Provost Umphrey Among "Best Law Firms" in America U.S. News - Best Lawyers® 2014
BEAUMONT, TX, Nov. 1, 2013 - Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P. has been selected as a 2014 U.S. News and World Report - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms." The firm ranked highest in Southeast Texas for personal injury litigation-plaintiffs, product liability litigation-plaintiffs and commercial litigation.
Eligibility for "Best Law Firms" is based on the firm's lawyers who have received high peer reviews and are rated among the "Best Lawyers in America." Provost«Umphrey has more lawyers for excellence in the fields of Plaintiff Personal Injury and Product Liability than any other firm in Southeast Texas.
Chip Ferguson, Joe Fisher, II, James Payne and Founding Partner Walter Umphrey were selected as "Best Lawyers in America" for Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs. Bryan Blevins and Chip Ferguson were 2013 "Best Lawyers in America" for Product Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs. Chip Ferguson pulled the trifecta when also selected in the area of Commercial Litigation.
Blevins, Ferguson and Payne also received the honoree "2014 Lawyer of the Year" in their respective fields.
Provost Umphrey and its Best Lawyers will be featured in the 2014 "Best Law Firms" stand-alone publication and online at bestlawfirms.usnews.com.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 39,000 leading attorneys cast almost 3.1 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.
For over forty years, Provost Umphrey's mission has remained to seek justice for those most in need - those who have suffered a personal injury or death due to the wrongful conduct of others. Our attorneys fight for our clients nationwide with offices in Beaumont and Houston Texas, Little Rock, Arkansas and Nashville, Tennessee. Led by Walter Umphrey, Provost«Umphrey continues to be one of the most successful trial law firms in the nation by remaining Hard-Working Lawyers for Hard-Working People.