US News – Best Lawyers honors Beaumont firm for courtroom accomplishments
BEAUMONT, Texas – Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P., has earned recognition in the 2019 Best Law Firms listing published by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America, marking the 11th year in a row the firm has been recognized for its outstanding trial expertise.
Provost Umphrey received a Metropolitan Tier 1 designation for its work with plaintiffs involved in mass torts, class actions, personal injury and product liability litigation.
To learn more about the firm’s ranking, visit https://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/profile/provost-umphrey-law-firm-l-l-p/overview/15784
To be eligible for a Best Law Firms ranking in a practice area, a firm must have at least one lawyer included in the 2019 The Best Lawyers in America guide. Fourteen
Provost Umphrey attorneys were selected this year, with Chris Kirchmer and J. Keith Hyde receiving Lawyer of the Year honors, Mr. Kirchmer for class actions and mass tort litigation on behalf of plaintiffs, and Mr. Hyde for product liability litigation.
Best Law Firms rankings are compiled through an extensive process of client and attorney evaluations, practice-specific peer review, as well as an editorial review of the information provided by law firms.
Provost Umphrey is often recognized for representing victims of serious personal injury, wrongful death or unfair business practices. The firm’s lawyers counsel people who have been harmed by dangerous pharmaceuticals and medical products, unsafe working conditions, motor vehicle and aviation accidents, and unfair payment schemes.
In September, nine attorneys from the firm earned recognition in the 2018 Texas Super Lawyers guide published by Thomson Reuters.