The firm is proud to announce Ms. Ridgway’s selection as one of the 2013 Five Star Wealth Managers who will be included in the April 2013 issue of Seattle magazine. There is no fee payment by wealth managers for award consideration. Wealth managers cannot nominate themselves. Candidates are nominated by firms, peers or on standing in the industry as the basis for pre-qualification. They must provide quality services and meet 10 eligibility and evaluation criteria.
A licensed attorney, CPA, or credentialed investment advisory representative (IAR), or registered FINRA representative is the first qualification. A minimum of five years of active employment is a credential professional in field of financial services is required. Also required are acceptance of new clients, favorable regulatory and complaint history review and the review is based on internal firm standards. The criteria considered are the client retention rate over one year and a five-year retention rate. The number of client households served and the amount of discretionary and non-discretionary client assets administered are considerations when selecting award nominees and recipients.
Sheila Ridgway, Ridgeway Law Group, P.S. has met all criteria and voted amongst the top of the financial advisors, investment advisors, financial planners, tax advisors and estate planning attorneys in the greater Seattle area.
Ridgway Law Group, P.S. represents clients in estate and probate matters throughout the Seattle, Washington region. The highly Avvo® and AV® Peer Review rated firm proudly announces their award as one of the 2013 Five Star Wealth Managers who will be included in the April 2013 issue of Seattle magazine. Last year the firm concentrated on updating their research process that aligned with the needs and wants of advisors, firms, consumers, regulatory bodies. The result was great feedback from other Five Star Wealth Managers. The firm was chosen among a select group of top wealth managers, which includes financial planners, financial advisors, investment advisors, tax advisors and estate planning attorneys to receive the prestigious award. Nominees for the award must meet 10 specific eligibility and evaluation criteria that are associated with wealth managers. The firm helps clients with their legal needs through litigation, mediation, estate administration, elder law, and provides fiduciary services. You can learn more about the attorneys and firm at http://www.ridgwaylawgroup.com.