Dan M. Hartzog, managing partner of Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP, has been selected as an honoree for the 2014 Leaders in the Law list.  Presented by North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, Leaders in the Law honors legal professionals who excel in their profession and community involvement.

Hartzog will be honored at the 4th Annual Leaders in the Law Awards Luncheon on Sept. 19 in Raleigh. The ‘Lawyer of the Year’ award honoree will be revealed at the event. Thirty attorneys were selected for the 2014 Leaders in the Law list, and the ‘Lawyer of the Year’ award honoree will be selected out of the list of honorees.

An experienced litigator with nearly 40 years of experience, Hartzog has tried more than one hundred jury trials and has handled several highly publicized cases in both Federal and State courts. He holds the rank of “Advocate” in the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and maintains an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell. He has been listed in the publication “The Best Lawyers in America®” every year since 2006 and recognized as one of Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite in the field of Litigation since 2008. In 2013, he was inducted into the American College of Trial Lawyers, an honor bestowed on one percent of the total lawyer population of any state or province.

A resident of Raleigh, Hartzog is a Dispute Resolution Commission Certified Mediator. He received his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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