Corona del Mar, CA (PRWEB) July 10, 2009
George L. Hampton IV, a partner with the law firm HamptonHolley LLP, has been named by Southern California Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in Southern California for 2009 in the areas of business litigation and intellectual property litigation. Only five percent of the lawyers in the state are named by Super Lawyers.
The selections for Super Lawyers are made by Law & Politics, a division of Key Professional Media, Inc. of Minneapolis, Minn. Each year, Law & Politics undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by Law & Politics' attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check.
Law & Politics publishes Super Lawyers magazines across the country. In addition to the magazines, Law & Politics publishes newspaper inserts and magazine special sections devoted to Super Lawyers. In 2009, Super Lawyers will reach more than 13 million readers. Super Lawyers was first published in Minnesota in 1991. William White, attorney and founding publisher, remains the publisher today. Law & Politics is owned by attorney Vance Opperman, the former president of West Publishing.
Super Lawyers can be found online at superlawyers.com, where lawyers can be searched by practice area and location.
About George L. Hampton IV:
Formerly a partner in the Trial and Intellectual Property Departments of McDermott, Will & Emery, Mr. Hampton's practice focuses on the trial of complex commercial and real estate matters including unfair competition, trade secret and intellectual property disputes.
HamptonHolley LLP is a civil trial boutique law firm located in Corona del Mar, California representing a broad range of clients in business, real estate and intellectual property disputes. HamptonHolley LLP is listed in the 2009 "Martindale-Hubble Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers" in the areas of appellate practice, civil trial practice, and trademark, copyright and unfair competition.