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Provost Umphrey Law Firm
Provost Umphrey Named a 2013 U.S. Top Ranked Law Firm by Martindale-HubbellÂ®
March 14, 2013 BEAUMONT, TX: LexisNexis Martindale-HubbellÂ® has recognized Provost Umphrey Law Firm, L.L.P., with 11 Provost Umphrey attorneys having earned the AVÂ® Preeminent TM rating this year. This rating is Martindale-Hubbell's highest possible rating for both ethical standards and legal ability.
The goal of the special "Top-Ranked Law Firms" section is to help buyers of legal services identify evaluate and select the most appropriate firm for specific case needs. To be eligible as a 2013 U.S. Top Ranked Law Firm, a firm must have a minimum of 10 attorneys and at least one in three of these attorneys must have achieved an AVÂ® Preeminent TM rating. Having a significant percentage of attorneys with this peer review rating is a reflection of a firm's expertise, experience, integrity and overall professional excellence.
Listed in this year's publication for excellence in their practice areas are Provost Umphrey attorneys Walter Umphrey, Bryan O. Blevins, Jr., Paul "Chip" Ferguson, Edward Fisher, J. Keith Hyde, Matthew C. Matheny, Colin David Moore, James E. Payne and Mark Sparks from the firm's Beaumont Law Office, W. Michael Hamilton from the firm's Nashville, Tennessee Law Office.
A letter sent to Provost Umphrey from Carlton Dyce, Vice President of Martindale-HubbellÂ® Peer Ratings TM said, "Having a significant percentage of attorneys with this peer review rating is a reflection of your firm's expertise, experience, integrity and overall professional excellence. Your firm's lawyers are part of a select group recognized for exceptional legal abilities and professional ethical standards."
The AV rating represents the pinnacle of professional excellence. It is achieved only after an attorney has been reviewed and recommended by their peers - members of the bar and the judiciary.
For more than forty years, Provost Umphrey's mission has remained to seek justice for those suffering from a personal injury, wrongful death or other legal wrong across Texas and nationwide through their lawyers in Beaumont and Houston, Arkansas and Nashville, Tennessee.
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