ATLANTA, GA / ACCESSWIRE / May 17, 2019 / We are delighted to announce that Smith Currie & Hancock was ranked nationally by the prestigious Chambers USA 2019 in construction law. Smith Currie also wishes to congratulate the eleven individual attorneys of our firm, each of whom received nods. In addition, Smith Currie & Hancock offices in San Francisco, Fort Lauderdale, Atlanta, and Tysons all were touted in the newest release of Chambers USA 2019. As always, we are grateful for the trust our clients place in our firm, and for the professional communities in which we practice whose remarks made these rankings a reality.
This year's Smith Currie rankings are as follows:
FIRM/OFFICE RANKINGS FOR CONSTRUCTION LAW:
- Smith Currie Nationwide - Band 3
- California - Band 5
- Florida - Band 4
- Georgia - Band 1
- Virginia - Band 2
- Philip E. Beck - Band 1
- James F. Butler - Band 3
- Robert C. Chambers - Eminent Practitioner
- Thomas J. Kelleher - Senior Statesman
- Eric L. Nelson - Band 2
- Ronald G. Robey - Band 2
- George D. Wenick - Band 3
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
- Adam F. Haimo - Band 3
- Brian A. Wolf - Band 5
- Shannon J. Briglia - Band 1
- Lauren P. McLaughlin - Band 2
Chambers USA identifies the top lawyers and law firms in 175 countries. The organization serves as a resource in the decision-making process for some of the world's largest companies when selecting outside counsel. Rankings are determined by assessing the firm's work, including the size and types of matters handled. The research also includes feedback from external market sources, with an emphasis on opinions provided by its clients. In order to be ranked in the guide, the firm and its lawyers need to demonstrate sustained excellence.
Rankings are based on bands from 1, being the highest, to 6. Band placements are based on qualities including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, and commitment, among other assets. In addition to band rankings, other honors are given, including Senior Statesperson, a lawyer who no longer works hands on with the same intensity, but remains pivotal to the firm's success, and Eminent Practitioners, highly influential lawyers who are less active but remain key players.
About Smith, Currie and Hancock LLP
Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP is a construction and government contract law firm with seven offices nationwide. The firm provides timely, common sense solutions to legal and business problems that confront developers, owners, construction managers, general contractors, trade contractors, design professionals, manufactures, suppliers, sureties and insurers. The firm provides legal services regarding all phases of the design and construction process including project counsel, contract compliance, claims preservation, litigation, trial, arbitration, and alternative dispute resolution. For more information, visit www.smithcurrie.com.
SOURCE: Smith Currie & Hancock