Augusta, Georgia (PRWEB) November 07, 2011
Hull Barrett, PC is proud to announce the firm has earned eleven first-tier rankings in the second edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings. Rankings of practice areas are included in U.S. News & World Report’s Money issue, available November 15, with the full results available online now at http://www.USNews.com.
In the survey, Hull Barrett, PC was recognized with first tier rankings in the following practice areas:
- Commercial Litigation
- Employment Law - Management
- Government Relations Practice
- Health Care Law
- Litigation - Construction
- Litigation - First Amendment
- Litigation - Labor & Employment
- Litigation - Tax
- Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
- Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
- Tax Law
James B. Ellington, practice group leader of Hull Barrett, PC’s labor & employment group, said, “We take great pride in representing and serving our clients. To be recognized in 11 practice areas by our peers and clients is truly an honor and a great accomplishment.”
To rank firms across America for U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms," thousands of clients were surveyed along with leading lawyers and law firm managers. Clients were asked about “expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility, and whether they would refer another client to a firm.” Meanwhile, lawyers were asked about their colleagues “expertise, responsiveness, integrity, cost-effectiveness, and whether they would refer a matter to a firm and whether they consider a firm a worthy competitor.”
Last month, the firm announced that David E. Hudson was named Best Lawyers’ 2012 “Lawyers of the Year” for the Bet-the Company Litigation. Earlier, Hull Barrett, PC announced that 14 of the firm’s attorneys been named to the peer-review publication in 18 specialties, The Best Lawyers in America 2012® (Copyright 2011 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.).
About Hull Barrett, PC
Hull Barrett, PC is a full service law firm with 27 attorneys firm wide with offices in Augusta and Evans, Georgia and Aiken, South Carolina. The firm is engaged in a general civil practice providing a broad range of legal services with an emphasis on general litigation, trials and appeals; securities and corporate law; mergers, acquisitions and public offerings; local government law and eminent domain actions; health care; computer and technology law; internet ventures; trademark and copyright law; taxation; public finance; commercial real estate; construction law and disputes; employment law; banking law; insurance law; trusts, estate planning and probate; First Amendment and media law and environmental matters. Hull Barrett represents a broad client base of major corporations, small businesses, professional entities, financial and lending institutions, local governments, public authorities, public utilities, railroad companies, insurance companies, health care institutions and individuals.
Hull Barrett is also a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms (Primerus). Primerus is an international society of top-rated, independent, boutique law firms that have earned the right to display the Primerus seal of quality. As one of the most respected law firm societies, Primerus has over 170 member firms in 125 cities located in over 25 countries throughout the world. To learn more about how Primerus can provide the trusted legal advisors you need, visit http://www.primerus.com or call 800-968-1122.