he Martindale-Hubbell® ratings help those in need of legal services identify, evaluate and select the most appropriate lawyer within a specific practice area. Lawyer Ratings serve as an objective indicator that a lawyer has the highest ethical standards and professional ability. Martindale-Hubbell recognize attorneys with a strong legal ability as well as high ethical standards. Peer review ratings and client review ratings are able to provide a complete view of the attorneys abilities and level of service.
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