Families who need legal assistance in Oklahoma know that they can put their trust in Burch, George & Germany.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) August 13, 2014
– The Oklahoma City personal injury and product liability law firm of Burch, George & Germany, P.C., today announced that partner Kelly A. George has been reaffirmed as entitled to Martindale-Hubble’s AV Preeminent® rating.
Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are based on evaluations by lawyers and other members of the bar and the judiciary. Obtaining the AV Preeminent rating means a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.
“We continue to be proud of Kelly and his legal work for our clients and community,” said firm partner Derek K. Burch. “We are gratified that our peers recognize Kelly George’s legal ability and high ethical standards. Families who need legal assistance in Oklahoma know that they can put their trust in Burch, George & Germany.”
Kelly George is a southwestern Oklahoma native who earned his law degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 1989. After several years in general practice, he and Mr. Burch, a law-school friend, established the firm of Burch & George in 1997 with the goal of focusing solely on plaintiff’s cases. DeeAnn L. Germany became a partner in Burch, George & Germany, P.C, in 2011.
Burch, George & Germany represents plaintiffs across Oklahoma in personal injury and product liability lawsuits involving all types of accidents and injuries.
Mr. George first attained the AV Preeminent® rating in 2003. Attorneys Derek Burch and James Scimeca of Burch, George & Germany also have received the AV Preeminent® rating.
In compiling the rating, Martindale-Hubbell® first considers General Ethical Standards. Only lawyers who meet the "very high" criteria of General Ethical Standards are then rated for their Legal Ability.
Legal Ability is judged in five areas rated on a scale of 1 to 5. These areas are:
- Legal Knowledge - familiarity with the laws governing the lawyer’s specific area of practice(s).
- Analytical Capabilities - creativity in analyzing legal issues and applying technical knowledge.
- Judgment - demonstration of the salient factors that drive the outcome of a given case or issue.
- Communication Ability - capability to communicate persuasively and credibly.
- Legal Experience - degree of experience in the lawyer’s specific area of practice(s).
An AV Preeminent® rating, the highest available, is conferred for an overall rating of 4.5 to 5.0.
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About Burch, George & Germany, P.C.
Burch, George & Germany, P.C., represents plaintiffs from all 77 of Oklahoma’s counties in personal injury and product liability lawsuits involving all types of accidents and injuries. Motor vehicle accidents involving cars, trucks or motorcycles are a main focus of the law firm. The firm’s attorneys also handle legal claims involving defective or dangerous products, such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices and any other unsafe consumer item. Burch, George & Germany, P.C. is located at 204 N. Robinson Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK, 73102. For more information, call (405) 239-7711 or (877) 239-7711 or contact the firm online.