle, and daughters, Reagan and Jenna. Dave practiced with RCD for his entire legal career. He was a tireless worker and […]

Posted 02/27/19 in Uncategorized

RCD Wins Appeal to Compel Arbitration

The North Carolina Court of Appeals published an opinion in iPayment, Inc. v. Kelly M. Grainger, Individually and as Administrator of the Estate of George Gregory Grainger, et al., North Carolina Court of Appeals Case No. 16-908, on January 2, 2018, reversing the trial court (NC Superior Court, Union County […]

Posted 01/12/18 in Legal Updates

RCD Partners Named as 2018 Super Lawyers®

Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. is pleased to announce that all partners in the firm have been selected for inclusion in 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers®: 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers Scott Cooper – Business/Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities & Corporate Finance Albert Durham – Bankruptcy Ross Fulton – Business […]

Posted 01/02/18 in Honors and Awards

Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. Recognized by Chambers USA 2017

For the eleventh consecutive year, Chambers USA has recognized Rayburn Cooper & Durham and its attorneys.  Chambers USA gives its top Band 1 rating in North Carolina to the firm’s bankruptcy practice, stating that RCD is “[w]idely regarded as a leading firm for debtor-side bankruptcy work, acting for companies in financial difficulties on […]

Posted 06/06/17 in Honors and Awards

Attorneys Named as 2017 Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars

Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. is pleased to announce that the following attorneys from the firm have been selected for inclusion in 2017 North Carolina Super Lawyers® and 2017 North Carolina Rising Stars:   2017 North Carolina Super Lawyers W. Scott Cooper – Business/Corporate Albert Durham – Bankruptcy, Business Ross […]

Posted 01/30/17 in Honors and Awards