Bryan O. Blevins, Matthew C. Matheny earn Lawyer of the Year honors
BEAUMONT, Texas – The Best Lawyers in America has recognized 14 trial lawyers from Beaumont-based Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P., in its 2018 edition for a successful year representing plaintiffs in their respective legal practices.
Equity partner Bryan Blevins earned Lawyer of the Year honors for his work with product liability cases and additional honors for personal injury, mass tort and class action litigation. Firm attorney Matthew Matheny was selected as the plaintiffs’ mass torts and class action Lawyer of the Year, with additional recognition for his work in personal injury litigation.
For the third year in a row, every Provost Umphrey equity partner was named to the Best Lawyers list. Equity partners Edward D. Fisher, Joe J. Fisher II, James E. Payne, D’Juana Parks and David P. Wilson were named among the best for their work in personal injury litigation, while Edward Fisher and D’Juana Parks earned additional recognition for their product liability litigation work on behalf of plaintiffs.
The following firm attorneys made the 2018 list for their litigation work in these practice areas on behalf of plaintiffs:
- Darren L. Brown: Personal Injury and Product Liability;
- Guy Fisher: Product Liability;
- Aaryn Kemp Giblin: Personal Injury and Product Liability;
- J. Keith Hyde: Personal Injury and Product Liability;
- Christopher T. Kirchmer: Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions, Personal Injury and Product Liability;
- Colin D. Moore: Personal Injury and Product Liability;
- Ronnie Turner Jr.: Personal Injury Litigation.
Provost Umphrey is widely known for its representation of victims of serious personal injury, wrongful death or unfair business practices. Clients include those who have been harmed by dangerous pharmaceuticals and medical products, unsafe workplaces, motor vehicle and aviation accidents, and unfair payment schemes.
The Best Lawyers in America is recognized as one of the leading guides to the U.S. legal profession through its rankings of the nation’s leading lawyers in various practice areas based on peer-review surveys submitted by tens of thousands of the top attorneys nationwide.
About Provost Umphrey Law Firm
For 50 years, our firm’s mission has remained to seek justice for those most in need – those who have suffered harm or loss due to the wrongful conduct of others. Our attorneys fight for our clients nationwide with offices in Beaumont and Houston, Texas, and Nashville, Tennessee. We continue to be one of the most successful trial law firms in the nation by remaining Hard-Working Lawyers for Hard-Working People. To learn more, visit http://www.provostumphrey.com.