Richard Fennell Named to Best Lawyers in America®

James, McElroy & Diehl is proud to announce that Richard Fennell has been named to the 2011 edition of Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. This is Rich’s first time on the list; he is recognized in the area of Commercial Litigation.

The  other James, McElroy & Diehl attorneys named to the list and the areas in which they have been recognized are as follows:

  • William Diehl: Commercial Litigation and Family Law
  • Gary Hemric: Bet The Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Medical
    Malpractice Law, Personal Injury Litigation and Professional Malpractice Law
  • Edward Hinson: Bet The Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation and
    Criminal Defense
  • Katherine Holliday: Family Law
  • Russell Kornegay III: Family Law
  • Charles M. Viser: DUI/DWI Defense

This is the twentieth year Bill Diehl has been recognized.

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive annual peer-review survey. For the new U.S. edition, more than 24,126 leading attorneys cast more than 2.8 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in the same and related specialties.

Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, thus inclusion in the Best Lawyers listing is considered the highest honor. For 26 years, the Best Lawyers listing has served as the most unbiased resource for the media and the public, and as the most reliable source of legal referrals anywhere.