AUGUSTA, Ga., Sept. 17, 2019 — Best Lawyers®, the oldest and most respected guide to the legal profession, is currently accepting nominations for the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©.
Nominations can be submitted by the general public, clients, other practicing lawyers, and marketing teams. We only ask that lawyers not nominate themselves. All lawyers included in the previous edition of The Best Lawyers in America publication are automatically nominated in their listed practice area for the 27th Edition.
After nominations are complete, lawyers are divided by geographic region and practice area. They are evaluated by their peers on the basis of professional expertise and undergo an additional verification process to make sure they currently practice and are in good standing with their local bar associations.
“Recognition by Best Lawyers is purely peer review. Nominating qualified lawyers is the first step in our process in identifying top legal talent,” said Best Lawyers CEO Phil Greer.
Nominees are recommended to be in practice for at least 10 years. It is also in the nominator’s best interest to only submit nominations for practice areas in which the lawyer specializes.
The redesigned Best Lawyers website allows the public to easily enter information for eligible lawyers using the online nomination form. The nomination period ends December 1, 2019.
Search the current edition of The Best Lawyers in America results by lawyer’s name, firm, region, and/or practice area by visiting www.bestlawyers.com.
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