Best Lawyers, one of the oldest and most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession, has announced its 2017 “Atlanta Best Lawyers.” Several Swift Currie attorneys received this honor. The attorneys and their designated specialties are: C. Bradford Marsh – Personal Injury Litigation (Defendants) and Professional Malpractice Law (Defendants), Douglas A. Bennett – Workers’ Compensation Law (Employers), John F. Sacha – Workers’ Compensation Law (Employers), M. Diane Owens – Product Liability Litigation (Defendants), Mark T. Dietrichs – Litigation (Insurance), Robert R. Potter – Workers’ Compensation Law (Employers), Roger E. Harris – Medical Malpractice Law (Defendants) and Personal Injury Litigation (Defendants), Stephen L. Cotter – Insurance Law Litigation (Insurance), and F. Lane Finch, Jr – Insurance Law Litigation (Insurance).
For more than three decades, Best Lawyers lists have earned the respect of the profession, the media, and the public. Best Lawyers is known as being one of the most reliable, unbiased sources of legal referrals. It compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.
Best Lawyers also has a recognition known as “Lawyer of the Year” which is awarded to individual attorneys with the highest overall peer feedback for a specific practice area and geographic location. The lawyers being honored have received particularly high ratings in the peer surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity. Two Swift Currie attorneys were named as 2017 “Lawyers of the Year” – C. Bradford Marsh in Professional Malpractice Law (Defendants) and Douglas A. Bennett in Workers’ Compensation Law (Employers).