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Joe J. Fisher II Selected as Beaumont’s “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation by The Best Lawyers in America© 2015

Contact: Allison Marble, 409-838-8830
Provost Umphrey Law Firm

BEAUMONT, TX, August 18, 2014 - Provost?Umhrey's Joe J. Fisher II was recently voted among the best lawyers in the country for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs by The Best Lawyers in America © 2015. In addition to this honor, Fisher was selected as "Lawyer of the Year" in the Beaumont/Southeast Texas region in the same area of law. Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community is honored by Best Lawyers as a "Lawyer of the Year". Fisher has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America for the past 5 years.

Joe Fisher is Board-Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is admitted to practice in Texas, the U.S. District Courts in the Eastern and Southern Districts of Texas and the U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit. His areas of expertise include personal injury, toxic tort, FELA, refinery accidents and Jones Act Seaman.

Active in his community, Joe Fisher is on the board of Girl's Haven, a charitable organization that provides housing, supervision, counseling and life's daily needs for young women and girls whose family situation requires that they live outside their homes either temporarily or permanently. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Erhart School in Beaumont, Texas, a charter school that serves as an alternative to public or private school for children from Kindergarten through 8th grade.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. Over 52,000 leading attorneys cast more than 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel Magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."

For 45 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 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.

Contact Allison Marble
(409) 838-8830