August 15, 2019

Nine Hudson Cook attorneys named to The Best Lawyers in America©2020

Hanover, Md., August 15, 2019 - Nine Hudson Cook attorneys were recently selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America©2020, including four who are celebrating 10 years or more on the list. Attorneys named to The Best Lawyers in America are recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional excellence in 145 practice areas. For The Best Lawyers in America 2020, nominees from 22,133 firms resulted in more than 62,000 recognized lawyers in 146 practice areas.

As a testament to their long-standing commitment to client service and practice in the industry, Richard P. Hackett is being recognized for the 19th time, Thomas B. Hudson for the 12th time, and Ronald D. Gorsline and Ryan S. Stinneford each for the 10th time.

The following Hudson Cook attorneys will be listed in The Best Lawyers in America2020. The year next to each attorney's name indicates the first year in which he was included in Best Lawyers:

Robert A. Cook (Partner Emeritus), Hanover Maryland (2019)

  • Financial Services Regulation Law

Ronald D. Gorsline, Ooltewah, Tennessee (2011)

  • Financial Services Regulation Law

Richard P. Hackett (Partner Emeritus), Portland, Maine (1995)

  • Financial Services Regulation Law

Thomas B. Hudson, Hanover, Maryland (2009)

  • Financial Services Regulation Law

Eric L. Johnson, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (2012)

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation*
  • Financial Services Regulation Law
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance*

J. Curtis Linscott, Fort Worth, Texas (2019)

  • Financial Services Regulation Law

Wingrove S. Lynton, Hanover, Maryland (2019)

  • Financial Services Regulation Law

Thomas P. Quinn, Jr., Fall River, Massachusetts (2013)

  • Banking and Finance Law

Ryan S. Stinneford, Portland, Maine (2011)

  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Financial Services Regulation Law

About Hudson Cook, LLP

Established in 1997, Hudson Cook, LLP focuses on state and federal consumer and commercial financial services, banking and privacy compliance, regulation, enforcement and supervision. The firm's long-term focus on regulatory compliance enables the attorneys to respond efficiently to clients' questions about how best to navigate the complicated maze of federal and state financial services and banking laws. For more information, visit

About Best Lawyers©

Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Rankings incorporate 8.3 million evaluations by leading lawyers around the country. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed. Therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. For additional information,visit

* Eric L. Johnson's recognition for Commercial Litigation and Litigation - Banking and Finance is for work done prior to joining Hudson Cook.

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