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2024 BLF

Coward, Hicks & Siler Selected to 2024 Best Law Firms by Best Lawyers in America

The law firm of Coward, Hicks & Siler, PA, has been selected for inclusion by Best Lawyes in America to Best Law Firms 2024 as an Asheville Metropolitan Area Tier 1 law firm in the areas of Real Estate Law and Litigation – Land Use & Zoning, and as an Asheville Metropolitan Area Tier 2 ranked law firm in the area of Litigation – Real Estate. Orville Coward, Kimberly Coward, and Edward Cole are listed in the 2024 edition of Best Lawyers in America in their individual practice areas.

“We are deeply humbled by our continued recognition at Best Law Firms, and for the support of our included in Best Lawyers in America, from which this inclusion is possible”, says Kimberly Coward, the firm’s senior managing partner. Coward Hicks & Siler has been continuously included on the list since 2015. Information about ranking criteria and methodologies on the Best Law Firms website at

Established in Sylva in 1951, Coward, Hicks & Siler, P.A. is one of the most broadly-respected firms in Western North Carolina, offering the talents of five attorneys in three locations: Franklin, Sylva, and Cashiers. Coward, Hicks & Siler, P.A. is a real estate focused litigation firm, providing services to clients throughout the area in real estate, eminent domain, environmental litigation and forestry management, estate planning and administration, corporate law, business litigation, appeals, and Indian law.