Nashville, Tenn. (PRWEB) October 16, 2012
John Lyell of the Lyell Law Firm has been named Government Relations Lawyer of the Year in Nashville, by the legal publication Best Lawyers®. Beginning in 2009, the peer-reviewed legal publication began composing a listing of the lawyers in high-profile legal practice areas from across the U.S. Published in almost 70 countries around the globe and including more than 50,000 attorneys in 128 different areas of practice, the journal has been hailed as one of the most credible sources for legal referrals.
John Lyell is the founder of the Lyell Law Firm and has been practicing law for more than 35 years in a wide range of civil matters with a particular emphasis on legislative advocacy and administrative law. He has been recognized in the area of government relations for his dedication to providing sound legislative legal counsel to businesses and organizations including Fortune 500 companies, large trade associations and professional sports franchises. Attorneys and legislators alike have benefited from Lyell’s experience and expertise in public policy, politics, law and regulatory matters in a variety of cases.
The Best Lawyer winners are chosen each year through an intensive voting process that includes a peer-review and assessment by over 3 million leading lawyers from all over the U.S. To be selected for this prestigious award not only speaks to the recipients’ professionalism and integrity, but also the level of respect warranted to them by their colleagues and professional community.
This award holds a high level of significance as only one attorney is selected by Best Lawyers® for each area of practice in large legal communities.
About Lyell Law Firm
The Lyell Law Firm is located in Nashville and provides legal representation for businesses, organizations and individuals before the legislative and executive branches of the state of Tennessee.