Six Hull Barrett attorneys (James V. Painter, James B. Ellington, David E. Hudson, Patrick J. Rice, George R. Hall, and Douglas D. Batchelor, Jr. ) were selected to the 2012 Super Lawyers list in five business-related areas: Business & Transactions, Construction & Real Estate, Employment, Intellectual Property and Litigation. Only five percent of lawyers in Georgia are named Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers are nominated by peer review and selected through rigorous independent research and evaluation of Law & Politicsmagazine. The selection of Super Lawyers is a process designed to identify lawyers who have attained the highest degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.