Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial Elects New Partners and Members
2022 Partner and Member Class
ATLANTA, GEORGIA (January 1, 2022) – Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial is pleased to announce the election of Ryan T. Gormley and Phillip N. Smith, Jr. to the firm's partnership. Additionally, attorneys Ross G. Bundschuh, Jason T. Vuchinich, and Jonathan J. Winn have been promoted to members of the firm. All promotions were effective January 1, 2022.
"Each of these attorneys has a history of excellence and demonstrates exceptional leadership and commitment to client service," said Lee Roberts, member of the Executive Committee of Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial. "We are proud of their accomplishments and look forward to their future successes."
Gormley’s practice focuses on complex civil litigation and appeals. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants across a broad array of matters, including insurance coverage, catastrophic injury, complex construction, fraud, healthcare, products liability, and general business litigation. He also serves on the firm’s Pro Bono Committee. Prior to joining the firm, he clerked for Chief Justice Mark Gibbons of the Nevada Supreme Court. He earned his undergraduate degree from Penn State University and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law.
Smith guides clients through complex civil litigation in both state and federal courts involving insurance defense, catastrophic injuries and wrongful death, property disputes, and premises liability, as well as handles various administrative matters. He also serves as an officer in the United States Navy JAG Corps and handles a wide variety of military law matters. He earned his undergraduate degree, with distinction, from Stanford University and his J.D. from Yale Law School, where he was an article editor for the Yale Journal on Regulation.
Bundschuh advises clients in the areas of construction litigation, government contracts, and professional liability. He understands the technical, business and legal issues inherent in the multidimensional construction process. He works side-by-side with his clients to identify issues or problems and diligently works to resolve them. He routinely represents design professionals, general contractors, trade contractors, and property owners. Bundschuh earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Kentucky and his J.D. from the University of Kentucky College of Law.
Vuchinich’s civil litigation practice focuses on catastrophic injury cases, often in the premises liability, transportation, and product liability contexts. He has represented a broad range of clients from national corporations and manufacturers, commercial and residential property owners, transportation companies, and small businesses. Vuchninich earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Mississippi and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Georgia.
Winn’s practice is focused on complex civil litigation involving breach of contract actions, real property and construction disputes, performance bond and related surety disputes, employment litigation, and catastrophic injury. Winn earned his undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from Idaho State University and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law.
About Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial
WWHGD is a national trial firm and winner of ALM's Daily Report "Litigation Department of the Year - Midsize Firms" award in 2020 for its outstanding representation of clients and results achieved on their behalf. The firm has tried more than 400 cases throughout the U.S. and handled cases in all 50 states and 22 countries. Clients range from Fortune 500 to mid-size and local companies. WWHGD and its lawyers are consistently ranked in Chambers USA, Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers and other prestigious ranking directories. More information can be found on the firm's website at www.wwhgd.com.