PRLog (Press Release)
- May 3, 2012 -
Robert E. Whitley Jr., otherwise known as “Whit” is a prominent personal injury attorney in Raleigh, North Carolina. He recently earned the honor of the AV® rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
, a nationwide attorney rating service. The AV® rating is the highest rating any lawyer can obtain by the attorney rating service Martindale-Hubbell®
PEER REVIEW RATINGS™ is designed to help those seeking legal services to more easily identify and select a reputable attorney for what they need. The Martindale-Hubbell®
lawyer ratings function as an objective indicator that an attorney has displayed the highest level of ethical standards and professional conduct in their field of legal practice.
Each attorney undergoes a vigorous and exhaustive research process when they are being evaluated. The ratings are generated by evaluations of lawyers, other members of the bar and members of the judiciary in the United States and Canada. LexisNexis conducts the secure online Martindale-Hubbell®
surveys of attorneys across multiple jurisdictions and geographical locations, all in similar areas of practice to the attorney that is being rated.
Those who are surveyed are asked to asset their colleagues’ ethical standards, as well as their ethical ability in a specific field of practice. Once the ratings are in they are published in all formats of the Martindale-Hubbell®
Law Directory, and in the online listings on martindale.com, as well as other online locations. Today, the Martindale-Hubbell®
peer review rating system is highly respected and relied upon by attorneys and member of the judiciary all across the United States.
ratings reflect a combination of achieving extremely high ethical standards and a legal ability numeric rating. The ethical standards rating indicate the attorney’s adherence to ethics, reliability, and diligence to their professional responsibilities. The legal ability rating denotes their legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, their judgment, communication ability, and finally, their legal experience. The AV® Preeminent™ rating is the highest rating an attorney can achieve, and it is a direct indicator of an attorney’s high ethical standards and professional excellence.
Attorney Robert E. Whitley Jr. “Whit” has received the honorary AV® Preeminent™ rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
for his commitment to professional excellence. Today, attorney Robert E. Whitley Jr. practices personal injury law with his father and brother, and associate attorneys at the Whitely Law Firm in Raleigh, North Carolina.
To learn more about Robert E. Whitley Jr. and Whitley Law firm, visit their website at: http://www.WhitleyLawFirm.com